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GradCert Physics
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 30)
This programme offers graduates an opportunity to tailor the MSc curriculum to a targeted area of expertise in physics. Offers specialisation in Space Science, Nano Bio Science and Nano Technology

- This is a flexible programme where the students can design and control their training experience

- The modules are delivered by research active international staff with worldwide reputation

Entry requirements

• Entrance to the programme requires a degree or equivalent in Physics, Engineering, Computer Science or a related discipline. An upper second class honours, or the international equivalent is required.

• In special circumstances, students with a strong physics background and lower second class honours degree may be accepted.

• Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent.

Careers or further progression

Career Opportunities
Career opportunities, both in Ireland and internationally, include the following areas: space science, life and physical sciences and general support technology.

The Grad Cert can also be used as a stepping-stone to PhD research in physics or engineering. Prospective employers include agencies such as ESA and NASA, as well as Irish and international industry.

Further enquiries

Contact Name: Nicolae Buchete
Contact Number: +353(0) 1 716 2088


Who should apply?
Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No

Enrolment and start dates

Next Intake: 2017/2018 September.

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.

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