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GradDip Physics
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 60)
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.

Duration

2 years part-time.

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 Dip 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.

Related Programmes
MSc Physics (Negotiated Learning) FT
Grad Cert Physics (Negotiated Learning) PT

Further enquiries

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

Comment

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.

Remember to mention gradireland when contacting institutions!