Course Description

Computer Science - Applied Computer Science

The MSc in Computer Science (Applied) offers students with degrees that include three years of Computer Science a personalised programme of advanced CS modules to enhance their knowledge and fit their strengths. Furthermore, students deepen their research and practical skills through a project and dissertation plus an industrial work placement meaning they will get the opportunity to apply the skills from the lecture hall and the research laboratory in a real industrial environment. This will be a key part of their training and enhance their employment prospects following their graduation.

CollegeMaynooth University
Course LocationMaynooth, Kildare
Course CategoryComputer Science, IT & Computers
Course QualificationMasters Degree
Awarding BodyNational University of Ireland
Course Duration2 years full-time (1 year full-time taught modules, 6 months taught modules and dissertation, 6 month work placement
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsA degree that includes at least 3 years of computer science, achieved at 1st class or 2.1 honours degree level. For international student whose first language is not English, an English language exam certificate showing IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent) is required.
Carear PathMany students gain full-time employment with the company who sponsors their work placement. Graduates might work in companies such as Intel, Hewlett Packard, Google, Oracle, SAP, SISK and other private sector IT companies.
Course CodeMHG68
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1 Floor School of Education, North Campus Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Maynooth, Kildare, Republic of Ireland

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Maynooth University
1 Floor School of Education
North Campus Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Maynooth, Kildare
Republic of Ireland
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