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Electronic and Computer Engineering, M.Eng.

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    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #193 (QS) ,
This ME in Electronic and Computer Engineering is a two-year programme designed to develop professional engineers who can excel in the electronic and computer sectors worldwide. Graduates of this highly sought after Masters leave equipped to forge a career at the highest level in this major sector of the world economy.


The electronic and computer sectors continue to change the way we live, and drive a significant fraction of the world economy.  This comes about through constant innovation, led by creative people with a strong understanding of the fundamentals of their field.  This programme will help you to join in this success.

  • Delivered by a highly research intensive School holding 101-150 in the QS world subject rankings, this two-year programme provides 6-8 months professional work experience as an embedded element of the programme.
  • You will gain an advanced understanding of a broad range of areas within electronic and computer engineering, and develop your skills in design, innovation and problem solving.  
  • A range of advanced topics from electronic engineering, computer science and business with options that allow you to tailor your degree to suit your interests

Programme Structure


  • Numerical Algorithms
  • Intro to Operating Systems
  • Foundations of Computing
  • Networks and Internet Systems
  • Processor Design
  • Performance of Computer Systems
  • Advances in Wireless Networking
  • Software Engineering (ME)
  • Solid-State Electronics I
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Signal Processing: Theory and Applications
  • Communication Theory
  • Solid-State Electronics II
  • Signals and Systems
  • Modelling and Simulation
  • Control Theory

                                                            Detailed Programme Facts

                                                            • Programme intensity Full-time
                                                              • Full-time duration 24 months
                                                            • Credits
                                                              90 alternative credits
                                                            • Languages
                                                              • English
                                                            • Delivery mode
                                                              On Campus

                                                            English Language Requirements

                                                            You only need to take one of these language tests:

                                                            • Minimum required score:


                                                              The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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                                                            • Minimum required score:


                                                              The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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                                                            Academic Requirements

                                                            • A bachelors degree with a minimum upper second class honours (NFQ level 8) or international equivalence in a relevant Engineering programme.
                                                            • 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.

                                                            Tuition Fee

                                                            • International

                                                              23800 EUR/year
                                                              Tuition Fee
                                                              Based on the original amount of 23800 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
                                                            • EU/EEA

                                                              7490 EUR/year
                                                              Tuition Fee
                                                              Based on the original amount of 7490 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
                                                            We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                                                            Living costs for Dublin

                                                            • 1100 - 1800 EUR/month
                                                              Living Costs

                                                            The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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