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Energy Systems

University College Dublin

24 months
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25600 EUR/year
8085 EUR/year
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About

The ME in Energy Systems at University College Dublin prepares graduates to meet the engineering, economic and environmental challenges facing the energy systems of developed and developing countries. Graduates of this programme gain a comprehensive understanding of the complex multi-disciplinary and often conflicting issues that arise in the search for effective solutions.

Overview

Graduates will also be capable of working anywhere in the world at an advanced technical level or as a professional engineering manager. Candidates who have already completed a 4-year professional engineering bachelor’s degree may be eligible for recognition of prior learning, enabling  them to complete this programme over 12 months. 

The ME in Energy Systems at University College Dublin prepares engineers for work in designing and developing future energy systems and aims to deepen understanding of the interactions between these systems and the environment and energy policy, taking account of economic factors. T

Career

  • Graduates of this ME Energy Systems programme will be equipped with the skill set and knowledge vital for crucial roles in research, design and development in companies in the energy sector. Graduates from this programme have obtained jobs in a wide variety of organisations in Ireland and further afield, the majority in the energy sector.

Accreditation

The UCD ME (Energy Systems) degree programme is fully accredited at Masters level by Engineers Ireland  and the programme has been awarded the EUR-ACE® Label as a Second Cycle Accredited European Engineering Programme under the EUR-ACE Framework of Standards for Accreditation of Engineering Programmes

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Entrepreneurship in Action
  • Air Pollution
  • Chem Proc Sust & Ren Energy
  • Process Control
  • Environmental Engineering Fundamentals
  • Energy Economics and Policy
  • Electrical and Electronic Circuits
  • Electrical Energy Systems 
  • Power System Engineering 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours undergraduate degree  (NFQ level 8) with a minimum upper second class honours 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.
  •  Students meeting the programme’s academic entry requirements but not the English language requirements, may enter the programme upon successful completion of UCD’s International Pre-Master’s Pathway programmes. 
  • These are the minimum entry requirements – additional criteria may be requested for some programmes 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25600 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8085 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8085 EUR per year during 24 months.

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.

Funding

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