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Space Science and Technology

University College Dublin

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
25600 EUR/year
8750 EUR/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Anytime
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

You will receive broad exposure to all areas of Space Science and Technology at University College Dublin, from understanding the detector payload and spacecraft requirements to space mission design, project management and proposal writing. 

Overview

Career

Career opportunities for this Space Science and Technology area at University College Dublin include space research (mission specialist, payload scientist, mission planner), space-based applications (Earth observation and environmental monitoring, satellite navigation, telecommunications, space weather, radiation science, spacecraft engineering, manned space flight, space tourism), and enabling technology propulsion (simulations and testing orbital mechanics and materials).

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The Space Environment
  • Applications of Space Science
  • Space Sector Professional Skills
  • Satellite Subsystems
  • Space Sector Internship

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

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

Language

English

Credits

90 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should hold a minimum of a 2.2 award in an honours degree in Physical Science, Maths,Computer Science or Engineering. (NFQ Level 8 or International equivalent) .
  • 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

    25600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25600 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8750 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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