MSc Physics

Academic Year 2019/2020

Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)

This programme offers graduates an opportunity to tailor the MSc curriculum to a targeted area of expertise in physics.

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  • 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

Careers & Employability

Career opportunities, both in Ireland and internationally, include the following areas: launchers, earth observation, satellite navigation, space transportation, satellite communications, space science experiments, life and physical sciences and general support technology.

The MSc 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.

Curricular information is subject to change