Course Overview

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Applications and Selections

Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System

Who Teaches this Course

Requirements and Assessment

Key Facts

Entry Requirements

Higher diploma students should hold a bachelor’s degree involving at least 35 ECTS of appropriate mathematics or applied mathematics modules or equivalent.

Masters’ students should hold a bachelor’s degree, involving a significant mathematical component at upper second-class honours level.

Additional Requirements


9 months, full-time, HDipAppSc/PDip; 1 year, full-time, MSc

Next start date

September 2021

A Level Grades ()

Average intake

20 (MSc/PDip) | 15 (HDipAppSc)

QQI/FET FETAC Entry Routes

Closing Date

28 July 2021

NFQ level

Mode of study

ECTS weighting

90 (MSc) | 60 (HDipAppSc, PDip)



Course code

1AL1 (MSc) | 1HA1 (HDipAppSc)

Why Choose This Course?

Career Opportunities

Who’s Suited to This Course

Learning Outcomes


Work Placement

Study Abroad

Related Student Organisations

Course Fees

Fees: EU

€6,716 p.a. 2021/22

Fees: Tuition

€6,576 p.a. 2021/21

Fees: Student levy

€140 p.a. 2021/22

Fees: Non EU

€16,216 p.a. 2021/22

EU fee for MSc €6,716
MSc [1AL1] EU fee €6,716
HDipAppSc [1HA1] EU fee €6,246 2021/22
For further information on postgraduate funding & scholarship opportunities see here.

Find out More

Dr Tobias Rossmann
T: +353 91 492 043



  • Postgraduate Taught Prospectus 2021

    Postgraduate Taught Prospectus 2021 PDF (11.3MB)