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

Additional Requirements


Structured Masters (research) MSc; 1 year full-time; 2 years part-time

Next start date

September 2020

A Level Grades ()

Average intake


QQI/FET FETAC Entry Routes

Closing Date

June 2021

NFQ level

Mode of study

ECTS weighting



Course code

1KET1; 1KET2

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

€7,450 p.a. 2020/21

Fees: Tuition

€7,226 p.a. 2020/21

Fees: Student levy

€224 p.a. 2020/21

Fees: Non EU

€20,750 p.a. 2020/21

Find out More

Dr. Gerard O'Connor, Vice Dean Grad Studies
College of Science, School of Physics
T: +353 91 492 513

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