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Electrical, Electronic & Computer Engineering (ME)
Master of Engineering (Electrical, Electronic & Computer Engineering)
College of Engineering & Informatics
This full-time programme is at Level 9 in the Irish qualifications system and it has been designed to meet the educational requirements necessary for progression to Chartered Engineer status with Engineers Ireland. Accreditation for the programme will be sought after the first cohort of graduates emerges from the programme. NUI Galway has a long tradition of providing a high quality accredited bachelor degree (BE) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and in Electronic and Computer Engineering. The new programme builds on this experience and the ME Electrical, Electronic & Computer Engineering will see NUI Galway educate a new generation of electrical, electronic and computer engineers to even higher standards.
This programme is offered within the new €40m Engineering Building, a14,200 square metre, modern, energy-efficient
facility, and the largest School of Engineering in the country. The building is equipped with an extensive range of high-tech
teaching and research electrical, electronic and computer engineering laboratory facilities The programme will be delivered by staff members who are world leaders in terms of research and industry interaction.
Entry to the programme is open to individuals who have Second Class Honours in a Level 8 degree in a related discipline from a recognised university or third level college.
1 year, full-time
Next start date: September 2016
ECTS weighting: 60
Average intake: 20
Closing date: Please refer to offer rounds/closing dates website
NFQ level: 9
The ME has three primary elements: (i) advanced core modules in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, (ii) an individual capstone project, and (iii) modules on transferrable skills and personal development.
The core Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering 5-credit advanced technical modules will be in topics covered by our research priorities of:
- Embedded Systems Design
- Signal Processing & Communications
- Power Electronics & Energy Conversion
- Biomedical, Biometrics and Bio-inspired Electronics
Available modules in the area of transferable skills will include:
- Applied Mathematics
- Engineering Finance
- Engineering Research Methods
- Advanced Statistics for Engineers
- Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
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