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B.Sc. Computer Science & Software Engineering

Faculty of Science & Engineering, National University of Ireland, Maynooth

You will study all the essentials of computers and software, as well as key areas in mathematics, business, and organisational studies. You will participate in extensive supervised practical work, including a six-month placement in industry.

Computer Science and Software Engineering is taken as a Single Honours Bachelor of Science degree. In First Year, students take Computer Science, Mathematics, and two other subjects from Biology, Chemistry, Experimental Physics, or Mathematical Physics. In Second Year, students take Computer Science related topics and two Mathematics modules. In Third Year and Fourth Year, students take Computer Science and Software Engineering topics. In Third Year, students must complete an industrial work placement of at least six months in duration.

As a student, you will have access to Maynooth's state-of-the-art computer labs as you acquire theoretical knowledge of the fundamental principles of computer science and software engineering, along with the ability to apply these principles in practice using modern tools and methodologies.

You will study all the essentials of computers and software, as well as key areas in mathematics, business, and organisational studies. You will participate in extensive supervised practical work, including a six-month placement in industry. You will acquire hands-on programming skills and advanced problem-solving techniques, and you will learn to think logically and analytically when approaching complex issues. You will also develop your creativity and communication skills.

Applicants must have completed a recognised High School Leaving Examination which is considered equivalent to the Irish Leaving Certificate.

Applicants should send

Complete application form

Transcript or other academic record such as high-school certificate or diploma. Copies of the original will be accepted, however, NUI Maynooth may request to see the original.

A letter of recommendation from a former or current Professor.

Applicants must have an IELTS score of 6, if not they may take our International Foundation Course. Minimum English language requirement for the IFC is IELTS 4.5 or equivalent.

The entire town of Maynooth is a campus.Maynooth is a university town in north County Kildare, Ireland.

Overview of Maynooth

Ireland, also known as the Republic of Ireland, is a sovereign state in Europe occupying about five-sixths of the island of Ireland. The capital is Dublin, located in the eastern part of the island.

Overview of Ireland

Capital: Dublin
Currencies: Euro
Population: 4.589 million (2012)
Dialing Code: 353
Degree Level: Bachelor
Tuition Fee: Free (EEA) , € 14,500 / Year (Non-EEA)
Language:English
Duration:4 Years
Start Date:September  2019
Delivery Mode:On Campus
Disciplines: Computer Science & IT
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