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.
|Population:||4.589 million (2012)|
|Tuition Fee:||Free (EEA) , € 14,500 / Year (Non-EEA)|
|Start Date:||September 2019|
|Delivery Mode:||On Campus|
|Disciplines:||Computer Science & IT|