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Software Engineering – MSc

  • Campus: Athlone

  • years: 2

  • Fees: €6,900

Course Overview

The aim of this programme is to provide an opportunity for computer professionals and engineers to enhance their knowledge and expertise in areas of current active research and development in software engineering. Participants gain exposure to the various techniques for performing academic research. The course also aims to provide an environment in which the participant is exposed to new technological developments, to ethical and social issues affecting the computer industry, and to the requirement to uphold general professional standards.

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Scholarships of €1,000 to maximum of €3,000 may be awarded based on academic achievement, personal statement outlining exceptional achievements, student ambassador programme, alumni scholarship and sibling scholarship to Non-EU students who apply through International Office or Country Advisors for TUS campuses.

International TUS alumni who wish to apply for a taught master’s may qualify for €3,000 reduced fee scholarship. More information is available from the International Office.

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Contact Details

Dr. Enda Fallon

Head of Department


What are the entry requirements?

Honours (Grade 2.2) degree in an appropriate engineering, computing or cognate discipline, or an equivalent qualification. Appropriate experience (or appropriate qualifier) may also be required depending upon the degree qualifications.

Course Modules

  • Software Engineering Project

  • Software Design

  • Data Science

  • Service-oriented Architecture

  • Agile Build and Delivery

  • Database Systems

  • Computer Networks and Telecommunications

  • Data Visualization

  • Rich Internet Applications

What can you do after this programme?

There is a high demand for skilled software engineering graduates resulting from the expansion of the software industry in Ireland and overseas.

Upon successful completion of this programme, graduates have the opportunity to complete Level 9/10 programmes here at TUS or elsewhere.