Computer Science HD in Science

Computer Science HD in Science

Higher Education Certificate
12 months
Application deadlines: 30 June
Processing time: 10 days
Application fee: €150
Intakes: September
International tuition: €15,000
Domestic tuition: €6,200

Program overview

Students choose, subject to module prerequisites, 9 modules; modules chosen must not have been covered at this level in a previous qualification. In addition a project is required.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • PTE
Applicants for the course are required to hold a 3-year university degree, or its equivalent, recognized by the Senate of the University with computing as one of its subjects. (Examples include BA degrees with Computing and degrees where Computing is a minor subject). Graduates with less computing than required are recommended to apply for the Higher Diploma in Information Technology MHG54. Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level.

Career opportunities

The course brings graduates to a level equivalent to a 4-year degree in computer science and to apply for jobs intended for such graduates. Graduates will be eligible to apply for further postgraduate study including taught MSc in Computer Science and MSc/PhD by research.

Campus location

Maynooth , Ireland

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