Course Overview

Electrical & Electronic Engineering at NUI Galway has three research priorities:

Parallel with these research priorities is a significant technological capability in Embedded Systems Design, which has potential application across all of Electrical & Electronic Engineering research priorities but which has demonstrated particular application in Biomedical, Biometrics & Bio-inspired Electronicsand in Signal Processing & Communications.

Programmes Available

PhD (Electrical & Electronic Engineering), part-time
MEngSc (Electrical & Electronic Engineering), full-time
MEngSc (Electrical & Electronic Engineering), part-time
MApplSc (Electrical & Electronic Engineering), full-time
MApplSc (Electrical & Electronic Engineering), part-time
ME (Electrical & Electronic Engineering), full-time
ME (Electrical & Electronic Engineering), part-time

Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System


Learning Outcomes

Entry Requirements

PhD—high Honours standard in the primary degree.

MEngSc—Bachelor of Engineering (honours) or equivalent, at Second Class Honours Grade One level or above.

MApplSc—Honours degree from a recognised university or third level college or a Pass degree with at least three years relevant experience.

ME—Bachelor of Engineering degree and have proven engineering or research experience in a position of considerable responsibility.

Who’s Suited to This Course

Current research projects

Current funded research opportunity

Work Placement

Related Student Organisations

Career Opportunities

Find a Supervisor / PhD Project

If you are still looking for a potential supervisor or PhD project or would like to identify the key research interests of our academic staff and researchers, you can use our online portal to help in that search

Course Fees

Fees: EU

€5,890 (tuition €5,750 + student levy €140) p.a. 2023/24

Fees: Non EU

€14,890 p.a. 2023/24

Extra Information

EU Part time: Year 1 €3,990 (inclusive of student levy €140) p.a. 2023/24

All students, irrespective of funding, must pay the student levy of €140.

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