Science 2021/2022


Master's Degrees - NFQ Level 9

MRes Degrees
MRes (Master of Research) in Animal Behaviour and Welfare
MRes (Master of Research) in Biochemistry and Cell Biology
MRes (Master of Research) in Environmental Science
MRes (Master of Research) in Geological Sciences
MRes (Master of Research) in Plant Biology

MSc Degrees
The MSc Degree is available in the following areas, most commonly through research (see here for Regulations governing the Degree of Master by Research):

Anatomy (Neuroscience), Applied Mathematics, Applied Psychology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Computer Science, Ecology, Environmental Science, Fisheries Management, Development and Conservation, Geography, Geology, Materials Science, Mathematical Physics, Mathematics, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Physics, Plant Science, Statistics, Zoology.

The following Taught MSc Degrees are available:

Actuarial Science
Analysis of Pharmaceutical Compounds
Analytical Chemistry
Applied Environmental Geology (for students who entered prior to 2020/21)*
Applied Environmental Geoscience (for students who entered in/from to 2020/21*
*The title of this programme has changed from MSc (Applied Environmental Geology) to MSc (Applied Environmental Geoscience) for students entering the programme from 2020/21 onwards.
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
Computing Science
Data Science and Analytics
Environmental Analytical Chemistry
Financial and Computational Mathematics
Freshwater Quality Monitoring and Assessment
Interactive Media
Marine Biology
Mathematical Modelling and Self-Learning Systems (for students who enter from 2018/19)*
Molecular Cell Biology with Bioinnovation

MSc Qualifying Examination