Science 2019/2020


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
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
Computing Science
Data Science and Analytics
Environmental Analytical Chemistry
Exploration Field Geology (not on offer in 2019/20)
Financial and Computational Mathematics
Freshwater Quality Monitoring and Assessment
Geographical Information Systems and Remote Sensing (not on offer in 2019/20)
Interactive Media
Marine Biology
Mathematical Modelling and Scientific Computing (for students who entered prior to 2018/19)*
Mathematical Modelling and Self-Learning Systems (for students who enter from 2018/19)*
*The MSc (Mathematical Modelling and Scientific Computing) is being phased out and replaced by the MSc (Mathematical Modelling and Self-Learning Systems) for students entering the programme from 2018/19 onwards.
Molecular Cell Biology with Bioinnovation

MSc Qualifying Examination