|The NCBES at NUI Galway, where MSc lectures take place|
Entry Requirements: Second Class Honours, Grade 2 in any Science, Engineering or Technology degree. Candidates with less than Second Class Honours and with three years relevant practical experience may also be considered. Selection is based on the candidate's academic record at an undergraduate level and their aptitude for the course. Applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of proficiency in the English Language. An IELTS score (Science & Engineering) of 6.0 or TOEFL score of 550 paper based, 213 computer based, is required.
Fees: EU students: €6,815 per year (total €13,630)
Non EU students: €13,500 (total €27,000)
Application process: Applications to this programme are made online via The
Postgraduate Applications Centre (PAC), www.pac.ie/nuigalway
Applications are open until all places are filled. A total of 20 places are availabe, to be filled on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Note: In addition to submitting a completed application form, applicants are required to
provide a personal statement, explaining why they wish to undertake this
course (up to 600 words). Further information on the application process can be found at www.go4th.ie/msc_biomedical.html or www.go4th.ie/science_listing/ncbes.html
PAC Code: GYS19
Students who may not wish to commit to a 2-year programme are free to apply to the one-year postgraduate certificate in Biomedical Science (via distance learning), code GYS20. Programme content is identical to the first year programme of the MSc.
Contact: Course director Dr. Una FitzGerald (email@example.com).