School of Electronic Engineering


Masters/Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate options available at DCU in the following areas:

  • Telecommunications Engineering(on-campus or distance learning)
  • Electronic Systems(on-campus or distance learning)

Additionally, via the 3U Partnership of DCU, Maynooth and RCSI, the following programme is available:

Electronic Systems / Telecommunications Engineering Information

Programme Majors

Students on the Electronic Systems and Telecommunications programmes may decide to focus their field of study into any of four unique areas.

If you are ambitious, want to stay abreast of new developments, wish to enhance your qualifications, are prepared to commit time to personal development and yet have limited opportunity for on-campus attendance, then this programme structure is designed for you.  You can take courses remotely over the WEB - the distance learning option, attend lectures on-campus, or mix and match combining on-campus and distance learning to suit your particular circumstances.

 For Web-based modules, courses can be studied via the Internet using online notes, e-mail, e-Conferencing, online assessments, tutorials and so on.  For more information, please visit the following: 

The programmes have two intakes each year, one in September and one in February.


Induction Presentation 2015/2016

Induction for new students took place on the first Monday of Week 1.  If you have missed the induction session or would like a copy of the presentation, please find the links below:


Entry Requirements

Direct Access to M.Eng in Electronic Systems/M.Eng in Telecommunications Engineering requires a minimum H2.2 in electronic/electrical engineering, applied physics or computer science.

Masters Qualifier (1 year pre-Masters course) requires a pass in a Level 8 Bachelor degree in a relevant discipline OR (in exceptional circumstances) a strong result in a Level 7 programme plus a miniumum 3 years’ relevant experience. The candidate must also demonstrate at interview that their qualifications and experience are satisfactory preparation for the programme. Successful completion of the Masters Qualifier allows entry to the M.Eng in Electronic Systems/M.Eng in Telecommunications)

For more details regarding application, closing dates and registration, please visit the following links:

A large amount of information can also be found in the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).




Contact Information

 Registration Enquiries:
    The Registrar's Office,
    Dublin City University 
    Glasnevin, Dublin 9 
    +353 1 7005338

 (more contact info)

 Programme Enquiries:
    Irene Farragher, 
    Faculty of Eng. &Computing,
    +353 1 7006857
    Email:  Irene Farragher