Apa yang akan saya pelajari?

You will receive broad exposure to all areas of Space Science & Technology, from understanding the detector payload and spacecraft requirements to space mission design, project management and proposal writing.

  • Open to all graduates of Science, Engineering, Computing and Mathematics
  • Design your own curriculum
  • Workshop sessions with senior industry practitioners

Careers & Employability

Career opportunities include space research (mission specialist, payload scientist, mission planner), space-based applications (Earth observation and environmental monitoring, satellite navigation, telecommunications, space weather, radiation science, spacecraft engineering, manned space flight, space tourism), and enabling technology propulsion (simulations and testing orbital mechanics and materials).

Top European employers include Airbus, Thales, Moog, Curtiss-Wright, and ESA. The MSc can also be used as a stepping-stone to PhD research.

Vision and Values Statement

This course provides an overview of the opportunities and challenges of operating in the Space sector. Students develop an appreciation of the nature and origin of constraints that impact on diverse areas of expertise within this highly cross-disciplinary sector, and develop skills relevant to a variety of space-related roles. The course aims to significantly enhances the student’s employment prospects in the Space sector, and to open up pathways to space-related research. Entry is open to graduates of physics or engineering.

The learning environment is research-based, with extensive expertise available to the students. The students will experience an environment where cross-disciplinary, industry and international connections are rich. The programme is strongly supported by industry through curriculum delivery and the provision of internship opportunities.

Teaching and learning approaches evolve as the course progresses, from a traditional lecture and exam style approach to autonomous self-directed learning and continuous assessment. The course culminates in a professional placement, either in academia or industry. In reaching this point, the student is supported in their learning through lectures, practical/laboratory work, small project work, seminars, and the advancement of team and self-directed skills.

Programme Outcomes

  • Describe the state-of-the-art knowledge and skills in the field
  • Apply acquired knowledge and skills to a individual research project in the field
  • Work in cross-disciplinary, international teams on paper studies and laboratory projects
  • Engage actively in professional networking within the field
  • Draw on a suite of professional skills specific to the field, such as project management, proposal writing, and space science communication skills.
  • Draw on a suite of transferrable skills, such as problem solving, scientific report writing, and presentation skills.

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UCD College of Science

Pilihan kuliah

Purna Waktu (1 tahun)

Biaya kuliah
€25.600,00 (Rp 442.624.901) per tahun

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Tanggal mulai

Januari 2021


UCD College of Science

Room E1 09,

UCD O'Brien Centre for Science,



Republic of Ireland

Persyaratan masuk

Untuk mahasiswa dari Indonesia

The normal requirement for entry to a Master’s Degree programme is a second class honours degree in a relevant subject. In addition course work and examinations may also be specified by the College at entry; normally these have to be satisfactorily completed in the first year of a Master’s degree programme. IELTS - An average score of 6.5 over all components and a minimum of 6.0 in each band on the Academic Version; A minimum score of 600 in the paper-based Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL PBT), with Test of Written English at 475 +. In the computer based TOEFL, a minimum score of 250 is required. A minimum score of 90 is required in the Internet based TOEFL (IBT).

Untuk mahasiswa internasional

Applicants should hold a minimum of a 2.2 award in an honours degree in Physical Science, Maths, Computer Science or Engineering. (NFQ Level 8 or International equivalent) .

Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent.

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) administered by Princeton University:

A minimum score of 600 in the paper-based Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL PBT), with Test of Written English at 475 +; a minimum score of 90 is required in the Internet based TOEFL (iBT) with a score of at least 20 in each section.

Cambridge Examinations: English language examinations administered by the University of Cambridge: 176+ on Cambridge English scale (with no less than 169 in each skill and use of English)

Acceptable Examinations:

  • Proficiency Certificate, Grade C (i.e. CEFR Level C1 or C2).
  • Advanced Certificate, Grade C (i.e. CEFR Level C1 or C2)
  • First Certificate, Grade A (i.e. CEFR Level C1)

Pearson English Language Text: Minimum of 63 and at least 59 for each item of both skills profiles.

Mungkin ada beberapa persyaratan IELTS yang berbeda, tergantung jurusan yang kamu ambil

Tentang universitas ini

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  • Diakui secara global untuk proses belajar mengajar terbaik
  • Beasiswa bagi mahasiswa internasional