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What Dublin City University says about their program:
"This single programme, with four major options in Year Four, replaces and combines the best of DCU’s previous offerings in Electronic Engineering, Digital Media Engineering and Information and Communications Engineering.
You’ll be taught through conventional lectures, extensive tutorials (particularly in Year One), laboratory exercises and projects. Through these you’ll develop the ability to model and analyse the dynamics of a wide range of technological systems, as well as learn a creative and innovative approach to problem solving. The curriculum of the first three years and the 22.5 credits of core modules in Year Four are common to all ECE students."
We will guide you through the application procedure; please see the details below.
Undergraduate academic requirements
To be considered for a place in Year 1, you must present one of the following:
- GCSE A-Levels (4 A-Levels or 3 A-Levels + 1 AS-Level) must be in different subjects and completed in the same year or the preceding year only.
- International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma with a minimum score of 24 overall (Math and English are required subjects, math studies are not acceptable for programs with specific math requirements).
- An equivalent international qualification. *Grades required may vary by program.
- IELTS: 6.5 or above, with no less than 6.0 in any skill
- TOEFL: 92
- CAE: 180, with a minimum of 169 in all components
- Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CAP): 180, with a minimum of 169 in all components
- Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic): 63, with a minimum of 59 in all components
- Duolingo English Language Test (DET): 120 with 110 in each sub-score
Fees and funding
DCU Merit Scholarships (Year 1) The International Merit Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate applicants based on the strength of their application and pays €2,000 towards the first year of tuition.
DCU International Merit Scholarship The International Merit Scholarship is awarded to postgraduate applicants based on the strength of their application and pays €2,000 towards tuition fees.
Government of Ireland Scholarships The Government of Ireland International Education Scholarship is awarded by the Irish Government to 60 Non-EU students who will study at an Irish University. It pays full tuition for a year of full-time undergraduate, master's, or PhD studies and a €10,000 stipend. It is not awarded or judged by DCU.
The students must hold an offer from an Irish University to apply.
- Undergraduate tuition: from €12,600 to €15,000 per year
- Postgraduate tuition: from €15,000 to €17,000 per year
Visa requirements for Dublin City University
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