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Over 160 Years of Education 


UCD is one of Europe's leading research-intensive universities; an environment where undergraduate education, masters and PhD training, research, innovation and community engagement form a dynamic spectrum of activity.


Since its foundation, the University has made a unique contribution to the creation of modern Ireland, based on successful engagement with Irish society on every level and across every sphere of activity. The international standing of UCD has grown in recent years; it is currently ranked within the top 1% of higher education institutions world-wide. UCD is also Ireland's most globally engaged university with over 30,000 students drawn from 136 countries, including almost 4,000 students based at locations outside of Ireland. The University's main Dublin campus occupies an extensive parkland estate of 133 hectares and offers world-leading facilities including the UCD O'Brien Centre for Science, UCD Sutherland School of Law, UCD Lochlan Quinn School of Business, UCD Moore Centre for Business, and the UCD Student Centre.


As Ireland's largest university, with its great strength and diversity of disciplines, UCD embraces its role to contribute to the flourishing of Ireland through the study of people, society, business, economy, culture, languages and the creative arts, as well as through research and innovation. The University's Strategy 2020-2024 Rising to the Future outlines the objectives and major strategic initiatives set in place in order to accomplish UCD's vision for this era.

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University College Dublin: Student life

With over 70 student societies, UCD has something for everyone. Being involved in society life is a great way to make friends and develop your skills. The university experience is all about getting involved and getting active, trying something new, having fun and making some great friends and memories along the way. You can join any of the student societies throughout the year by attending their events and getting in touch. Find more information here


UCD Students’ Union works to represent every one of the 30,000+ students attending UCD. They offer help, advice and an advocacy service for students. They also run cheap student shops, affordable entertainment & campaigns promoting the best interests of their members. Find more information here


Getting involved in a sports club is an ideal way to keep fit, learn a new skill, meet people with similar interests, as well as provide a welcome break from academic life. UCD sports clubs are for the most part student-run and student-led, so you can play your sport and if you wish also lead and develop your club. With nearly 60 sports clubs to choose from, ranging from team sports, adventure sports, water sports to martial arts, there is something for everyone! Find more information here

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Overview of Masters programmes - University College Dublin

comprehensive profile   Architecture
comprehensive profile   Architecture, Urbanism & Climate Action
comprehensive profile   Biomedical Engineering
comprehensive profile   Biopharmaceutical Engineering
comprehensive profile   Biosystems & Food Engineering
comprehensive profile   Chemical Engineering
comprehensive profile   Civil, Structural & Environmental Engineering
comprehensive profile   Electrical Power Engineering
comprehensive profile   Electronic & Computer Engineering
comprehensive profile   Electronic and Computer
comprehensive profile   Electronic Design
comprehensive profile   Energy Systems
comprehensive profile   Engineering Management
comprehensive profile   Engineering with Business
comprehensive profile   Environmental Policy
comprehensive profile   Environmental Technology
comprehensive profile   Food Engineering
comprehensive profile   Interfacial Engineering
comprehensive profile   Landscape Architecture
comprehensive profile   Landscape Studies
comprehensive profile   Management
comprehensive profile   Management (Food Engineering)
comprehensive profile   Materials Science & Engineering
comprehensive profile   Materials Science & Engineering
comprehensive profile   Mechanical Engineering
comprehensive profile   Optical Engineering
comprehensive profile   Optical Engineering
comprehensive profile   Power System Analysis
comprehensive profile   Regional & Urban Planning
comprehensive profile   Structural Engineering
comprehensive profile   Sustainable Energy & Green Technologies
comprehensive profile   Urban Design & Planning
comprehensive profile   Water, Waste & Environmental Engineering
    Accounting & Financial Management
    Actuarial Science
    Additional Support Needs
    Advanced Pain Management
    Advanced Pain Management with Prescriptive Authority
    Advanced Physiotherapy Studies
    Advanced Software Engineering
    Agricultural Extension and Innovation
    Agriculture & Food Science
    American Literature
    American Politics & Foreign Policy
    Anglo-Irish Literature & Drama
    Applied Economics
    Applied Linguistics
    Applied Mathematics & Theoretical Physics
    Archaeology (Research)
    Architectural Science
    Architecture (Research)
    Archives & Records Management
    Art History
    Art History & Cultural Policy
    Aviation Finance
    Behavioural Economics
    Biological & Environmental Science
    Biological and Biomolecular Science
    Biology and Environmental Science
    Biomolecular & Biomedical Science
    Biosystems & Food Engineering (Research MSc)
    Biosystems & Food Engineering (Research)
    Biotechnology & Business
    Biotherapeutics and Business
    Business Administration
    Business Analytics
    Business of Law
    Chemical & Bioprocess Engineering
    Chemistry (Research)
    Child Art Psychotherapy
    Child Welfare & Protection
    Children & Youth Studies
    Civil Engineering
    Classics (Research)
    Climate Change: Science & Impacts
    Clinical & Translational Research
    Clinical Leadership in Healthcare
    Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics
    Coaching Science in Sport
    Cognitive Science
    Common Law
    Comparative Social Change
    Computational Physics
    Computed Tomography
    Computer Science
    Computer Science (Negotiated Learning)
    Computer Science (Research)
    Connected Health
    Consciousness & Embodiment
    Creative Writing
    Crime, Violence & Conflict
    Criminology & Criminal Justice
    Critical Care Nursing
    Cultural Policy & Arts Management
    Cultural Sociology
    Data & Computational Science
    Data Analytics
    Development Practice
    Digital Curation
    Digital Innovation
    Digital Investigation Forensic Computing
    Digital Marketing
    Drama & Performance Studies
    Earth Sciences
    Education (ProfMasters)
    Education & Lifelong Learning
    Educational Psychology
    Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    Electrical Energy Engineering
    Emergency Medical Science
    Energy & Environmental Finance
    English, Drama & Film
    Environmental Resource Management
    Environmental Science
    Environmental Sustainability
    Equality Studies
    European Governance
    European History
    European Law & Public Affairs
    European Politics & Policy
    European Public Affairs & Law
    European Regional & Minority Cultures
    Executive MBA
    Experimental Archaeology & Material Culture
    Film Studies
    Food Business Strategy
    Food Regulatory Affairs
    Food Safety & Risk Analysis
    Food, Nutrition & Health
    Forensic Computing and Cyber Crime Investigation
    Forensic Medicine
    Gender Studies
    Gender, Sexuality & Culture
    Geographies of the Global South
    Geography (Research)
    Geopolitics & the Global Economy
    Global Change: Ecosystem Science & Policy
    Global Migration & Cultural Differences
    Group Analytic Psychotherapy
    Health Policy & Systems Research
    Health Systems Management
    Health, Wellbeing & Society
    Healthcare (Risk Management & Quality)
    Healthcare Informatics
    History (Research)
    History of Welfare & Medicine in Society
    Housing Design
    Human Resource Management
    Human Rights
    Humanitarian Action
    Information & Communication Studies
    Information Studies
    Information Systems
    Intellectual Property & Information Technology
    International Business
    International Commercial Law
    International Development
    International Health
    International Human Rights
    International Law & Business
    International Management/CEMS
    International Political Economy
    International Relations
    Irish Studies
    Irish, Celtic Studies & Folklore
    Languages, Cultures & Linguistics
    Library & Information Studies
    Literature & Culture
    Magnetic Resonance Imaging
    Management (MSc)
    Management Consultancy
    Marketing & Retail Innovation
    Marketing Practice
    Mathematical Science
    Mathematics & Statistics
    Mechanical & Materials Engineering
    Media & International Conflict
    Medical Imaging
    Medieval English Literature & Culture
    Medieval Studies
    Midwifery Practice
    Mindfulness Based Interventions
    Modern and Contemporary Literature
    Modern Languages
    NanoBio Science
    Nanomaterials Chemistry
    Nationalism & Ethnic Conflict
    Nursing (Advanced Practice)
    Nursing (Advanced Practice) (Prescribing Pathway)
    Nursing (Clinical Practice)
    Nursing (Education)
    Nursing Advanced Practice (Gastroenterology)
    Nursing, Midwifery & Health Systems
    Occupational Medicine
    Occupational Safety & Health
    Palliative Care
    Petroleum Geoscience
    Philosophy (Research)
    Philosophy & Literature
    Philosophy & Public Affairs
    Physics (Research)
    Physiotherapy (ProfMasters)
    Plant Biology & Biotechnology
    Political Theory
    Politics & International Relations
    Politics & International Relations (Research)
    Practice Development & Innovation in Healthcare
    Project Management
    Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
    Psychological Science
    Public Health
    Public Health (Nutrition)
    Public Health, Physiotherapy & Sports Science
    Public History
    Public Policy
    Quantitative Economics
    Quantitative Finance
    Race, Migration & Decolonial Studies
    Rehabilitation & Disability Studies
    Renaissance Literature & Culture
    Renewable Energy & Environmental Finance
    Rural Environmental Conservation & Management
    sa Nua-Ghaeilge
    Scríobh & Cumarsáid na Gaeilge
    Social Policy, Social Work & Social Justice
    Social Work
    Social Work, Welfare and Justice
    Sociology (Research)
    Space Science & Technology
    Sports Management (Exercise)
    Sports Management (Golf)
    Sports Management (Rugby)
    Sports Management (Sport)
    Sports Physiotherapy
    Statistics (MSc)
    Strategic Management
    Strategic Management
    Supply Chain Management
    Sustainable Agriculture & Rural Development
    Sustainable Building Design & Performance
    Synthetic Chemistry
    Systemic Psychotherapy
    Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
    TESOL Studies
    Theatre Practice
    Toxicology & Regulatory Affairs
    Urban & Building Conservation
    Urban Design
    Urban Design (Research)
    Urban Environment
    Veterinary Medicine
    Veterinary Medicine (MAnSc)
    Wildlife Conservation & Management
    World Heritage Conservation
    World Heritage Management & Conservation
    Writing for Theatre

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University College Dublin

Stillorgan Rd
4 Dublin
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