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Astronomical Instrumentation and Technology (Structured MSc), MSc

University of Galway, Ireland

University of Galway

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About Astronomical Instrumentation and Technology (Structured MSc), MSc - at University of Galway

This master's programme will provide students with an in-depth understanding of the technology used in modern astronomical observatories through taught courses and a research project. It will prepare students to effectively carry out PhDs in either the development of new astronomical instrumentation or in the use of data and images from these facilities. A combination of core modules on astronomical instrumentation, as well as transferable skills and specific engineering modules in technologies such as computing, electronics and control will also enhance the employability of graduates of this Structured MSc.

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Applications are made online via the University of Galway Postgraduate Applications System. Candidates are required to provide full CV and personal statement and the names of two academic references.

Staff members of The Centre for Astronomy and the Applied Optics group, both under the School of Physics.

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