The Course shall be open to applicants in possession of a Bachelor degree obtained with at least Second Class Honours in one of the following areas of study:
(a) Science with Physics as a main area of study or
(b) Electrical and Electronic Engineering or
(c) Mechanical Engineering or
(d) Communications and Computer Engineering.
The Board shall recommend to Senate the number of applicants that may be allowed to register for the Course, depending on the availability of resources. The Board shall announce the number of available places at the time of the call for applications. The number of students that can be accepted to the course are as follows: max. 8 ESF funded students and max 6 non-ESF funded students.
When the number of places is so limited and the number of eligible applicants exceeds the number of places available, applicants will be selected using the following criteria, the weighting of which shall be published at the time of the call for applications:
(a) degree type and class,
(b) experience in the area of the proposed study and
(c) performance during an interview, if deemed necessary.
Interviews, if necessary, shall be conducted by a board composed of at least three members appointed for the purpose.
For the purpose of selection, applicants who fully satisfy the entry requirements by 31 August preceding the commencement of the Course shall be considered first.
Prior to registering for the Course, eligible applicants are also required to undergo a medical fitness test as directed by the Board so as to ascertain that they are fit for work which brings students in contact with the clinical environment.
The admission requirements are applicable for courses commencing in October
For more detailed information pertaining to admission and progression requirements please refer to the bye-laws for the course available here