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Dublin City University (DCU)

Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Glasnevin, Dublin, Ireland

Dublin City University is renowned globally for its academic calibre.

DCU offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes, as well as DCU Connected, their Online Leaning Courses platform. DCU students have a wide selection of courses to choose from from programmes within its five faculties –  Humanities and Social Sciences, Science and Health, Engineering and Computing, DCU Business School and the DCU Institute of Education.

September 2016 saw the completion of the process by which St Patrick’s College Drumcondra (SPD), Mater Dei Institute (MDI) and Church of Ireland College of Education (CICE) were fully incorporated with DCU. From this date, all students and staff of St Patrick’s College, Mater Dei Institute and the Church of Ireland College of Education are students and staff of DCU.

DCU now has a larger community and our multi campus university has a stronger, more visible, presence in North Dublin, underpinning our position as the most significant and comprehensive provider of University education on the rapidly growing and economically important Eastern corridor. St Patrick’s College, Drumcondra campus is now known as DCU – St Patrick’s Campus. All Hallows campus, also in Drumcondra, is now the third academic campus of DCU.

This newly expanded DCU is well equipped to support its approximately 16,000 students with a continuing focus on personal, academic and professional life-skill development. Students will benefit from expanded services in counselling, work placement, careers, financial assistance, sports and health, chaplaincy and disability and learning support, and can avail of a new student centre (under construction) on the Glasnevin Campus and a new student health centre based on the St Patrick’s campus.

DC 195 – B.Eng. Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC195 Understanding Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering go hand in hand but each is quite distinct. Mechanical Engineering focuses on the design, manufacture and operation of products that have moving parts. Aircraft, automobiles, more fuel efficient systems and cheaper electricity all come to mind. Manufacturing Engineering meanwhile concentrates on convering…

DC 197 – B.Eng in Biomedical Engineering (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC197 Contact: Dr Caitriona Lally, caitriona.lally@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 7608 Room: S386 Understanding Biomedical Engineering The world of medicine is evolving and expanding rapidly, with new treatments and new diseases appearing all the time. Similarly, the number of medical devices needed to apply these treatments and fight these diseases is growing. From…

DC 155 – BA in Applied Language and Intercultural Studies (Common Entry)

CAO Code: DC155 Contact: Dr Aine McGillicuddy, aine.mcgillicuddy@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5677 Room: C1105 Fee information A competency in language that embraces Translation Studies or Intercultural Studies. This degree looks at the principles underlying language, culture, translation and intercultural communication. It will develop your knowledge of the cultures and enhance your language skills tremendously…

DC 227 – B.Sc. in Nursing (Intellectual Disability) (Mature Applicants)

CAO Code: DC227 Nursing ‚Äì helping individuals and communities to enjoy the best health possible. A nurse has two very important roles in the community: * to help individuals/communities achieve, maintain or regain the best possible health. * to provide comfort, support and dignity in times of illness or death. It is a profession that…

DC 161 – B.Sc. in Analytical Science (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC161 Contact: Dr Mary Pryce, mary.pryce@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 8005 Room: X111 Fee information N.D.P./E.U. Structural Funds Logos Analysis, detection and measurement ‚Äì the science of precision. Of fundamental importance in today‚Äôs information society, analytical science is the term given to the science of detection and measurement. We see, use and benefit…

DC 162 – B.Sc. in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences (Bachelor Honours Degree

CAO Code: DC162 Contact: Dr Dermot Brougham, dermot.brougham@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5472 Room: X119 Fee information N.D.P./E.U. Structural Funds Logos Think about it, what in the world isn‚Äôt chemistry! Considered by many to be the central science among the science subjects, chemistry has a wide range of industrial applications that affect our daily lives.…

DC 173 – B.Sc. in Physics with Biomedical Sciences

CAO Code: DC173 Contact: Dr Jean-Paul Mosnier, jean-paul.mosnier@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5303 Room: N142 Fee information Physics driving progress in medicine and healthcare Physics is the most fundamental of all the sciences and has fuelled most of the scientific and technological developments that we take for granted today. Since the discovery of X-rays by…

DC 203 – B.Sc. in Science Education (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC203 Contact: Dr Paul van Kampen, paul.van.kampen@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5023 Room: N143 Fee information The next generation of science teachers will shape the future. Science and technology are a vital part of our day-to-day existence, so having an understanding of science, even at a basic level, is important and valuable for…










DC 111 – Bachelor of Business Studies (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC111 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information The Bachelor of Business Studies degree is a first-class all-round business degree with exciting options in HR management, marketing, law, eBusiness management, and finance. It is the essential toolkit for the world of business. Since the early 1980s…

DC 112 – B.A. in European Business (French) (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC112 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information The BA in European Business degree is a unique course combining a broad understanding of international business with intercultural experience and paid work placements. As such, you will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to work in the…

DC 113 – B.A. in European Business (German) (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC113 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information The BA in European Business is a unique course combining a broad understanding of international business with intercultural experience and paid work placements. As such, you will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to work in the challenging…

DC 114 – B.A. in European Business (Spanish) (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC114 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information The BA in European Business degree is a unique course combining a broad understanding of international business with intercultural experience, language studies and paid work placements. As such, you will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to work…

DC 115 – B.A. in Accounting and Finance (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC115 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information The BA in Accounting and Finance degree at DCU is Ireland’s premier degree for those wishing to pursue careers as accountants and financial services professionals. This is an extremely popular course, the first of its kind in the…

DC 116 – B.A. in European Business (Transatlantic Studies) (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC116 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information The BA in European Business degree is a unique course combining a broad understanding of international business with intercultural experience, language studies and paid work placements. As such, you will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to work…

DC 126 – BSc Actuarial Mathematics

CAO Code: DC126 Contact: Prof Jurgen Burzlaff, jurgen.burzlaff@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5389 Room: X136 Fee information Can we understand and predict the movement of stock prices? How long will people live, and for how much should their lives be insured? Can you advise someone what pension product they should buy? What is the rate…

DC 131 – B.A. in Communication Studies (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC131 Contact: Dr Debbie Ging, debbie.ging@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 7729 Room: C2116 Fee information People, Society, Media ‚Äì it‚Äôs a world of communications. Think of the many ways in which we communicate: we communicate with each other (inter-personal communication); companies and public bodies use communications to operate effectively (organisational communication); and then…

DC 132 – B.A. in Journalism (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC132 Minimum Requirements: General Entry Requirements: Grade C3 in two Higher Level subjects and Grade D3 in Four Ordinary or Higher level subjects including Mathematics and English OR Irish. Contact: Mr Patrick Kinsella, patrick.kinsella@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5031 Room: C172 Fee information Journalism ‚Äì Making Sense of the World. Understanding Journalism Journalism…

DC 133 – B.Sc. in Multimedia (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC133 Contact: Mr Declan Tuite, declan.tuite@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 8368 Room: C2117 Fee information Using technology to create tomorrow’s interactive media. New digital and multimedia technologies are increasingly central to the communications sector. They are being adopted widely for the creation and production of material in many of the traditional media and…

DC 166 – B.Sc. in Environmental Science and Health (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC166 Contact: Dr Fiona Regan, fiona.regan@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5765 Room: X119 Fee information Using science for the good of our health. Understanding Environmental Science and Health. In recent years we have all become increasingly aware of environmental issues and their effects on our health. Problems such as diminishing fossil fuel reserves,…

DC 202 – B.Sc. in Sport Science and Health (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC202 Contact: Mr John Kerrane, john.kerrane@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 8880 Room: XG05 Putting science into physical activity. Sport and exercise scientists study, research and advise on the scientific factors influencing sport and exercise. From this detailed knowledge they can give specialist advice (based on research) on improving individual or team performance. They…

DC 204 – B.Sc. in Athletic Therapy and Training

CAO Code: DC204 Contact: Dr Kieran Moran, kieran.moran@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 8011 Room: XG09 Preventing, treating and rehabilitating injuries in sport and physical activity. We all know that physical activity is a necessary and important part of daily life. Unfortunately, injuries ‚Äì musculoskeletal injuries in particular ‚Äì are incurred by people during physical activity…

DC 205 – BSc in Physical Education with Biology

CAO Code: DC205 Contact: Dr Catherine Woods, catherine.woods@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 8008 Room: XG11 Making Physical Education an essential part of our children‚Äôs education and development. Physical education is an important influence on the long-term health of our children. As such it is an integral part of the education process, one that promotes the…

DC 216 – B.Sc. in Nursing (Psychiatric) (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC216 Nursing ‚Äì helping individuals and communities to enjoy the best health possible. A nurse has two very important roles in the community: * to help individuals/communities achieve, maintain or regain the best possible health. * to provide comfort, support and dignity in times of illness or death. It is a profession that…

DC 225 – Mature Applicants General Nursing (Restricted)

CAO Code: DC225 Programme Overview: If you are a caring individual who feels that you can contribute to the well being of others with intelligence and enthusiasm, then you will do well in nursing. In addition to the general entry requirements for admission to the university the following requirements apply: Standard: OD3 or HD3 Maths…

DC 226 – B.Sc. in Nursing (Psychiatric) (Mature Applicants)

CAO Code: DC226 Nursing ‚Äì helping individuals and communities to enjoy the best health possible. A nurse has two very important roles in the community: * to help individuals/communities achieve, maintain or regain the best possible health. * to provide comfort, support and dignity in times of illness or death. It is a profession that…

DC 228 – Mature Applicants Children’s and General Nursing (Integrated) (Restricted)

CAO Code: DC228 Minimum Requirements: Grade C3 in Two Higher Level Subjects and Grade D3 in Four Ordinary or Higher Level Subjects including: Mathematics and English or Irish Children and adults – two unique groups call for two distinct qualifications. At the heart of this four and a half year course is the belief that…

DC 230 – B.A. in Economics, Politics and Law (Bachelor Honours Degree)

CAO Code: DC230 Contact: Dr Michael Doherty, michael.doherty@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 7814 Room: C227 Fee information Understanding the political, legal and economic institutions that shape the current global environment. The BA in Economics, Politics and Law (EPL) provides an intellectually challenging course that explores various issues and methods of analysis in the disciplines of…

DC 232 – BCL (Law and Society)

CAO Code: DC232 Minimum Requirements: Leaving Certificate with Grade C3 in Two Higher Level Subjects and Grade D3 in four Ordinary or Higher Level Subjects(which must include Mathematics and either English or Irish) Contact: Dr Olivia Smith, olivia.smith@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 6049 Room: C221 Fee information Why study the BCL (Law and Society) at…

DC 238 – BA in Contemporary Culture and Society

CAO Code: DC238 Minimum Requirements: Leaving Certicate with Grade C3 in two Higher Level subjects and Grade D3 in four Ordinary or Higher Level subjects(which must include Mathematics and either English or Irish) Contact: Dr. Vera Sheridan, vera.sheridan@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5048 Room: C236 Fee information Indicative Timetable (Weeks 20-31) Programme Overview: Do you…

DC 240 – BSc in Marketing, Innovation and Technology

CAO Code: DC240 Contact: Business School Office, dcubs@dcu.ie Tel: +353 1 700 5265 Room: Q160 Fee information Indicative Timetable (Weeks 20-31) Programme Overview: Marketing for the Knowledge Economy Many of the inventions we take for granted today lay unused and unappreciated in labs around the world for years before they finally made it to the…

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