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How to Apply?

Applications will be accepted until May 12th. Final decisions on all applications will be made by the May 31st. However as entry to the MSc in Energy Science is highly competitive, early application is advised and opens on November 1st.

Your application should consist of the following documents

  • Cover letter outlining your interest in the degree.
  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • Transcript of academic results.
  • Copies of degree certificates.
  • Contact details of two academic references.

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If English is not your first language, you should also include documentation showing reasonable competency in the English language. Applicants whose first language is not English or who have not completed their undergraduate degree through the medium of English are welcome but may be required to demonstrate their English through an assessment or interview with the Course Director prior to a final decision on admission. See Trinity’s English language requirements.

The University may request additional documents. Guidelines on how to complete the application form as well as the additional documents that must accompany an application are available here. Please note that in some cases where there are pending documents, excellent candidates may be made a Conditional Offer. Most candidates are typically informed of the decision on their application within three weeks following the receipt of the complete application.

Entry requirements

This MSc is suitable for graduates who have achieved an upper second class honours degree or the international equivalent in either physical sciences or engineering. However, applications from similarly qualified candidates from other disciplines are welcome if they can demonstrate a sufficient level of knowledge or interest in the Energy sector. Applicants whose first language is not English or has not completed their undergraduate degree through the medium of English are welcome but may be required to demonstrate a competent level of English through an assessment or interview with the Course Director prior to a final decision on admission.

Course Fees

The fee levels for the current academic year are available here.