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Applied Physics & Instrumentation (Hons)

  • Course Code


  • Field of Study

    Applied Physics and Instrumentation

  • Type of Course:


  • Type of Qualification:

    BSc (Honours)

  • Type of Study:

    Part time

  • Application Closing Date:

    1st September 2017

Course duration:

1 year full-time

Admission Requirements:

Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics and Instrumentation with a minimum average of 50%.


Physical Sciences


This programme of 60 credits aims to meet the requirements of industry for professionally qualified personnel in instrumentation and to satisfy the demands of students for a qualification in Applied Physics & Instrumentation to the highest undergraduate level.


All part-time programmes at CIT will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.

Students will be notified of their fees by email to their CIT email account and in all cases, course fees must be paid before attending lectures.

An Information/Registration session will take place on Wednesday 6th September from 6.00pm to 8.00pm at the CIT Bishopstown Campus. Institute staff will be in attendance to offer career guidance and assistance.



Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Instrument Engineering

Validating Body

Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI)

This degree is recognised by the Institute of Physics. Graduates of recognised degrees qualify for Associate Membership upon graduation and may apply for full Membership after appropriate work experience.

Further Studies at CIT

Graduates are eligible to apply for a postgraduate degree at Masters (MSc) or Doctoral (PhD) levels.

CIT has developed a website which gives full details of all modules for all courses. The website also has information on recommended textbooks, average weekly workload, assessments, and exams.

Please click here for detailed modules information for the Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Applied Physics & Instrumentation.

Full-time Applications for this course are processed by the Central Applications Office (CAO) - Advanced Entry

Please ensure that you include all relevant information that might help us assess your application: 

Transcripts from previous Higher Education

  • A CV with information about relevant previous experience with references
  • A statement of interest.






Part-time Applications

  • Online application is open for course commencing September 2018
  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €250 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.
  • Late applications may be considered should any places become available.
  • Please attach and upload any documents such as transcripts, CV, other details relevant to the application.

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Mr James Barrett
021 4335870