University College Dublin (UCD)
Electrical and Electronic engineers have revolutionised the way we live today. They lead the way in designing technologies that will shape our world, using creative ways to generate and handle electricity and information. The UCD School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering educates students in a research-intensive and industry-facing environment. It places strong emphasis on the scientific and mathematical fundamentals of the discipline, complemented by the development of creative design skills, as the best long-term preparation for a lengthy and multi-faceted career in a world of rapid technical change.
The School has an excellent international reputation for the quality of its research in its specialist areas of biomedical engineering, circuits and systems, digital signal processing & communications, electrical energy, optical engineering and RF & microwave engineering. Research is carried out in partnership with leading-edge industry and in collaboration with international academic and industry-based centres of excellence. Researchers within the School have been highly successful in winning competitive funding from Irish and European Union schemes and from industry.