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Higher Diploma in Science in Computing

  • Course Code


  • Type of Qualification:

    Higher Diploma

  • Duration

    18 Months

  • Commences

    Week Commencing 17th September 2018

About the Course

Open the door to a new career with a H. Dip Sc. in Computing from the Institute of Technology Consortium.

You’ve got talent, you are a problem solver. You enjoy solving logical and mathematical challenges. Your honours degree already shows a talent for achievement. You’ve heard about the opportunities in the technology sector and you‘d like a passport to open the door to these opportunities. This programme is supported by major industry players offering 6 month internships for successful candidates.

Entry Level

Conversion Course in Computing for those with honours degrees.

Career Opportunities

Read it in the news, check out employment websites – there are significant numbers of vacancies for individuals with strong computing skills. The official government expert group for future skills needs (EGFSN) reports confirms this.

It’s no surprise – Ireland has a vibrant information and communications technology sector. Many of the big international players have significant operations in Ireland – Microsoft, IBM, Dell, BAE Detica, Facebook, SAP, SAS – these are big players and well recognised – but there are a host of other companies international and national, who have a constant demand for talented people.

We have designed a H Dip Sci in Computing in partnership with these companies to help talented graduates access the opportunities in computing. Our programme includes a commitment from major IT players to provide placement/ internships and project to help prepare participants on the programme for a career in the industry. This is a real partnership between Industry and Institutes of Technology with real opportunities for employment at the end of the programme.

Fees & Funding

No Fees for Eligible Candidates

How to Apply

Applications are made online


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