Internship programmes in UCD

The table below provides a list of academic programmes with internships in the Colleges of: Arts & Humanities; Business; Engineering & Architecture; Health and Agricultural Science; Social Science & Law; and Science.

Employers are encouraged to liaise directly with the Programme Internship Manager of the programme(s) of interest (details below).

For general enquiries or if assistance is required in establishing internships, employers can liaise directly with Dr Teresa Lee, University Internships Manager.

College of Arts & Humanities

 

Postgraduate Programmes Masters
Year Duration
Timing
Contact
Archives and Records Management 1

1 week (or 1 day/ week for 5 weeks)

January-March

Julie Brooks   
Cultural Policy and Arts Management       1 8  weeks                April-May Pat Cooke             

Irish Folklore & Ethnology 1

12 Weeks

June - August

Bairbre NíFhlionn   
Public History 1 4-8  weeks                January-March

Paul Rouse             

Scríobh agus Cumarsáid na Gaeilge 1 4-8  weeks                May-August

Cathal Billings         

 

College of Business

 

Undergraduate Programmes Year Duration
Timing
Contact
Commerce
3 9-12 months September-September Claire Kingston
Economics & Finance
3 9-12 months September-September Claire Kingston
Summer Internship Programme-Business
3 6 weeks June-August Claire Kingston
Postgraduate Programmes Masters
Year Duration
Timing
Contact
Aviation Finance 1 10 weeks June-August Christine Higgins
Finance 1 10  weeks June-August Christine Higgins
Quantitative Finance 1 10 weeks June-August Christine Higgins
Energy & Environmental Finance 1 10 weeks June-August Christine Higgins
Management Consultancy 1 Discuss with contact June-August Christine Higgins
International Managements/CEMS MIM 1 10 weeks-6 months September onwards Christine Higgins
Strategic Management Accounting 1 10 weeks June-August Christoph Drechsler

 

College of Engineering & Architecture

 

‡ 5-year Integrated Masters Year Duration
Timing
Contact
Chemical & Bioprocess Engineering 4

6-8 months*
*12 (months with project)

January-August
*(Jan-Dec)

Eibhlin Loughman

‡ Students of this programme complete 3 years of study before continuing on the masters pathway for years 4 and 5.

Postgraduate Programmes Masters
Year Duration
Timing
Contact
Environmental Policy 1 10 weeks June-August Finbarr Brereton
Regional and Urban Planning (MRUP) 2 1 day a week for 12 weeks September-November Paula Russell
Structural Engineering with Architecture
1 8 months January-September Eibhlin Loughman
Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering 1 8 months January-August Eibhlin Loughman
Engineering with Business
(Civil, Electrical, Electronic, Mechanical)
1 6 months June-December Eibhlin Loughman
Biosystems & Food Engineering
1 6-8 months January-August Eibhlin Loughman
Biomedical Engineering (Short)
1 10-13 weeks May-August Eibhlin Loughman
Biomedical Engineering (Long) 1 6-8 months January-August  Eibhlin Loughman
Electronic & Computer Engineering (Short) 1 10-13 weeks  May-August Eibhlin Loughman
Electronic & Computer Engineering (Long) 1 6-8 months January-August Eibhlin Loughman
Electrical Energy Engineering (Short) 1 10-13 weeks  May-August Eibhlin Loughman
Electrical Energy Engineering (Long) 1 6-8 months January-August Eibhlin Loughman
Energy Systems Engineering (Short) 1 10-13 weeks  May-August Eibhlin Loughman
Energy Systems Engineering (Long) 1 6-8 months January-August  Eibhlin Loughman
Mechanical Engineering (Short) 1 10-13 weeks  May-August  Eibhlin Loughman
Mechanical Engineering (Long) 1 6-8 months January-August  Eibhlin Loughman
Materials Science & Engineering (Short) 1 10-13 weeks  May-August Eibhlin Loughman
Material Science & Engineering (Long) 1 6-8 months January-August Eibhlin Loughman

 

College of Health and Agricultural Science

 

Undergraduate Programmes Year Duration
Timing
Contact
Sport & Exercise Management 2 10 weeks May-July Fiona McVeigh
Food & Agribusiness Management
3 30 weeks January-August Aoife Osborne
Agri-Environmental Sciences
3 20 weeks March-August Aoife Osborne
Animal Science 3 20 weeks March-August Aoife Osborne
Animal Science-Equine 3 20 weeks March-August Aoife Osborne
Animal & Crop Production 3 30 weeks March-August Aoife Osborne
Dairy Business 3 20 weeks July-December Aoife Osborne
Food Science 3 20 weeks March-August Aoife Osborne
Forestry 3 20 weeks March -August Aoife Osborne
Horticulture, Landscape & Sportsturf Management 3 20 weeks March-August Aoife Osborne
Human Nutrition 3 10 months minimum August-July Aoife Osborne
Rural Development 3 6 weeks minimum Flexible Henna Kinsella

 

 

College of Social Science and Law

 

 

 

Undergraduate Programmes Year Duration
Timing
Contact
Law 3 4 weeks June Ewa Szczupak
Business & Law 3 4 weeks June Ewa Szczupak
Law with Philosophy 3 4 weeks June Ewa Szczupak
Law with Economics 3 4 weeks June Ewa Szczupak
Law with History 3 4 weeks June  Ewa Szczupak
Law with Politics 4 weeks June Ewa Szczupak
Law with Social Justice 3 4 weeks June Ewa Szczupak
Postgraduate Programmes Masters
Year Duration
Timing
Contact
Archaeology  1 3 months May-August Helen Lewis
Experimental Archaeology & Material Culture 1 3 months May-August Aidan O'Sullivan
Digital Curation 1

6-14 weeks
(full or part time)

May-August Amber Cushing
Public Policy 1 12-14 weeks May-August Niamh Hardiman
Applied Economics 1 11 - 12 weeks May-August Ciara Whelan
Social Data Analytics 1 8 weeks May-August Rachel McEvoy
Politics
1 12-14 weeks May-July Krishna Vadlamannati
International Relations
1 12-14 weeks May-July Krishna Vadlamannati
Development Studies
1 12-14 weeks May-July Krishna Vadlamannati
International Development 1 12-14 weeks May-July Krishna Vadlamannati
Politics, International Relations 1 12-14 weeks May-July Krishna Vadlamannati
European Public Affairs and Law 1 12-14 weeks May-July Krishna Vadlamannati
European Politics and Policy 1 12-14 weeks May-July Krishna Vadlamannati
Nationalism & Ethnic Conflict
1 12-14 weeks May-July Krishna Vadlamannati
Human Rights
1 12-14 weeks May-July Krishna Vadlamannati
Political Theory 1 12-14 weeks May-July Krishna Vadlamannati
International Political Economy 1 12-14 weeks May-July Krishna Vadlamannati
TCD UCD Joint Masters in Development Practice 1 or 2 2-12 weeks Discuss with contact Paul Walsh

College of Science

 

Undergraduate Programmes Year Duration
Timing
Contact
Actuarial & Financial Studies
3 6-8 months January-August Rhona Preston
Microbiology 3 6 months June-December Carla Naltchayan
Pharmacology 3 6 months June-December Carla Naltchayan
Biochemistry 3 6 months June-December Carla Naltchayan
Genetics 3 6 months June-December Carla Naltchayan
Neuroscience 3 6 months June-December Carla Naltchayan
Computer Science -Data Science stream 3 5 months March-August Carla Naltchayan
Computer Science 3 3 months June-August Carla Naltchayan
Plant Biology 3 3 months June-August Carla Naltchayan
Cell & Molecular Biology 3 3 months June-August Carla Naltchayan
Environmental Biology 3 3 months June-August Carla Naltchayan
Zoology 3 3 months June-August Carla Naltchayan
Geology 3 3 months June-August Carla Naltchayan
Mathematics 3 3 months June-August Carla Naltchayan
Financial Mathematics 3 3 months June-August Carla Naltchayan
Postgraduate Programmes Masters
Year Duration
Timing
Contact
Computer Science (Negotiated Learning) 1 12-15 weeks May-August Carla Naltchayan
Higher Diploma in Computer Science (ICT Skills Conversion) 1 12 weeks June-August Carla Naltchayan
Physics – Spcialisation: Nanotechnolgy 1 12 weeks June-August Carla Naltchayan
Physics - Specialisation: Space Science & Technology 1 12-15 weeks May-August Carla Naltchayan
Biotechnology 1 12-15 weeks May-August Carla Naltchayan
Toxicology & Regulatory Affairs 1 12-15 weeks June-August Carla Naltchayan
Global Change: Ecosystem Science & Policy
1 6 weeks January-March Carla Naltchayan
MSc Climate Change: Science & Impacts 1 12 weeks June-August Carla Naltchayan
Applied Environmental Science
1 12-15 weeks June-August Carla Naltchayan
Actuarial Science 1 3 months June - August Carla Naltchayan
Postgraduate Programmes PhD Year Duration
Timing
Contact
Bioinformatics & Systems Biology
1,2 or 3 1-6 months Variable Denis Shields