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LGSSE - Lero Graduate School in Software Engineering

LGSSE is the main education initiative of Lero. This structured PhD programme includes taught modules in research theory and practice, as well as technical software engineering modules. Also during the first year the candidate will prepare a research proposal that will be the basis for a three-year individual research project. In this way LGSSE combines the best features of the European and US models of PhD education.

This combination offers several advantages:

  • A leading-edge curriculum drawn from four of Ireland's leading universities.
  • Access to a critical mass of world-class software researchers who form an expert advisory board for each student
  • Generous PhD studentships covering stipend, equipment and fees - awarded on a competitive basis
  • Ability to leverage your research collaborations with leading research institutions and industry worldwide

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