L7 BEng in Manufacturing Engineering (60 Credits)

Bachelor of EngineeringManufacturing Engineering

Part Time
Cork Road
2 years

Online applications for this programme are now closed .

If you wish to make an application or for further details please contact our Part Time student helpdesk [email protected] or 051 302040.

What is the BEng in Manufacturing Engineering Course?

This is a two-year add-on degree course designed to enable participants to obtain a deeper understanding of the technologies and processes involved in a manufacturing environment with particular emphasis on the automation and control of machines and processes.  The course topics include robotics, programmable logic controllers, engineering design, mechatronics, operations management and project.


2 years - Tuesday and Thursday 7-10pm & alternate Saturdays 9.30-1.30pm


BEng in Manufacturing Engineering (60 credits, Level 7)


€220 per 5 credit module, €1,320 per annum

Cost if eligible for bursary scheme

€165 per 5 credit, €990 per annum


Course assessment is comprised of a combination of examinations and ongoing continuous assessment work.  Exams are scheduled to take place at the end of each semester.

Year 1
Semester 1Semester 2
Differential EquationsOperations Management
Process ControlEngineering Design Process
Mechatronics 1Project 1
Year 2
Semester 3Semester 4
Robotics and Material HandlingManufacturing Technology
Project 2Dynamics and Control
Mechatronics 2Engineering Design Operations
Please note that the above module schedule is subject to change.

Applicants should have successfully completed a Higher Certificate in Engineering in one of

the following disciplines:

• Manufacturing Engineering

• Mechanical Engineering

• Production Engineering

• Industrial Engineering

• Any qualification considered equivalent by the course board.

Graduates of this course may progress onto the BSc (Hons) in Manufacturing Engineering

and then onto further postgraduate qualifications.

Graduates from this course may find employment in fields such as:

• Process Engineers

• Production Engineers

• Automation Specialists

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