This is a new programme. To be accredited by Engineers Ireland.
The programme spans a single academic year (three semesters) and requires full time attendance on campus. The programme outline is provided below. For the first two semesters students will study a mandatory set of core subjects and a suite of optional advanced subjects (electives). Students will engage in a single research project over all three semesters with submission of a research project (thesis) at the end of semester 3. Students will also be provided with training in technical communications and project planning.
Research in the School covers a wide range of topics - the School has strong links with two leading research institutes: the Materials and Surface Science Institute and the Stokes Institute. The School also houses research centres in Automation, Biomedical Engineering, Microfluidics, Composite Materials and Computational Fluid Dynamics and Solid Mechanics.
You can apply until:
The minimum entry requirement to the programme is a 2:2 undergraduate degree (Level 8 - National Qualifications Authority of Ireland) (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering, or closely related field. For international students, the entry equivalent will be accepted as determined by the Course Director in consultation with UL Graduate School Admissions. Where applicants are non-native English language speakers, certified achievement in TOEFL or IELTS Standard English Language Competency Test will be required. An interview may be part of the admission process.
Those with degrees from programmes not accredited by Engineers Ireland will be reviewed on an individual basis.
WHAT TO INCLUDE WITH YOUR APPLICATION:
English Language Requirements
Applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of either prior successful completion of a degree qualification taught through the medium of English or meet one of the criteria below (no longer than two years prior to application):
Acceptable English Language qualifications include the following:
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