Engineering - Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering - Qualifier B

This course offers an alternative entry route to the MEng in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering for those students who do not meet the normal Masters entry requirements, but have a level 8 H3 degree in Mechanical and/or Mechanical Engineering. Successful completion of the Master Engineering Qualifier B programme allows the student to progress to the MEng programme, from which Graduate Diploma or Graduate Certificate exit awards are also possible.

The credits from the Master Engineering Qualifier B are carried forward to the MEng programme.

This is a one-year, part-time course.

About this course
This course aims:
- To give students the knowledge, experience and skills required to enter our Masters programme in Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering.

- The Qualifier course itself does not carry an award, but it offers you the opportunity to advance your knowledge and career aspirations and the credits from the Qualifier can be transferred to the MEng programme.

Subjects taught

To view the current course structure, please visit the Provider's website.

Entry requirements


General Entry Requirements
The normal entry requirement for the Qualifier B programme is:
H3 level 8 (NFQ level 8 qualification) Honours degree in Mechanical and/or Manufacturing Engineering.

This programme is not available to non-EU students.

Application dates


All Applicants must submit:

All applicants should apply through

Academic transcripts for each and every year of study to date with English translation if applicable

Curriculum Vitae

Personal Statement of 100 words

If applicable, provide evidence of competence in the English language as per DCU entry requirements. Please see link

Application Deadlines
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the programme is full or until the following dates:

- Closing date for EU applicants is 31st July 2022.
- Closing date for non EU applicants is 1st July 2022.

All entry requirements should be met before the commencement of the programme.

Queries from EU applicants should be directed to


1 year part-time.

Enrolment dates

Commencement of Programme
The programme commences in September 2022.

Post Course Info

Candidates who successfully complete the Masters Qualifier can transfer to the MEng in Electronic & Computer Engineering.

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