Institution / Institute of Technology Tallaght
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Engineering - Mechanical Engineering

IT Tallaght prepares you for leadership positions in the profession of Mechanical Engineering and gives you the multidisciplinary tools to progress in this dynamic area.

• Customise your studies by selecting 3 elective modules.

• Develop the core technical, research and analytical skills required to work as a professional mechanical engineer.

• Become a critically aware, informed, innovative, self-reflective, and flexible leader with societal awareness and a strong ethical approach.

• Complete an individual project and apply research, analysis and communication tools in developing an innovative solution to a problem posed by industry.

• An M.Eng is a requirement for Chartered Membership of Engineers Ireland.

• Each module has 3 contact hours per week including labs and tutorials

Entry requirements

B.Eng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering (Minimum Grade 2.2) OR equivalent qualification


1 year September-September (Full-time),
or 2 years (part-time)

Further enquiries

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Subjects taught

Semester 1
Lean Six Sigma & Project Management
Engineering Computation
Design with FEA
Control & Simulation
Research Methods & Innovation.
Electives - Choose 3
Pharmaceutical Operations Management
Systems Modelling (Elective)

Semester 2
Global Business
Heat Transfer
Comp. Fluid Dynamics
Robotics and Vision
Research Project
Advanced Engineering Materials
Sustainable Energy (Elective)
BioDevice Design (Elective)
Nanotechnology (Elective)

Semester 3
Research Project (Write Up)



An MEng is a requirement for Chartered Membership of Engineers Ireland

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