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Industrial Engineering - Research

Course overview

Admission to a research degree is at the discretion of the potential supervisor and is based on a proposal from the applicant following discussions with the member of staff whose academic area of interest is most appropriate.

Entry requirements

PhD—high Honours standard in the primary degree.

MEngSc—Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) or equivalent, at Second Class Honours Grade One level or above.

MApplSc—Honours degree from a recognised university or third level college or a Pass degree with at least three years relevant experience.

ME—Bachelor of Engineering degree and have proven engineering or research experience in a position of considerable responsibility.

Admission to a research degree is at the discretion of the potential supervisor and is based on a proposal from the applicant following discussions with the member of staff whose academic area of interest is most appropriate.

Duration

GYF24 PhD Full Time
GYF25 PhD Part Time
GYF26 MEngSc Full Time
GYF27 MEngSc Part Time
GYF28 MAppSc Full Time
GYF29 MAppSc Part Time

Further enquiries

Ms. Mary Hardiman
Tel: +353 91 492 223
Email: mary.hardiman@nuigalway.ie

Research areas

Areas of interest
- Ergonomics; human factors aspects of manufacturing/ integrated management systems; computer aided ergonomics. Integration of ergonomics; health and safety; quality and environment.

- Quality management systems; environmental management systems; safety management systems; operations management.

- Enterprise modelling; product and process development; innovation management.

- Logistics, operations strategy, and business operations.

- Statistical techniques of production and process control; process accreditation.

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