Design for Medical Technologies

This Specialist Diploma is developed specifically to enable Researchers and Design Engineers/Technicians in the Medical Technology industry, lead and deliver platform, incremental and radical product and process design projects in their own organisation. The programme will provide graduates with fundamental theoretical and practical skills, abilities and knowledge for successful medical technology design in accordance with regulatory requirements and quality management systems.


1 Year, Part Time, Blended

Further enquiries

Tel: +353 (0) 61 213360

Subjects taught

Programme Content

Semester 1
• Design Thinking I
• Design for Six Sigma I
• Human Factors

Semester 2
• Design Thinking II
• Design for Six Sigma II
• Innovation and Technology Transfer

Each block will consist of 3 days duration with 5 blocks per semester.

Application date

Application Deadlines

Taught Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basies but specific programmes have individual closing dates which can be found on our on-line prospectus

Research Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis for research programmes. The applications for Research programmes are review each month by the Postgraduate Research Committee.

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