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Civil Engineering, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) Dublin, Ireland
Civil Engineering at Dublin Institute Of Technology involves the design and construction of roads, bridges, railways, dams, water supply systems and sanitary services and therefore the Civil Engineer plays a major role in their development and construction.
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Overview

Career Opportunities

Graduates can expect excellent employment prospects with recognised career path opportunities in consulting engineering design offices contracting, local authorities and public bodies. Graduates can expect a varied and challenging career with good salaries, secure employment and good promotion opportunities.

What will I Study at Civil Engineering?

  • Students enter the common second year for the Civil & Structural Engineering Degrees offered by Dublin Institute Of Technology  following the completion of a common first year programme in Engineering (DT066).
  • Students commencing the third year Degree programmes may be offered a choice of the Civil or Structural Engineering degree. Places are limited and successful students will be offered places depending on their performance in Year 2. All students will be offered a place on one of the programmes.
  • Subjects studied include mathematics, surveying, construction technology, design of structures, soil mechanics, computing, highway engineering transportation, hydraulics, environmental engineering and laboratory work.
  • A major project is undertaken in the final year.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematics & Statistics

  • Mechanics of Materials

  • Surveying, Hydraulics

  • Concrete Technology

  • Construction Technology Professional Development

  • Laboratory Work

  • Computing

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    92

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Applicants must apply through the CAO system. 
  • Applicants must have obtained a full award. A Component Certificate is not sufficient. 
  • The best 8 modules are used for ranking purposes for a reserved quota of places on a number of courses.
  • A major award may be accumulated over more than one academic year.  In such cases it is the responsibility of the applicant to apply to QQI for a major award where courses are taken over more than one year.
  • Applicants presenting full QQI Level 5 awards will not be required to meet minimum entry requirements based on Leaving Certificate results. The QQI Level 5 award is accepted in its own right.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3250 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Dublin

  • 1100 - 1800 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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