Placeholder image for Manufacturing and Design Engineering

Manufacturing and Design Engineering, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #801 (QS) Dublin, Ireland
Almost everything we touch in daily life is designed and manufactured. The fundamentals of the Manufacturing and Design Engineering discipline offered by Dublin Institute Of Technology are manufacturing technology, design for manufacture combined with business and enterprise management. 
Access all 180000+ programmes, for free with a Studyportals account.
account benefits visualised


What is Manufacturing and Design Engineering?

Of the many disciplines in engineering and technology, Manufacturing & Design Engineers  at Dublin Institute Of Technology have the vital task of solving society’s innovation and production tasks. Manufacturing & Design Engineers are involved in the design of the product and the efficient management of resources and technology to produce quality goods and services for society. A key role for Manufacturing & Design Engineers in advancing the knowledge economy will be to develop more innovative products resulting in a high value-added manufacturing sector. Manufacturing & Design Engineers have skills and knowledge which can be applied across a broad spectrum of the engineering sector.

What will I Study?

The Manufacturing and Design Engineering programme aims to provide graduates with the appropriate mix of technical, managerial and communication skills, in order to equip them for a wide range of careers within a broad spectrum of industries. The programme is designed to provide the graduate with a full understanding of the structure and operation of a manufacturing enterprise and equip them with relevant planning and simulation tools to help make cost effective decisions. It aims to give an appreciation of the need for competitiveness in manufacturing industry. It will provide the learner with well-developed team working skills as well as strong innovation and entrepreneurial skills. It also aims to produce environmentally responsible engineers, who will conduct manufacturing activities with due regard to the environment and the relevant regulatory and legal requirements.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Electromechanical Eng
  • Energy and Building systems Engineering
  • Eng Economics & Management
  • Eng Computing
  • Eng Drawing & Design
  • Engineering Materials
  • Eng Maths
  • Fluid Mechanics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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:


    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:


    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

    14500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14500 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3819 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3819 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Dublin

  • 1100 - 1800 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.


You’ve wishlisted multiple studies. Did you know you can compare them side-by-side in our Compare-tool?