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Precision Engineering and Design, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
Sligo, Ireland
The Precision Engineering and Design from Institute of Technology Sligo has been designed to meet 21st century manufacturing requirements and to ensure that graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills now needed in modern manufacturing companies.
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Overview

This Precision Engineering and Design from Institute of Technology Sligo will focus on: Precision Design – product, mould, tool and machine design, Computer Aided Manufacture – CNC (Computer Numerical Control) programming & machining, Advanced Manufacturing Technologies – automation, polymer processing, materials, Metrology – Precision measurement and CMM (Coordinate Measuring Machine), Manufacturing Requirements – validation, quality management, lean manufacturing and project management.

Careers

Graduates will be employed in design, manufacturing, project management, CNC programming, metrology, validation and procurement roles in high-performance, advanced manufacturing and precision engineering companies.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Machine Design
  • Mould Design and Polymer Processing
  • Computer Aided Manufacture 
  • Materials Testing & Metrology
  • CIM & Robotics 
  • Essential Lean Six Sigma and Validation
  • Mechanics/Dynamics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    65

    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:

    5.5

    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.

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  • Minimum required score:

    513

    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

  • 5 Grade Ds at Ordinary Level, to include Mathematics and English or Irish. 
  • We also accept an E in Higher Level Mathematics as meeting the mathematics entry requirements. 
  • In addition, we require a minimum of 140 points for entry to all Level 7 courses.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10500 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Sligo

  • 650 - 1000 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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