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Engineering in Mechatronics, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) Dublin, Ireland| Online
Mechatronics is the synergistic integration of precision mechanical engineering, control theory, computer science and electronics in such areas as product design and process control and automation.
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Overview

The aim of the mechatronics courses at ITB is to produce technicians whose skills and knowledge are not confined to a single subject area, but who are capable of operating across a range of engineering disciplines and by doing so provide a link between those with more specialised skills.

Mechatronics students will typically find employment opportunities in automated manufacturing system or in the design of biomedical devices or various sub-systems of a car or aircraft. Graduates completing a course in mechatronics will be qualified as Technicians and Engineers and will be capable of working in a number of interesting areas.

Entry Route into programme:

  • Leaving Certificate
  • Mature grounds
  • Special circumstances
  • FETAC graduates
Our Graduates are currently working as:•Commissioning Engineer•Utilities Project Engineer•Electronic Engineering•Testing Technician•Sales Executive

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Course Content

  • Mathematics 1
  • Personal Development with Computer Applications
  • Digital Electronics
  • Engineering Science
  • Circuit Theory
  • Workshop Practice 1
  • Mathematics 2
  • Analogue Electronics
  • Programming 1
  • Electrical Science
  • Introduction to Data Communications and Networks
  • Workshop Practice 2
  • Mathematics 3
  • Interfacing & Data Acquisition
  • Fluid Power Systems
  • Mechanics 1
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD)
  • Electronic Computer Aided Design (ECAD)
  • Mathematics 4
  • Microcontrollers
  • CAD/CAM
  • Manufacturing and Maintenence
  • Instrumentation and Control
  • Mini Project
  • Mathematics 5
  • Electrical Power and Machines
  • Mechanics 2
  • Design Methodology and Tools
  • Automation 1
  • Project Part 1
  • Mathematics 6
  • Computer Networks
  • Quality Systems
  • Automation 2
  • Project Part 2
  • Electives : Industrial Engineering or Energy Management Systems
  • Mathematics

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • The minimum entry requirements for standard entrants are a pass in six subjects with two higher C3 grades and four ordinary D3 grades, including Mathematics and either English or Irish.
  • The minimum entry requirements for graduates of FETAC Level 5 or 6 awards is any full award in a course in a cognate area and including a distinction grade in at least 3 modules. This award must include Mathematics (C20139) or Mathematics for Computing (C20175) or Mathematics for Engineering (C20174).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3950 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3950 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Dublin

  • 1100 - 1800 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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