Under 23 years applicants must have ordinary level Grade 06 or better in five subjects. The subject list must include either English or Irish. Ordinary level Mathematics Grade 06 or better is also a requirement to apply for year one of this course.
If a Mature student (over 23 years on 1 January 2020) you may be exempted from this requirement and are eligible to apply.
- All applicants must have competence in spoken and written English.
Anybody with an interest in pursuing a career in Engineering. This course is specific to the sustainable energy sector.
The aims of this course are to equip graduates with knowledge, skills and competencies necessary to implement energy efficiency and environmental policy in industry. Graduates will be able to work effectively in the domestic and international energy industries having gained a broad technical knowledge with particular focus on energy technologies.
Graduates of this programme currently work in
- power plants
- windfarm management
- food and transport industries
The programme areas include:
- Power Generation
- Energy distribution
- Renewable Energy
- Refrigeration & HVAC
- Energy Control Systems
- Electrical Machines
- Design & Materials
- Energy Auditing
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 18:00-22:00
Many choose to progress to the Level 8 honours degree in Sustainable Energy Systems upon completion of this programme.