Engineering (General Entry) / Innealtóireacht (Iontráil Ghinearálta)

2019 CAO Points - 401

Semester 1 (before Christmas) 2020/2021 will be located in Bolton St/Kevin St

Semester 2 (after Christmas) 2020/2021 will be located in Bolton St / Grangegorman

Minimum Number of





Minimum Grade in


Eng OR Irish



Other Grade Requirements

# Or a Grade H4 in Applied Mathematics if combined with a minimum grade of H6 in Mathematics.  

Applications from QQI Level 5 are welcome. Further details at

Mature applicants (23+) are welcome. Further details at

Maths Competency Test

TU Dublin - City Centre is holding a FREE Mathematics Competency Test (MCT) for applicants to this Level 8 Engineering programme which require Higher Level Maths.

The purpose of the MCT is to offer candidates an alternative route to achieve this maths minimum entry requirement. Further information & to register >HERE<

TU805 is the common first year entry point for the majority of four year Level 8 Engineering Degrees in TU Dublin. Students specialise in second and subsequent years and may choose:

  • TU821-Electrical & Electronic / Computer & Communication Engineering
  • TU822-Mechanical Engineering
  • TU823-Manufacturing Engineering
  • TU824-Structural Engineering
  • TU825-Building Services Engineering (HVACR)
  • TU826-Civil Engineering

TU805 Students learn fundamental principles (Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry), Engineering Applications (Mechanics and Electrotechnolgy) and Applied Skills (Technical Graphics, Computing and Professional Development). Throughout the year the theoretical subjects are supported by laboratories and a comprehensive programme of design projects including a robot building project, a bridge building project and an energy efficiency project. Graduates of this programme may proceed to postgraduate studies leading to the award of MSc, MPhil or PhD at research institutes and universities worldwide.

Postgraduate Study
On graduation, you may continue to postgraduate study at TU Dublin or elsewhere.

TU 805 is a stepping stone to an exciting and rewarding career as a professional engineer.  TU Dublin Engineering Degrees are accredited by Engineers Ireland and our qualifcations are recognised worldwide.

  • Mathematics
  • Engineering Physics
  • Mechanics
  • Chemistry
  • Technical Graphics
  • Electrotechnology
  • Engineering Computing
  • Instrumentation for Engineers
  • Engineering Professional Practice
  • Design Projects
TU Code



Level 8


Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)


1 year

Number of Places



City Centre: Bolton Street, City Centre: Kevin Street


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