Engineering (General Entry) / Innealtóireacht (Iontráil Ghinearálta)

Course Title: Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Engineering (General Entry)

2021 CAO Points 466 

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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

If English is not your first language you will need to provide evidence of your English language proficiency as detailed on our website.  Applicants for this course should have a minimum IELTS (Academic Version) English Proficiency of 6 overall (or equivalent) with nothing less than 6 in each component.

Maths Competency Test

TU Dublin - City Centre is holding a FREE Mathematics Competency Test (MCT) for applicants to this Level 8 Engineering course 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<

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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:

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 course of design projects including a robot building project, a bridge building project and an energy efficiency project. Graduates of this course may proceed to postgraduate studies leading to the award of MSc, MPhil or PhD at research institutes and universities worldwide.

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

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

TU Code



Level 8


Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)


1 year

Number of Places



City Centre: Bolton Street, City Centre: Grangegorman


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