Engineering Reliability Management / Bainistíocht Iontaofachta Innealtóireachta

Programme Title: Bachelor of Engineering in Engineering Reliability Management

2021 update - no longer available into 1st year (Advanced Entry available) 

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Applications from QQI Level 5 and 6 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 programme should have a minimum IELTS (Academic Version) English Proficiency of 6 overall (or equivalent) with nothing less than 6 in each component.

Engineering Reliability Management is an engineering discipline which allows graduates to work in a mechanical /manufacturing/electrical engineering maintenance environment in high-tech multi-national companies as well as traditional indigenous industries and public utilities. Graduates will acquire the requisite knowledge and skills to operate effectively in an environment where diagnostic and applied engineering skills will be valued and rewarded. 

The function of reliability engineering personnel has changed in the past two decades which has resulted in demand in industry for an integrated multi-skilled, flexible reliability/maintenance technologist, with expertise in the complementary disciplines of electrical, mechanical, fluid power and computer applications.

Professional Accreditation
Graduates meet the Technician Engineer level requirement of Engineers Ireland and following a suitable period of practical training, can qualify for Associateship grade of Membership of Engineers Ireland.

Further Study
If you successfully complete Year 2 and do not wish to progress to Year 3, you will receive a Higher Certificate Award. On graduation from this programme, you may qualify to progress to Honours degree programmes in TU Dublin.

On graduation, you’ll be equipped to progress to Honours degree programmes in TU Dublin.

  • Maintenance Technologist / Technician
  • Maintenance Systems Designer
  • Industrial Services Technologist
  • Manufacturing Technologist
  • Mechanical technologist
  • Electrical Technologist
  • Process Technologist
  • Production Technologist
  • Customer Engineer
  • Work Planner
  • Operations Technician
  • PLC Programmer
  • Reliability & Maintainability Technologist
  • Engineering Systems Support Technologist
  • Building Services Maintenance Technologist
  • Maintenance Planner / Scheduler
  • Preventative Maintenance Planner
  • Technical Sales Representative
  • Technical Author
  • Service Engineer
  • Software Engineer
  • Maintenance Planning Manager
  • Process Plant & Environmental Control Technologist

Semester 1

  • Mathematics I
  • Mechanical Systems I
  • Electrical Systems I
  • Communications
  • Automation Technology
  • CAD & IT I

Semester 2

  • Mathematics II
  • Mechanical Systems II
  • Electrical Systems II
  • Electronic Systems
  • Manufacturing Systems
  • CAD & IT II

Semester 1

  • Maths
  • Facilities Operation Maintenance & Efficiency
  • Maintenance & Asset Management
  • Instrumentation
  • Maintenance Diagnostic Systems
  • Applied Engineering Science

Semester 2

  • Maths
  • Facilities Operation Maintenance & Efficiency
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Electrical Service Plant
  • Programmable Logic Controllers
  • Maintenance & Asset Management

Semester 1

  • Maths
  • Reliability
  • Availability
  • Maintainability & Supportability
  • Electrical Facilities Maintenance
  • Mechatronics
  • Facilities Operation Maintenance & Efficiency
  • Project

Semester 2

  • Advance Maintenance Techniques
  • Business Management
  • Metrology & Quality
  • Computurised Plant Maintenance
  • Project
TU Code



Level 7


Bachelor of Engineering


3 years

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City Centre: Bolton Street


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Programme Chair - John Brennan

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Miriam Daly