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Mechatronic EngineeringInnealtóireacht Mheicitreonach

Course Title: Bachelor of Engineering in Mechatronic Engineering

Apply for Year 2 on completion of Year 1 of TU708

Leaving Certificate Requirements:

Minimum Number of





Minimum Grade in


Eng OR Irish



QQI/FET Requirements:

QQI/FET Award Required

Additional Requirements

Any full Level 5 or 6 award

Must include a Pass in 1 of the following:

  • Mathematics (C20139)
  • Mathematics (5N1833)
  • Mathematics for Computing (C20175)
  • Mathematics for Engineering (C20174)
  • Mathematics (6N3395)
  • Maths for Information Technology (5N18396)
  • LC Maths

In addition to the QQI minimum entry requirements, QQI quotas and QQI points apply. The max QQI points awarded is 390. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/qqi

Mature Applicants:

Applications from mature students (23+) are welcome. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/mature

Mechatronic engineering combines mechanical engineering, electronic and computer engineering and software design to create intelligent machines, such as ‘intelligent’ robots and safer cars.

Are you curious, imaginative, active and inventive? Do you like team projects and problem-solving? Then the mix of electronic, electrical, computer, robotics and mechanical in this course will offer you plenty of opportunities to thrive.

You’ll spend over 50% of the contact hours doing hands-on, practical assignments, tutorials and project work in well-resourced, state-of-the-art laboratories and workshops.

You’ll study a wide range of subjects, from Algebra and Geometry, Professional Development for Engineers, Engineering and Electrical Science, Mechanics and Computer-Aided Design to Instrumentation, Design Methodology, Automation and Computer Networks.

Work Placement: You’ll have the opportunity to gain work experience through an industry placement at the end of Year 3, lasting 8-10 weeks.

IT Requirements:

A HIGH spec is recommended (i.e. able to run Win 10, design packages such as Solid Works etc. should be able to run comfortably i.e. needs high RAM, larger SSD, Graphics acceleration, etc.). A Windows machine is required. Apple Macs are not recommended due to software package installation requirements.

Please search for the TU Dublin offer on the HEA website www.heanet.ie/store

Our graduates work in a rage of roles including:

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Automation
  • Electronics
  • Food Processing
  • Manufacturing

Please note, there is no advanced entry to this course.

On successful completion, you will be eligible to enter Year 4 of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Mechatronic Engineering in TU Dublin.

TU Code



Level 7


Bachelor of Engineering


3 years

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EU Fees

Non-EU Fees

Progression Options

Years 1, 2 & 3
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechatronic Engineering (Level 7)
Year 4
Progress to the final year of Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Mechatronic Engineering