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Mechanical Engineering, M.Eng.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #185 (QS) Dublin, Ireland
The ME in Mechanical Engineering programme at University College Dublin is about advancing your knowledge in Mechanical Engineering to a master level and hence advancing and enhancing your career opportunities.

Overview

What will I learn?

During the ME in Mechanical Engineering from University College Dublin you will gain advanced theoretical, conceptual and practical knowledge in the application of Mechanical Engineering. Emphasis is placed on the skills required to generate new knowledge through research. This is achieved through independent and project based learning while working with UCD academics and researchers on contemporary research projects.

How will I benefit?

Mechanical Engineers are at the centre of virtually every area of technology. Graduates from this programme will be fully qualified professional engineers, capable of working anywhere in the world at and advanced technical level or as a professional engineering manager.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Numerical Algorithms
  • Process Control
  • Control Theory
  • Heat Transfer
  • Mechanics of Fluids 
  • Materials Science and Engineering 
  • Computational Continuum Mechanics
  • Fracture Mechanics
  • Advanced Metals/Materials Processing

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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  • Minimum required score:

    600

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General Requirements

  • A first cycle honours (2:1) Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent and the appropriate prior learning
  • To complete application which includes a detailed explanation of your interest in the programme
  • Names and contact details of two referees who can assess your intellectual ability, maturity and motivation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25600 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8085 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8085 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Dublin

  • 1100 - 1800 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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