Mechanical Engineering, M.Eng. | University College Dublin | Dublin, Ireland
24 months
26400 EUR/year
8410 EUR/year
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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.


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 include:

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

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

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

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  • International

    26400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26400 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8410 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8410 EUR per year during 24 months.

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.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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