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M.Eng. Online Blended

Road and Transport Engineering

Institute of Technology Sligo

36 months
Duration
12000 EUR/year
12000 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Road and Transport Engineering from Institute of Technology Sligo is aimed at preparing engineering graduates including local authority engineers, consultants and contractors with the knowledge, skills and competences required for an accredited postgraduate award in road and transport engineering.

Overview

Road and Transport Engineering from Institute of Technology Sligo is based on road maintenance engineering, network management, road design and construction.

Careers

This award (PgDip MEng add-on) is aimed at providing graduates with the academic requirements of Engineers Ireland accreditation for the status of Chartered Engineer. This will facilitate professional engineers to progress to senior roles within the roads and transport engineering sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Transportation Planning
  • Structural Inspection and Assessment of Bridges
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Traffic Control and Safety
  • Road Pavement Design and Management
  • Construction Contracts & Liabilities
  • Road and Transport Scheme Design
  • Drainage Systems Design and Flood Management
  • Design of Bridge Structures

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The entry requirement for Stage 1 of the programme is a second class honours BEng degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent.

  • Graduates of the Level 9 Certificate in Road Maintenance Engineering & Network Management can transfer to Stage 2 of this programme.

  • Graduates of the L9 Postgraduate Diploma in Road and Transport Engineering can transfer to Stage 3 of the programme and complete the research dissertation to achieve the award of MEng.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 EUR per year during 36 months.

For approved local authority engineering applicants, this programme will be 80% funded by DTTaS and 20% funded by local authorities.

Living costs for Sligo

650 - 1000 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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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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