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Engineering Management, ME

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #185 (QS) Dublin, Ireland
The Master of Engineering Management at University College Dublin draws on resources from engineering, business and behavioural sciences in a programme designed to bridge the divide between engineering and management. It provides students an opportunity to broaden their horizons outside specialist technical areas, which enables them to make significant contributions to their companies. 

Overview

Engineering Management participants at University College Dublin will gain a deep understanding of the world of engineering management by covering a wide range of business topics, from cost analysis to finance and corporate strategy.Participants will acquire conceptual and practical skills that will enable them to operate at the highest level in the global knowledge economy, drawing on the engineering, business and human sciences aspects of the programme.Our students are strongly motivated by career ambitions. The programme provides an opportunity to widen horizons outside specialist technical areas many of our students experience career advancement either during the programme or after completion.

Career

Over the years, students from a variety of professional backgrounds have participated in the programme. Engineers of all disciplines, science and information technology graduates from across the third level institutions in Ireland and abroad have taken part. The company and industry sector backgrounds of those participating illustrates the diverse professional backgrounds of participants.

These industry sectors include Pharmaceutical, Medical Technology, ICT, Manufacturing, Food, Engineering Consulting and Services, Transportation, Public Services.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Strategic Management
  • Behaviour, leadership & Change
  • Finance
  • Managing Human Resources
  • Design and Innovation
  • Operations Management
  • Quality Management
  • Operations Strategy
  • Business System Design
  • Project Management
  • Economics
  • Decision Analysis
  • Project
  • Engineering Cost Analysis
  • Technical Comms (Online)
  • Marketing for Engineering Managers

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Most courses operate a rolling admissions policy with decisions being taken as soon as possible after receipt of completed applications. 

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    90 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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  • Minimum required score:

    600

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General Requirements

  • If English is not your native language (unless you have done your primary degree through English), an English language qualification is required, e.g. IELTS International English Language Testing System (IELTS). An average score of 6.5 over all components and a minimum of 6.0 in each band on the Academic Version is required. For more information please click here.
You will need:
  • A primary degree in engineering, science or information technology.
  • Participants should have a minimum of five years relevant professional experience.
  • Applicants may be asked to attend for a short interview.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12800 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9280 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9280 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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