The Master of Mechanical Engineering (ME Mechanical) at University College Dublin puts emphasis 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.
In the year immediately after graduation, this programme at University College Dublin boasts a 95% success rate for graduates seeking employment or progression to research education. Mechanical engineers are at the centre of every area of technology.Graduates from this Mechanical Engineering programme will be eligible to become fully qualified professional engineers, capable of working anywhere in the world at an advanced technical level or as a professional engineering manager. In the recent past, UCD ME Mechanical Engineering graduates have progressed to careers in industries such as: aerospace industry (e.g. European Space Agency), automobile industry (e.g. Ferrari, Jaguar Land Rover, Ford, Denso), biomedical industry (e.g. Medtronic, Boston Scientific, Stryker), oil and gas (Cameron) and materials and manufacturing (Henkel, Kingspan).
More informationVisit official programme website
- Numerical Algorithms
- Process Control
- Control Theory
- Heat Transfer
- Mechanics of Fluids
- Materials Science and Engineering
- Computational Continuum Mechanics
- Fracture Mechanics
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.
DisciplinesMechanical Engineering View 13 other Masters in Mechanical Engineering in Ireland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- An honours undergraduate degree (NFQ level 8) with a minimum upper second class honours or international equivalence in a Mechanical Engineering programme.
- Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent.
- Students meeting the programme’s academic entry requirements but not the English language requirements, may enter the programme upon successful completion of UCD’s Pre-Sessional or International Pre-Master’s Pathway programmes.
International25600 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 25600 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEA8085 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 8085 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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