Engineering - Mechanical Engineering, M.Eng. | University College Cork | Cork, Ireland
M.Eng. On Campus

Engineering - Mechanical Engineering

12 months
23100 EUR/year
6630 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Engineering - Mechanical Engineering programme at University College Cork course is offered in response to sustained international demand for highly skilled graduates in mechanical engineering for manufacturing and process engineering industries.


Program Details

On completion of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering programme at University College Cork course, you will be able to:

  • show a thorough understanding of the principles and theoretical bases of modern manufacturing techniques, automation, and production processes

  • identify appropriate manufacturing systems for different production requirements and analyse their performance

  • apply appropriate technology, quality tools and manufacturing methodology to design, re-design and continuously improve the manufacturing operations of engineering companies

  • plan, research, execute and oversee experiments and research projects, critically analyse and interpret data, and effectively disseminate results

  • work effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team, be self-motivated, able to work independently and demonstrate leadership

In response to the increasing demand for highly skilled graduates in the field of mechanical engineering applied to the manufacturing and pharma-chem industries, this course will produce mechanical engineering postgraduates who are proficient in the development and realisation of modern manufacturing, process and automation systems. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mechanical Systems

  • Robotics

  • Industrial Automation and Control

  • Finite Element Analysis

  • Biomedical Design

  • Energy in Buildings

  • Process Validation and Quality

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


90 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Candidates must have a minimum Second Class Honours Grade II in a primary honours degree (NFQ, Level 8) in mechanical engineering or a closely related engineering discipline that should have covered mechanical engineering fundamentals such as mechanics, thermodynamics, fluid mechanics and materials. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23100 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6630 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6630 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Cork

860 - 1400 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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