Engineering - Data Centre Facilities Engineering

ATU - Sligo Campuses


Course Name Engineering - Data Centre Facilities Engineering
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 100552 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller listing of programmes for January.

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Expand+Applications for online programmes are accepted on the atu sligo website.

All programmes advertised will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller ...

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Expand+2 years part-time

Delivery Method: Online

On-Campus Attendance
Attendance is required - There will be one four or five day lab session every year, in the Spring. These are held in either HelHa, in Mons, Belgium, or IT Sligo.

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Course Fee Total Fees: €7,000
Entry Requirements A Higher Certificate award in a related technical discipline Or A Senior Trades Craft Apprenticeship in a related discipline and a minimum five years’ relevant industrial experience.

In conjunction with this, students must hold a Maths qualification* that enables them to undertake the Maths module on this specific programme.

Please Note:
For applicants who may not have proficiency in Maths, a study course is available online through ATU Sligo during the first and second semester.
Course Content

Expand+The purpose of this new engineering degree programme is to provide the Data Centre industry with staff who are qualified to provide the proficient and in-depth skills necessary for the technical management and operation of data centre facilities. Exp...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Semester 1
Six Sigma 1 - Quality Tools 05
Data Centres Mechanical Principles (start) 10
Data Centres Control Principles (start) 10

Semester 2
Data Centres Mechanical Principles (contd.)
Data Centres Control Principles (contd.)

Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
The ‘B.Eng. in Data Centres Facilities Engineering’ programme was developed in partnership with industry providers including Google, Facebook and Microsoft in order to meet the growing need for upskilling of service personne...

Further Enquiries Further Information
Course Co-ordinator:
Conor Lawlor

Online Student Advisor
Natalie McNulty
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