Engineering - International Agricultural Engineering - Kerry Campus

MTU - Kerry Campus


Course Name Engineering - International Agricultural Engineering - Kerry Campus
Course Provider MTU - Kerry Campus
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code TL_EIAGR_B
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Tralee
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Apply to the Admissions Office, MTU.
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 1 year Add-on.
Entry Requirements Entry Requirements Specific to This Course

Applicants must hold a level 7 bachelor’s degree and can be recruited from the following disciplines:

Mechanical engineering
Mechatronic Engineering
Agricultural engineering
Automotive engineering
Or Equivalent
An interview process will also be held.
Mature Applicants The Institute welcomes applications from persons who will be 23 years of age and over on the 1st of January of the proposed year of entry and who wish to be admitted as a mature student. The Institute reserves a minimum of 5% of all places for mature applicants.
Interview Yes
Application Date In March of each year, MTU welcomes applications for add-on degree and honours degree programmes, with a commencement date of the following September.

The application process is open for one month, from early March to the first week in April each year (this date changes slightly due to the Easter holidays, but it is always within the first week in April).
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Course Content

Expand+What is International Agricultural Engineering?
This course is jointly run by Agricultural Engineering departments in three EU countries, namely Ireland (Institute of Technology, Tralee), France (University of Burgundy) and Italy (University of Bolo...

Subjects Taught Semester: 1
Title Credits
Agricultural Engineering Design 5
Agri-Mechanics 5
Control Instrumentation and Monitoring 5

Semester: 2
Soil Mechanics 5
Data Acquisition and Analysis 5
Agricultural Machine Homologation 5

Semester: 3
Precision Farming 5
Agribotics 5
Agri Machines Connected to Tractors 5

Semester: 4
International Internship Practice 5
International Internship Review 5
Thesis 5
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career opportunities
- Proficiency in 3D CAD, FEA and CFDs - Design - INNOVATION
- Marketing, quality and costing - Manufacturing, Sales and Quality - CUSTOMER NEEDS AND SATISFACTION

- In depth knowledge of latest machine technology in Agri Mac...

Further Enquiries Head Of Department Technology Engineering, Maths:
Mr. Daniel E Riordan
Room(s): C226
Tel: +353 (0)66 7144216 Ext: 4216
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