Engineering - Geotechnical / Structural Engineering Joint Programme

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name Engineering - Geotechnical / Structural Engineering Joint Programme
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 108231 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Qualification Letters MEng
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact the college for the next start date.
Application Date Application Closing Date: 31st August 2021.
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Duration 2/3 years part-time online.
Course Fee The standard fee for the programme is €9,000; €3,000 per year if completed in three years or €4,500 per year if completed in two years. Waivers will apply in specific cases.
Financial Support Potential Funding Opportunities
Sligo Chamber Skillnet may be able to partially fund programme fees for you or your employees - for further details please contact
Entry Requirements The minimum entry requirements are a second class honours (2.2) award in a professionally accredited Honours degree (Level 8) in Civil or Structural Engineering. Other suitable applicants may be accepted on completion of a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process.
Course Content

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MEng in Geotechnical Engineering with Structural Engineering
MEng in Structural Engineering with Geotechnical Engineering

This part-time online MEng provides postgraduate training for Level 8 degree qualified professional and grad...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Title, Credits
Geotechnical Engineering I 05
Soil - Structure Interaction 05
Design of Building Structures 05

Semester 2
Title, Credits
Geotechnical Engineering II 05
Research Methods 05
Design of Bridge Structures 05

Semester 3
Title, Credits
MEng Research Thesis, Mode 1 [E] 60
MEng Research Thesis, Mode 2 [E] 60

[E] = Elective Module. Modules subject to availability.
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Graduates of the programme work as design and site engineers in the area of Geotechnical / Structural Engineering at a level of responsibility appropriate to the increasingly complex and technical roles currently required by industry.
Further Enquiries Admissions Office
T: 353 (0) 71 931 8511
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