Engineering - Geotechnical / Structural Engineering Joint Programme

ATU - Sligo Campus


Course Name Engineering - Geotechnical / Structural Engineering Joint Programme
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campus
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code SG_EGEOT_M09
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Qualification Letters MEng
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Duration 2 / 3 years part-time, online.
Course Fee Total Programme Fees: €9,000
Fees per annum: €4,500
Entry Requirements

Expand+The minimum entry requirements are a second class honours (2.2) award in a professionally accredited (Engineers Ireland Chartered Engineer with further learning or equivalent) Honours degree (Level 8) in Civil or Structural Engineering.


Course Summary This part-time online MEng provides postgraduate training for Level 8 degree qualified professional and graduate Civil Engineers who require up-skilling and higher education in the areas of Geotechnical and Structural Engineering. The programme is also attractive to experienced Civil Engineers who are seeking to move from a different area of expertise into the Geotechnical and /or Structural Engineering domains.
Course Content

Expand+MEng in Geotechnical Engineering with Structural Engineering
MEng in Structural Engineering with Geotechnical Engineering

Graduates of the programme can work as design or site engineers in the areas of Geotechnical / Structural Engineering at a l...

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.
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T: 353 (0) 71 931 8511
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