Engineering - Applied Materials

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus


Course Name Engineering - Applied Materials
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Course Code CWE06
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Carlow Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Carlow Town
Qualification Letters MEng
PAC Application Information

Expand+Course Code:
CWE06 Master of Engineering in Applied Materials CARLOW Full-time

Entry 2021/22
Please note that all postgraduate applications for taught programmes at Institute of Technology Carlow should be completed online via PAC (Postgraduat...

Duration 1 year full-time
Course Fee CWE06 Master of Engineering in Applied Materials CARLOW Full-time €7,400*

* Fees for ITC Major Award graduates only €5,500.
Entry Requirements

Expand+1. Graduates with a minimum for 2.2 honours in a Level 8 degree such as Mechanical/Materials Science/Aerospace/ Aeronautical /Aircraft Engineering or equivalent programme.


2. Graduates with a Level 7 Distinction award in Mechanical/ Materi...

Course Content

Expand+What is the programme about?
The Masters and Postgraduate Diploma of Engineering in Applied Materials will provide learners with the expertise, tools and techniques essential to material characterisation, simulated design, failure analysis, and app...

Subjects Taught What subject areas will I study?
Materials Science in Engineering
Finite Element Analysis I & II
Design Driven Innovation
Materials in Processing and Industry 4.0
Applied Mechanics of Materials
Research Methods for Engineering (draft)
Innovation for Sustainable Enterprise
Dissertation (Engineering)
Work-based Project
Professional Development

NOTE: Specific modules may be subject to amendment after our 2021 programmatic review.
Number of Credits 90 Credits
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What will I be able to do when I finish the programme?
Graduates of this programme will acquire the skills to design, and conduct experiments and apply a range of standard and specialised research tools and techniques of enquiry. They will also hav...

Dr Cathal Nolan
PhD, MEng, PgDip, BEng