Marine Engineering - NMCI Ringaskiddy

MTU - Cork Campuses

 

Course Name Marine Engineering - NMCI Ringaskiddy
Course Provider MTU - Cork Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - National Maritime College of Ireland, MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code MT764
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Ringaskiddy
Qualification Letters BEng
Duration 3 years plus approximately 1 year work placement.
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements

Expand+Entry 2022
Score the necessary CAO points and meet Minimum entry requirements

5 Subjects
Subjects O6/H7 5
Subjects H5 0
Maths Grade O6/H7
English or Irish Grade O6/H7

Applicants must pass the approved medical fitness and eyesight tests as...

Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry 2022/2023
Applicants must be 16 years of age or over on 1st January of the year of entry to the course. For the majority of courses, applicants for first year admission to MTU must score the necessary CAO points and satisfy the relevant mini...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Points Scoring for Leaving Certificate
Vocational Programme (LCVP) Link Module Holders of the LCVP apply in the normal way through the CAO. Points are awarded on the same basis as for the Leaving Certificate. The link modules ‘subject’ may not be used to meet the minimum entry requirements.

LCVP Grade Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied (LCA) programme
The LCA subjects do not meet the minimum requirements for entry to MTU full-time courses. Holders of Leaving Certificate Applied qualifications may wish to proceed to a FET-QQI course and in turn apply to third level on the basis of their FET-QQI award.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

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MTU welcomes applications, via the CAO, from applicants who hold a QQI-FET award at level 5 or level 6. Your QQIFET award can be used as an alternative to the Leaving Certificate for application purposes. Please note some MTU prog...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+The University welcomes applications from persons who will be 23 years of age and over on the 1st January of the proposed year of entry and who wish to be admitted as a mature student. Mature applicants should apply to the CAO before 5.15pm, 1st ...

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Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 40
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+Overview
The function of the marine engineer is to operate and maintain the engines, boilers, generators and other systems of ships. Most of the mechanical equipment aboard ship is operated and maintained by marine engineers. This course aims t...

Subjects Taught

Expand+First Year at a Glance:
• Introduction to Marine Engineering: the principles and practical aspects of marine engineering systems found on board ship

• Physics for Marine Engineers: giving an enhanced understanding of the physics princip...

Comment

Expand+Question Time
How do I go about getting a shipping company to sponsor me while I am in college?
Securing sponsorship is a competitive process managed by NMCI, with shipping companies. The number of sponsorships varies each year, depending on...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Further Studies
There are opportunities for further study in order that cadets will progress from the Officer of the Watch Level on to the Second Engineer Officer Certificate of Competency (CoC), and in due course to the Chief Engineer Officer ...

Further Enquiries Capt. Sinéad Reen
T: +353 (0) 21 433 5612
E: NMCI.admissions@mtu.ie

For details, see www.nmci.ie
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Points History
Year Points
2021 234
2020 255
2019 224