Engineering - Electrical & Electronic Systems

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Engineering - Electrical & Electronic Systems
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code DK740
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Qualification Letters BEng
Duration 3 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Ordinary Degree Programmes (Level 7)

The standard minimum entry requirement for first year admission to three-year bachelor ordinary degree, Level 7 programmes in Dundalk Institute of Technology is:

Six Grades at O6 or H7 in Leaving Certificate...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Expand+Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Students

Holders of the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) apply in the normal way through the CAO system. Points are awarded on the same basis as per the leaving certificate. The LCVP subject ...

Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme Students

The Leaving Certificate Applied Programme (LCAP) subjects do not meet the minimum entry requirements for admission to academic courses and are not considered as passing subjects. Holders of the LCAP may wish to undertake a QQIFET course in order to gain eligibility for entry to third-level courses in DkIT.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+QQI-FET Qualifications

QQI-FET level 5 and 6 awards are now made by Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) – For further details please visit:

Applicants must have obtained a full QQI-FET Level 5/6 major award with a minimum cred...

QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

Expand+Who is a Mature Applicant?
Any applicant 23 years of age or over on 1st January in the year of entry to first year of a fulltime programme is considered to be a mature applicant. Dundalk Institute of Technology actively encourages applications on ma...

Alternative Entry Holders of cognate National Craft Certificates can avail of advanced entry.

For information on alternative entry go to:
Northeast Further and Higher Ed Alliance NEFHEA

Expand+The Alliance has worked to enable access to the second year of DkIT programmes in a number of areas.
Full details of the courses where this option is available can be found at in the section called Information for Students. This i...

Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 2018 - 40
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+DkIT Engineering is based on innovation, entrepreneurship and creativity. Our specialised programmes allow you to develop your skills in the areas that interest you most whether that is in civil, mechanical, electrical and electronic or the wider bui...

Careers or Further Progression Recent Graduate Occupations
Design Engineer // Mechanical Engineer // Electronic Engineer // Energy Management/ Consultant // Energy Component & Systems Design // Civil Engineer // Project Management
Further Enquiries Colman Ledwith (Head of Department of Electronic & Mechanical Engineering)
Phone: +353 42 9372513

James Mulvany (Lecturer, Electronic Engineering)
Phone: 0429370200 ext 2520
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2018 199
2017 170
2016 183