Maynooth University


Course Name Engineering
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MH304
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters BE
Duration Duration: 4/5 years
Placement Option: Yes - subject to availability (year 4 of 5 year programme)
Erasmus/Study Abroad Option: Subject to availability
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements

Expand+Leaving Certificate: 2H5 & 4O6/H7, Irish, English & a Science subject (i.e. Agricultural Science, Applied Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Physics, Physics with Chemistry or Technology) & *H4 Mathematics.

*Note: Applicants who d...

Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Age Restrictions
In general, students must be 17 years or older by 15th January in the year after entry to the University. If you are younger, you must make a special application to the University’s President.

All Leaving Certificate subjects...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Link Modules
Points are awarded as follows:

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

Applicants can use their points allocation for the Link Modules as one of their best six subjects for the purpose of calculating points, but the Link Modules do not qualify as a subject for minimum entry requirement purposes.
QQI FET Applicants General Information QQI Link: No
Mature Applicants

Expand+Maynooth University greatly values the particular contribution of mature students to the academic and social environment of the University. A mature student is 23 years or older by 1st January in the year of entry to the University. For part-time deg...

Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 2019: 30
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Financial Support For information on grants go to:
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2020 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2020 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2020 CAO Handbook): F...

Course Content

Expand+The Electronic Engineering degree is accredited by Engineers Ireland and is recognised internationally.

Students take the same modules in 1st, 2nd and 3rd year. In 4th year, students specialise in one of the following three options: - Electronic ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Course structure
1st year
Students take the same modules in first, second and third year.

2nd year
Optional 10 credit Electives

3rd year

3rd year students complete 9 taught modules (5 credits each) over semester 1 & 2, and a communitybase...

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There is a transfer pathway from 1st year MH201 Science to 2nd year MH304 Electronic Engineering for students who attain the required grades. See section 2 MH201 for details.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Options after graduation?
Our graduates are equipped to work in silicon chip manufacturing and design, communications companies and in the development of products closely combining hardware and software.

Students have the opportunity to graduat...

Further Enquiries Maynooth University Department of Electronic Engineering, Engineering & BioScience Building
+ 353 1 708 6057 / + 353 1 708 6976
International Students Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2019 371
2018 414
2017 364