Engineering - Mechanical Engineering

ATU - Donegal Campuses


Course Name Engineering - Mechanical Engineering
Course Provider ATU - Donegal Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code LY_MMECH_B
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact Admission staff:
T: +353 (0)74 918 6000
Qualification Letters B.Eng. (Hons)
Duration 1 year full-time add-on
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Applicants must have an Ordinary Degree in Electronics or Computer Engineering or an equivalent (level 7) qualification with 180 ECTS credits and appropriate learning outcomes.
Number of Places 20
Application Date Advanced Entry applications should be made directly to the admissions office at LYIT.

The appropriate form may be downloaded from and is also available by email from /or submit by e-mail to

or from
The Admissions Office
Letterkenny institute of Technology
Port Road Letterkenny
Tel: 074 918 6125

Closing Date of Application 1st April
Course Content

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As a mechanical engineer you design, manufacture and maintain products systems and services that people use everyday; from phones to refrigerators and from planes to power generation. This Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Mechan...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Mechanics 6 (M)
Thermodynamic Systems & Renewable Energy 1 (M)
Engineering Design & Analysis (M)
Innovation, Technology & Business (M)
Mathematics 7 (M)
Research Report (M)

Semester 2
Mathematics 8 (M)
Thermodynamic Systems & Renewable Energy 2 (M)
Computer Aided Engineering (M)
Professional Development (M)
Project 2 (M)

(M) = Mandatory
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Follow-on Courses
Follow up programmes elsewhere include:
• Under an articulation agreement with Edinburgh Napier University graduates of this course are eligible for entry to year 5 of the year integrated MEng Mechanical Engineering.
This cours...

Further Enquiries Department Administration:
Tel: +353 (0)74 918 6406 / +353 (0)74 918 6410

Head of Department Dr. Paddy Hannigan
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6401
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