Engineering Pre-University

Bray Institute of Further Education


Course Name Engineering Pre-University
Course Provider Bray Institute of Further Education
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Tallaght Campus, Kildare & Wicklow ETB, TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
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Course Code 5M2061 HV
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Bray
Course Content This course is in conjunction with IT Tallaght.

This course provides a foundation for students who wish to pursue further studies in Engineering at Third Level.
FET Code 5M2061 Engineering Technology
Duration 1 year
(one afternoon per week in IT Tallaght)
Comment Certification:
QQI Level 5 Award in Engineering Technology (5M2061)
Alternative Entry

Expand+International Applicants
The Institute welcomes applications from International Learners. Non EA applicants (applicants outside the European Area, i.e. outside EU & Iceland, Norway and Switzerland) must comply with Irish immigration requirements. Su...

Course Fee

Courses at Bray Institute of Further Education are funded largely by the European Social Fund. Tuition costs are covered for Irish or EU citizens undertaking PLC courses. However all learners are required to pay the following:

• An Accepta...

Financial Support

Expand+Maintenance Grant
Learners on full-time approved courses at the Institute are entitled to apply for Maintenance Grants from The Department of Education. The Grant is means tested. Learners should apply to SUSI, the online grant application system, t...

Interview Yes
Application Date

Expand+Applications usually begin in mid January, early applications are always advisable to avoid classes filling up and increase your chances of getting a position.

Enrolment Procedure

Step 1:
Applicants must apply online at

Step 2...

Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2019.
Application Fee €25 is paid when applying for a course. This money is non refundable.
Subjects Taught • Engineering Workshop Theory
• Engineering Workshop Processes
• Mechanics*
• Physics
• Computer Aided Draughting (CAD)
• Mathematics
• Work Experience
• Communications
• Electronics*

Components subject to change

* These Modules are taught in I.T. Tallaght one day per week. Bus service provided.
Mature Entry Places Mature students are welcome to apply. Formal academic qualifications not required.
Entry Requirements One of the following:
• Leaving Certificate or equivalent (Minimum Requirement Ordinary Level Mathematics).
Extenuating circumstances may be considered
• QQI Level 4 Award
• Mature Applicants
Places are offered following a successful interview.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career opportunities
Engineering careers in healthcare, design, communications, manufacturing, food production, power generation and transport are some of the industries that graduates of engineering work in. Engineers contribute to technologies tha...

Further Enquiries Bray Institute of Further Education,
Tel: 01 282 9668