The Department of Mechanical, Aeronautical and Biomedical Engineering is one of the largest engineering departments in Ireland and one of only two to be ranked in the top 300 worldwide (see QS Rankings for mechanical, aeronautical & manufacturing engineering here).
We offer professionally accredited degree programmes to approximately 500 undergraduate students, and 90 postgraduate students. Our graduates are highly sought after, and many have gone on to become leaders of industry. Departmental staff have extensive expertise in the fields of Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Aircraft Maintenance and Airworthiness Engineering, and undergraduate Bachelors programmes are offered in each of these disciplines. In addition, taught postgraduate courses are offered in Computer-Aided Engineering Product Design, Mechanical Engineering, and Aeronautical Engineering. The department is highly research active (see Staff in the News and publication listings at Academic Staff), and typically houses ~15-20 postdoctoral fellows and ~60-70 Ph.D. students at any given time....read more