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You are very welcome to the TCD School of Engineering, an institution rich in tradition and progressive in outlook.

The School was founded in 1841 and is one of the oldest Engineering Schools in the English speaking world. The Baccalaureus in Arte Ingeniaria (BAI) degree was established in 1872 and early graduates played a major role in the development of local government services and infrastructure in 19th century Ireland, whilst others contributed as far afield as India, Australia, Africa and Japan. In addition to many famous engineers, the list of graduates includes landscape artist, Nathaniel Hone, and songwriter, Percy French. Well-known graduates of more recent vintage include Chris Horn of Iona Technologies and John McGuire of Trintech.

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Latest News

Ulster’s Stuart Olding leaves the field after a head injury sustained against Munster at Thomond Park in last season’s Pro12 competition. Photograph: James CrombieResearchers target early warning system for concussion

The School of Engineering, the School of Physiotherapy and the Department of Physiology have linked up with Leinster Rugby in two brain injury studies.(source: The Irish Times)
19 August 2015

Huawei’s “Seeds for the Future” programme will teach students Katie Rock, Alan Flynn and Helen Fletcher many aspects of the IT firm’s businessEngineering students taking part in Seeds for the Future programme in China

Five TCD School of Engineering students are currently taking part in the Huawei-sponsored Seeds for the Future programme in China and will remain there until 28th August.
18 August 2015

Jones Engineering GroupScholarship opportunities in Engineering announced by Jones Engineering Group

Jones Engineering Group has announced the establishment of Scholarship opportunities to pursue the full-time study of Engineering at TCD commencing in September/October, 2015.
7 August 2015

Engineering Summer School provides eye-opener for secondary school girls

Assistant Professor Kevin Kelly welcomed secondary school girls from four schools to the seventh annual running of the two-week Engineering Summer School.

Effective SolutionsTrinity Engineers giving people in Malawi the power they need

Dr Tony Robinson and his team working with rural communities in Malawi have come up with effective solutions by harnessing heat energy released during cooking.
20 July 2015

Staff Awarded For ExcellenceDr Ciaran Simms and Dr Roger West presented with Excellence Awards by the Provost

Dr Ciaran Simms and Dr Roger West were among recent recipients of Excellence Awards from the Provost in Teaching and in Global Engagement respectively.
17 July 2015


Last updated 20 August 2015 Engineering (Email).