About Us

Welcome to the School of Engineering

The School of Engineering is a research led multi-disciplinary school widely recognised as a leader in education and research. Founded in 1841, it combines history and tradition with innovation, expertise, and contemporary teaching practices.

We offer Engineers Ireland accredited courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level with an emphasis on project based learning, as well as research programmes across the full range of Engineering disciplines. This includes two undergraduate, five taught masters, and seven diploma courses.

At the School of Engineering, academic research is central to what we do. Our academic staff are experts in their fields and collectively have published over 2,000 academic research papers in the past five years. With an annual research income of over €10 million, we are home to approximately 60 academic staff, 50 research staff, and over 110 research students.