Welcome to The School of Engineering

Head of Trinity's School of Engineering, Professor Alan O'Connor

Dear Visitors,

Welcome to the Trinity College Dublin School of Engineering! We are delighted that you are interested in learning more about our school and the research and education opportunities we offer.

Our mission at the School of Engineering is to deliver world-class research, education, and innovation in engineering and the underpinning sciences. We believe this is achieved through a scholarly, multidisciplinary approach to teaching and research that will best serve our society and the world in the 21st century.

We are dedicated to providing our students with an education that combines rigorous academic study with the excitement of discovery and which balances multidisciplinary breadth with discipline specific depth. Our faculty members are distinguished researchers and educators who are committed to helping our students achieve their full potential, whether that be gaining successful careers in the engineering profession or participating in research that provides innovative solutions to the world’s greatest challenges. We also seek to develop in each member of the Engineering School the ability and passion to work wisely, creatively, and effectively for the betterment of humankind.

Trinity’s School of Engineering is also committed to fostering strong partnerships with industry, both nationally and internationally. Our close relationships with leading organizations provide our students with valuable opportunities for internships and placements. These partnerships also allow our faculty and student to conduct research that is relevant and applicable to real-world challenges and problems faced by industry.

We encourage you to explore our website to learn more about our programs, research initiatives, and student life. If you have any questions or would like more information, please don't hesitate to contact us.



Professor Alan O'Connor PhD, FTCD, CEng FIEI
Head of School of Engineering
Chairholder and Professor of Structural Engineering
School of Engineering
Trinity College Dublin