The Electricity Research Centre (ERC) at University College Dublin leads research activity in Energy Systems Integration globally. The ME Electrical Energy Engineering programme is taught by world-renowned academics from the ERC. The professionally accredited programme addresses the challenge of transitioning towards sustainable power systems, integrating diverse generation and demand-side technologies while maintaining stable and economic operation.
Engineering at UCD is highly attractive to students due to the exposure to world leading researchers and the significant career prospects.
Six-month Professional Work Experience opportunities are offered with national and international partners involving electrical utilities, manufacturers and research institutions.
A 4-year bachelors degree with a minimum second class honours (NFQ level 8) or international equivalence in a relevant Engineering Programme.
Robust Analytical competency is essential.