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GMIT Manufacturing Engineer Apprenticeship

Bachelor of Engineering in Manufacturing Engineering (Apprenticeship)

A three year, Level 7 Apprenticeship, with 70% of time spent in the workplace, and 30% in GMIT. Earn while you learn.

Discipline: Engineering Apprenticeships

Location: Galway - Dublin Road

NFQ Level: 7

Programme Duration: Three years

Mode of Study: Full time

Places: 20

Why Study?

  • You are a school leaver.
  • You are an existing Production Operator/Technician who wants to train or retrain in the engineering and manufacturing sectors, and progress to a level 7 qualification.

Programme Modules

Career Opportunities

Graduates can work as Manufacturing Engineers.

This job involves facilitating efficient operations within the production area, optimising existing processes, implementing new processes and ensuring that production goals are met.

Essential Information: 

Course details

This Apprenticeship is a 3 year programme, with an approved employer, with 70% of the time spent on the job and the remaining 30% spent in GMIT.

Go to the website for more details, or download the brochure here.


Entry Requirements:

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Application Process

Interested students should apply through their employer.


Data Protection

By applying to this course through GMIT, you are agreeing to your data (i.e. apprentice name, programme title, status on programme, attendance, assessment/exam marks) being shared with the relevant staff and trainers within your company, Ibec Consortium Lead, GMIT and Solas to facilitate this Bachelor of Engineering in Manufacturing (Apprenticeship) Level 7.

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Contact Us

Trish Breen

Medtech & Polymer Apprenticeships Manager

Tel: +353 (0)87 715 7967

Email: Trish Breen

The manufacturing apprenticeship programmes have been developed by the Irish Medtech Association, the business association within Ibec, along with Galway Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT), co-ordinating provider, and representatives from the medical technology sector.