Higher Diploma in Engineering in Automation and Digital Manufacturing
Applications are open for September 2024.
This is an innovative programme that has been designed in close consultation with manufacturing industry in the western region who have identified a requirement to up-skill their employees. The programme offers a conversion route for Manufacturing Engineers (or cognate) who wish to re-direct their career towards Automation and Digital Manufacturing.
The programme is flexible in nature, offering an opportunity to employees to up-skill while working.
The programme runs over 52 weeks, including two semesters of 13 weeks of tuition and an Industry project. Students attend two evenings of online classes per week as well as up to one day per week (depending on elective choices in our state-of-the-art facilities ( https://youtu.be/9v2iYvZTPow )
They also complete a digital transformation project that benefits their employer.
Galway City, Dublin Road
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€6,000 for 2023/24. Fees may be subject to change in 2024/25.