Course Description

Sustainable Energy Engineering (BEng Honours) (Level 8)

There is a mandatory work placement module for a minimum of 10 weeks at the end of the third year. However, in most instances the company will extend this over the summer up to six months in total. The student will be placed in an energy related industry, consultancy, government agency (SEAI), or research group. The placement will be assessed by means of presentations, reports and research project development. Companies have included; ESB, Bord Gáis, GSK, Boston Scientific, Dairygold, Jones Engineering, PM, Openhydro, Tyndall, EMC, Enercon, Novartis, EPS, and GE Healthcare. There are opportunities for students to spend this period abroad on a European exchange.

CollegeCork Institute of Technology (CIT)
Course LocationCork
Course CategoryEngineering, Construction & the Built Environment
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationHonours Bachelor Degree
Course Duration4 Years (8 Semesters)
Entry RequirementsLeaving Certificate in five subjects i.e. Grade O6 or H7 in five subjects. The five subjects must include Mathematics, and either English or Irish.
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Cork Institute of Technology (CIT)

Rossa Avenue, Bishopstown, Bishopstown, Cork, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: T12 P928

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