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  ME Manufacturing Engineering with Additive Manufacture for Full Flexibility

University College Dublin    UCD School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Full time September Other 2 Years
Computer Science (8) Engineering (12)

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Unleash your potential with the ME Manufacturing Engineering with Additive Manufacture for Full Flexibility programme at UCD. This innovative double degree masters, in collaboration with renowned European universities, equips you with a blend of manufacturing expertise, entrepreneurship skills, and a global perspective. Choose from three exciting minors, including Additive Manufacture for Full Flexibility, and delve into cutting-edge topics like rapid prototyping and flexible manufacturing systems. With a strong emphasis on practical application, you'll master areas such as manufacturing science, design engineering, and production management. The programme's outcomes focus on sustainability, multidisciplinary problem-solving, and innovative thinking, preparing you for high-level technical roles and entrepreneurial ventures. To apply, a Bachelor's degree in relevant fields and a solid foundation in engineering principles are required. Join us to revolutionize the manufacturing industry and create a network of opportunities both nationally and internationally.

About the course

Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 120)

This masters merges manufacturing technical and technological aspects with innovation and entrepreneurship teaching, in the context of the global societal challenges, such as circular economy, industrial innovation and sustainability. It is a double degree programme, coordinated by EIT Manufacturing Master School, between UCD and other universities around Europe i.e. Aalto University, Finland, Ecole Centrale de Nantes (ECN), France, Politecnico di Milano (POLIMI), Italy, University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Italian Switzerland (SUPSI), Switzerland, Institut Polytechnique de Grenoble (Grenoble INP), France and and Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), Austria. The first year is spent at UCD (entry university) and the second year is spent at another (exit) university as listed above. Students choose one of three minors offered as part of the programme i.e. Additive Manufacture for Full Flexibility, Zero-Defect Manufacturing for a Circular Economy, and Platforms for digitalized value networks.

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Entry Requirements

Applicants must have completed a Bachelor’s degree encompassing a minimum of 180 ECTS credits.

Preferred bachelors degrees include: BSc in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or equivalent degrees. Other possible BSc degrees: Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent degrees.

Students MUST have basic competence in engineering design, analysis, production operations, physics and mathematics including calculus, algebra, and mathematical statistics.

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Dr Pezhman Ghadimi, Programme Director

This European and intersectoral mobility postgraduate programme is strongly oriented towards innovation and entrepreneurship. The strong industry component is reinforced by industry projects, the Industrial Master thesis and a potential internship (self-secured). The objective of the Master School is to train future European leaders in manufacturing, combining digital and technical manufacturing skills to meet the needs of European SMEs and multinationals alike. Students will be delivered a double Master degree after spending one year in two of the seven universities which shaped this ambitious and prestigious training programme, along with an EIT Manufacturing certificate. UCD will welcome students participating in this programme next September 2023 for the first year of their Master's studies. The students will spend their second year at other partner universities.

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