BSc (Hons) in Engineering Entrepreneurship (add-on)

Course Duration
1 Year (add-on)
Course Level
Level 8
Course Places
20 Places
Course Start Date
September 2018

Course Summary

This one-year honours degree add-on course is multidisciplinary course, combining Engineering with Business. The aim of the course is to produce graduates who are not only competent in the core engineering skills, but who also have a mind-set capable of recognising and pursuing business opportunities.

This honours degree in Engineering Entrepreneurship is multidisciplinary course, combining Engineering with Business.

The aim of the course is to produce graduates who are not only competent in the core engineering skills, but who also have a mind-set capable of recognising and pursuing business opportunities. The course is ideal for Level 7 graduates, with a broad engineering background who want to develop entrepreneurial, problem-solving and analytical abilities.

Central to the course is the New Venture Development module where students are required to develop an idea in terms of its technical and business aspects.

  • Design Engineer
  • Engineer – within specific disciplines:
  • Technical Sales and Marketing
  • Business Development
  • Project Management Systems Engineer
  • New Product Development Engineer
  • Technical Writer

The flexible learning initiatives utilised in the programme may see a small number of graduates setting up and developing their own business interests, with the resources available in the Regional Development Centre at Dundalk Institute of Technology

Masters in Entrepreneurship and Marketing in Dundalk Institute of Technology.

Please find information on fees and funding here: 

The course is open to applicants who have successfully completed a Level 7, Bachelor of Engineering degree or equivalent technological course with an overall pass and a minimum overall average of 50% achieved in one sitting.

Applicants holding different award titles are invited to apply to the Institute in order to determine the suitability of their award for admission to the course.

Pat McCormick (Head of Department of Electronic & Mechanical Engineering)
Phone: +353 42 9370273
Email: pat.mccormick@dkit.ie

Colin Ledwith (Programme Director)
Phone: +353 42 9370563
Email: colin.ledwith@dkit.ie

Course ID DKA41
Level 8
Duration 1 Year (add-on)
Places 20
School School of Engineering
Department Electronic and Mechanical Engineering
Awarding Body Dundalk Institute of Technology
Starting Date September 2018
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How to Apply

To apply for this course

Download and complete the Add-On Degree Programme Application Form below and submit to:

Admissions Office

Dundalk Institute of Technology, Dundalk, Co. Louth

T: +353 (0)42 9370230

E: admissions@dkit.ie

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