Course Description

Course Title : Higher National Diploma (HND) in Manufacturing Engineering

Griffith College Limerick

Developed with career progression and recognition by professional bodies in mind

The BTEC Higher National Diploma is available to our graduates from the Higher National Certificate in Manufacturing Engineering and has been designed to provide technical training in the area of manufacturing engineering.

Why Study Engineering at Griffith College?

The BTEC Level 6 Higher National Certificate in Manufacturing Engineering is available only to graduates from the HNC in Manufacturing Engineering and is conducted on a part-time basis over a two-year period. The course has been designed to provide education and training of manufacturing principals to engineers/technicians in the areas of manufacturing systems design. It delivers knowledge and work-related skills in a broad range of specialist disciplines and is suited to those who would like a career in the manufacturing/biopharma and medical devices industries.

  • Develop key work-related skills, an appreciation of industry requirements and knowledge and understanding of manufacturing engineering.
  • Learn how to improve productivity, efficiency, and profitability, as well as how to provide more choice to customers, reduce response times and improve quality.
  • The practical nature of the coursework lends to preparation for work in the field of industrial engineering or to progress their career if currently working in the sector.
  • Acquire highly transferable skills attractive to a wide range of sectors outside engineering including banking, transportation, consultancy, distribution services, health and other government areas.
  • Option to further your studies with our Level 7 Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering programme available at both our Dublin and Limerick campuses.

College Name Griffith College Limerick
Course Category Construction, Engineering Technology
Course Type Classroom Based
Course Location Limerick City, Limerick, Ireland
Course Start Date 17th September 2018
Course Fee 1780 per year
Course Duration 2 years
Course Times 2 evenings per week
Title of Awarding BTEC Diploma
Career Path Academic Progression Graduates of the Higher National Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering may be considered eligible to join our Level 8 Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering programme available at our Limerick campus. Career Progression Recent successful graduates of the Higher National Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering are currently employed as test or research and development technicians, technical representatives, engineering plan technicians, junior engineers, production planners or production technicians in these industries. They now provide the employer with skills that contribute to increased efficiencies and productivity
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Course Provider

Griffith College Limerick

Griffith College Limerick Campus O’Connell Avenue, Limerick City, Ireland, Limerick, Republic of Ireland

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