with its innovative Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
It has become globally recognised that our universities must adapt to the world they live in.
Through the REEdI project, MTU has developed a innovate engineering qualification.
This unique qualification sees industry and academia collaborate to deliver the Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, the first of its kind qualification in Ireland.
REEdI is a consortium of national and international HEI’s, industry stakeholders and world class research centres. Munster Technological University are the lead university of the REEdI project with University of Limerick, Harper Adams and Charles Sturt University as the academic partners.
Everything about this course is cutting edge, students will get to learn with immersive technologies such virtual and augmented reality.
The 4 year degree programme will be equally divided between time spent in an academic setting and time spent in industry.
Not only have our Industry partners committed to providing students with two years paid placement, they have also collaborated in the design of the course.
Industry partners participated in workshops and surveys, Trevor Murphy, Senior Project Engineer, TriCel captures the benefits of the collaboration, “MTU’s REEDI programme is a massive evolutionary step forward in preparing engineers for industry and offers employers the chance to identify and assess students early on for potential graduate roles.
EPS Group are also delighted to be a registered partner of the REEdI programme. “This wonderful initiative and cutting-edge approach to engineering education in Ireland is helping students access training in different ways which is one of the keys to ensuring diversity in the future of our workforce. We wish the very best to all the prospective students of the degree and look forward to welcoming the future Engineers to EPS in September 2024” said Joanne Tracey, HR Manager.
Students interested in applying for this innovative programme should visit
www.reedi.ie for more information.