Bachelor of Engineering in Electronic & Computer Engineering

Electronic Engineering is an exciting field of engineering with unlimited potential which can be applied to any sector or interest in order to help shape the future in progressive ways such as connected health and the Internet of Things.  A degree in Electronic and Computer Engineering provides the foundations required to help design the future of automotive, medical, information, entertainment, music, communication and renewable energy technology.


Electronic and Computer Engineering at IT Sligo focuses on Embedded Systems design and development.  An "Embedded System" is a combination of electronic or electromechanical hardware and software designed to perform a specific function.  Embedded systems form the basis of modern consumer electronics such as mobile phones, automotive electronics, musical equipment and aircraft guidance systems.  As well as electronic fundamentals, computer programming for microcontrollers and mobile applications form an integral part of Electronic and Computer Engineering at IT Sligo.


Mech. and Electronic Eng. SG337 Ordinary Bachelor Degree Abinitio

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Applicants should list their CAO course choices in genuine order of preference and they will be offered the course highest up on their list that they are deemed eligible for, if any.

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements for CAO 2019 courses at ITSligo are available for download below:

What subjects will I study?

[E] = Elective Module. Modules subject to availability.

Who do I contact?

Admissions Office
T: 353 (0) 71 931 8510