Post Graduate Certificate in Automotive Artificial Intelligence

This NFQ Level 9, 30 ECTS Credits Masters Degree has been developed in collaboration with industry and is aimed at Electronic, Computer, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineers who wish to develop the skills required to design the next generation of technology for smart and autonomous vehicles.

The programme will run one year part time with 30 credits of taught modules delivered online.

This programme is funded under the Springboard initiative. If you are unemployed, you may be entitled to free fees for this programme under this initiative. If this programme is funded you will find it and be able to submit an application on the Springboard site at


Application Closing Date : 30th August 2019

Computing & Creative Practices Certificate

Entry Requirements

This Programme is open to students who have obtained an Honours Degree (2:2 or above) in one of the following fields or a closely related discipline:

  • Electronic Engineering
  • Mechatronic Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering

Career Opportunities

Students will find employment in Senior Design Positions in Electronic, Mechanical, Mechatronics and Embedded Systems engineering for highly regulated industries. Although primarily directed at the automotive sector, many of the skills such as Machine Learning, Pattern Detection and Computer Vision are highly sought after for R&D roles in other industries such as the medical, agricultural and high-volume manufacturing industries.

What subjects will I study?

Programme Fees

Total: €4,500

Per 5 Credit Module: €750

Springboard Fees

Fee €4,000

Free for those classified as unemployed.

Fee for employed participants €400 (10% of fees)

Who do I contact?

Admissions Office
T: 353 (0) 71 931 8510