Facts and Figures Faculty of Engineering and Computing

Facts and Figures

The Faculty of Engineering and Computing consists of three schools; Computing, Electronic Engineering and Mechanical Engineering:

  • Over 1940 current Students with approx. 35% international Students
  • Over 100 Research Students 
  • 9 Undergraduate programmes
  • 10 Postgraduate programmes
  • 261 academics, technical and admin staff
  • Hosts or participates in a number of large scale research centres, including: INSIGHT (Data Analytics), ADAPT, Entwine and I-Form
  • DCU has been ranked 19th in the world and first in Ireland for its graduate employment rate 
  • An average of 296 research publications per annum
  • An average of externally generated research expenditure of over €56 million per annum (2013/17)
  • World renowned research
  • State of the art laboratories, classrooms and technology 
  • The Faculty of Engineering and Computing were successful as partners in 3 SFI-Funded Centres for Research Training to support approximately 80-100 PhD students, over a 4-year intake, in areas of AI, machine learning and digitally enhanced reality.