Energy Engineering is a broad field dealing with energy efficiency, energy product design and services, facility management, plant engineering, environmental compliance, and alternative energy technologies.
The main job of an Energy Engineer is to find the most efficient and sustainable way to power our homes, businesses and industrial processes.
This discipline is one of the most recent to emerge, driven by exciting new opportunities:
- to generate, distribute and store energy
- to deliver energy efficiency using smart devices
- to monitor energy use, and energy services
GMIT offers students access to state-of-the-art, energy-dedicated teaching and research laboratories. The Energy Engineering degree is accredited by Engineers Ireland at the Associate Engineer level. GMIT’s Energy Engineers have the skills and knowledge that are highly sought after by multinationals, government agencies and businesses worldwide to meet the challenges of climate change and the decarbonisation of the world economy. Our graduates have a 100% employment record.