Precision Engineering and Design

Precision engineering is a specialist form of mechanical engineering that focuses on the design, development and manufacturing of high accuracy components and products. Graduates acquire the skills needed for the design of precision products such as medical devices, the design of precision tooling such as plastic injection moulds, and the design of automation equipment such as assembly machinery. ATU Sligo has consulted widely with industry to develop this programme and ensure that graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills now needed in modern manufacturing companies.