Engineering Virtual Summer School

Tuesday June 2nd, 1pm-2pm (Irish Standard Time)

Do you want to make a real difference in the world and be responsible for leading the way in finding solutions to real problems? Do you want to develop alternative or new sources of energy, invent life-saving medical devices or create new modes of communication? If the answer is yes, you may want to consider studying Engineering at UCD.

Virtual Summer School Format

As we are unable to invite you to campus for this years Summer School, we have decided to run all activities online. We will be presenting a reduced program via the Zoom webinar platform and invite you to register above.

Who can register?

The Virtual Summer School is for students who are interested in studying at UCD with an intended start date of September 2020 or 2021. Students, parents, guidance counsellors and International Students are welcome to attend.

How will I access the Virtual Summer School Webinar?

Once registered you will receive an email containing your webinar invitation link. Just click this link prior to the below start time to view. For the best viewing experience we recommend you use a PC/Laptop.

Enquiries in relation to the UCD Engineering Virtual Summer School can be made to Ms Laura Egan-O’Brien at

Time Activity
1.00pm Introduction to UCD Engineering and its programme options
1.15pm Sample Lecture
Renewable energy availability – challenges and opportunities
Dr Philip Donnellan – School of Chemical & Bioprocess Engineering
1.30pm Sample Lecture
Innovation in the future with disruptive technologies
Dr Colin Keogh – School of Mechanical & Materials Engineering
1.45pm Q&A panel with current UCD Engineering students
2.00pm Finish


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