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Bachelor of Science (Hons)

Fire Safety Engineering (Online)

1 year  /    Level 8  /    Part-time

Is this course for me?

This Bachelor of Science in Fire Safety Engineering (Level 8) is a unique add-on programme where you will study a range of mainstream and specialised fire technology subjects. The programme is designed with the needs of modern and existing buildings in mind and will focus on the application of the science and implementation of the knowledge derived from the study programme.

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Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

7 Fire Dynamics Mandatory 10
Quantitative Risk Analysis Mandatory 5
Fire Safety Design Mandatory 10
Fire Safety Management Mandatory 5
8 Fire Protection Systems Mandatory 10
Human Behaviour in Fire Mandatory 5
Fire Project Mandatory 10
Digital Communication and Employability Skills Mandatory 5

Follow-on Courses

Follow up programmes elsewhere include:

  • Masters degree by research
  • Masters degree at other institutes or universities

Key Information

Non-Eu students apply here and pay a €20 application fee


The programme has been fully accredited by Engineers Ireland as meeting the educational requirement to enable graduates to apply for associate member grade and gain the title of 'Associate Engineer'. It is also recognised by the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE), an Academic Partner.

The programme starts in Sept 2023.


EU Fees: €3,500
Non-EU Fees: €3,500

Further Information

Department Administration: +353 (0)74 918 6406 / +353 (0)74 918 6410

Head of Department Anne Boner
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6403

School and Department
Faculty of Engineering & Technology
Department of Civil Engineering & Construction