Engineering Your Future

All programmes on offer give students the chance to experience some of the various disciplines of engineering; helping students to gain real life, hands-on experience and to make an informed future career choice.

The three, four and five-day experiences will all include a combination of:

·       Hands-on activities

·       Group projects

·       Campus and/or site visits

·       Lectures and presentations

·       Fun challenges

Here's a taste of what’s on offer in each programme:



The ESB Engineering Your Future programme is an industry experience; which offers students the opportunity to

  • Learn about the disciplines & technologies making up the exciting world of engineering
  • Learn about the wide variety of engineering disciplines that are active across ESB
  • Visit key ESB locations and take part in practical exercises
  • Meet a variety of engineers at work
  • Hear from recent graduates about their careers

Third Level

The third level version follows the same format as the industry version, but focuses on the student experience by giving participants a taste of each discipline on offer at the chosen college.

Here is a taste of some of what’s on offer:

DCU:    Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering and Electrical Engineering. 

IT Blanchardstown:     Computer Engineering and Mechatronic Engineering. 

‚ÄčIT Tallaght:     Software, Electronic Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. 

GMIT:      Software & Electronics, Biomedical, Civil and Mechanical.

Maynooth Uni:     Electronic Engineering and Robotics

IT Carlow:     Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronic and Aeronautical

WIT:     Civil, Mechanical and Manufacturing, Electronic and Computer Engineering

IT Tralee:     Agricultural, Mechanical, Civil & Construction and Mechatronics

CIT:     Electronics, Mechanical, Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, and Electrical Engineering

UCD:     Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Structural Engineering

DIT:     Electrical & Electronic, Computer Engineering, Mechanical &, Manufacturing, Structural and Civil Engineering

Please revert to the specific college or company website for more detailed information on what they provide. 


  • All programmes will take place during business hours. 
  • There are no evening events.
  • All students are responsible for their transportation to and from the programme.
  • There are no overnight events and no accommodation included in the programme.