Engineering Your Future


Engineering Your Future Transition Year Experience 2020

Applications for all programmes are now closed. All first round offers have been sent out. All remaining applicants are on a waiting list and will be contacted if a space becomes available for their programme.

To register interest in Engineering Your Future 2021 please go to the following link:

Engineering Your Future is a week-long TY experience that gives students a hands-on, fun and practical insight into engineering at third level and as a career.

Engineering Your Future is coordinated by the Engineers Ireland STEPS Programme and is hosted by a variety of colleges and companies all over the country.

For 2020 a total of 18 Engineering Your Future Programmes are planned accross Ireland. 

List of programmes
The full list of STEPS Engineering Your Future 2020 Programmes are as follows:

EYF Third level Programme                      Dates                        
o   Cork Institute of Technology (CIT)        11th -15th May 2020            
o   Dublin City University (DCU)                 2nd - 4th March 2020           
o   Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT) 12th - 15th May 2020            
o   Galway-Mayo IT (GMIT)                        5th - 7th May 2020               
o   Institute of Technology Carlow              5th - 8th May 2020               
o   Institute of Technology Sligo                 29th April - 1st May 2020     
o   Institute of Technology Tralee               5th - 8th May 2020               
o   Maynooth University                             12th - 14th May 2020            
o   NUI Galway (NUIG)                               6th - 9th April 2020              
o   TU Dublin – Blanchardstown Campus   2nd - 4th March 2020          
o   TU Dublin– City Campus(formerly DIT)   5th -8th May 2020              
o   TU Dublin -Tallaght Campus                  11th- 15th May 2020     
o   University College Cork (UCC)              11th - 13th May 2020         
o   University College Dublin (UCD)            11th -15th May 2020               
o   Waterford IT (WIT)                                  5th – 7th May 2020  
EYF Industry Programmes   Dates                                               
o   ESB (Dublin)                                            2nd - 6th March 2020                 
o   ESB (Limerick)                                         2nd - 6th March 2020                 
o   ESB (Sligo)                                              2nd - 4th March 2020    

Fees for programmes*
There are small fees for each programme which relate to the number of days the programme will run for. These fees recoup a portion of the costs associated with running the Engineering Your Future Programme. Fees are as follows:
·         5 Day Programme - €105
·         4 Day Programme-€85
·         3 Day Programme-€65
·         TU Dublin- Tallaght Campus Programme-€75
Please note: Payment is only required once an offer is received. 
*The programme is free for students who are attending DEIS schools.