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Industrial Measurement & Control (Higher Certificate)

  • Course Code


  • Field of Study

    Applied Physics and Instrumentation

  • Type of Course:

    Higher Certificate

  • Type of Qualification:

    Higher Certificate

  • Type of Study:

    Part time

  • Application Closing Date:

    30th September 2018

Admission Requirements:

  1. Leaving Certificate with grade D3 at Ordinary or Higher level in five subjects, including Mathematics, and English or Irish;
  2. Mature and other special category applicants will be admitted according to CIT regulations for part-time enrolment;
  3. Applicants holding a relevant FETAC (now QQI) Advanced Certificate, National Craft Certificate or equivalent, other relevant Level 6 (or higher) qualifications or having relevant industrial experience will be eligible for exemptions from certain modules.


Physical Sciences

Further Study Courses

Students who successfully complete the Higher Certificate in Science in Industrial Measurement & Control may proceed onto the Level 7 Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics and Instrumentation, subject to availability of places.

All part-time programmes at CIT will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.

Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2018-2019 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only. 

Course fees must be paid before attending lectures.

Cycle B: Modules will be offered on three evenings per week.

Note: Exemptions from certain modules on this programme are automatically granted to holders of FETAC (now QQI) Advanced Certificates or equivalent, in a relevant craft and are not listed below. Other applicants may have to take additional modules.

Course Fee: €220 per 5 credit module (incl. exam fees)


This Level 6 programme is currently delivered over three academic years. Selected stage 1 and stage 2 modules are offered each year. Each year consists of two semesters: the first semester runs from September to January; and the second semester runs from February to June.


This programme of 120 credits is designed to enable skilled craftspersons working in industry to upgrade their qualifications and skills. Applications are also invited from candidates who wish to take specific modules from the programme.


Single module certification within the Higher Certificate in Science in Industrial Measurement & Control.

The major award of the Higher Certificate in Science in Industrial Measurement & Control (Level 6 on the National Framework of Qualifications) will be received by students who successfully complete the course programme.

  • Online application to this course will open in August 2018.

  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €250 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.

  • Please attach and upload any documents such as transcripts, CV, other details relevant to the application.

  • If you have any queries, please contact

  • Some candidates may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning based on previous academic or work experiece. If you think you may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning, please contact to discuss.



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Conor O'Farrell
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