Certified Manufacturing Engineer (CMfgE)

  • Course Code


  • Field of Study

    Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

  • Type of Course:


  • Type of Qualification:

    Special Award

  • Type of Study:

    Part time

  • Application Closing Date:

    Applications are now closed for 2022

Course Duration:

Part-time Course duration: one evening per week for the academic year’

Course Summary

The awarding body is the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), which has 70,000 members world-wide. The SME is dedicated to the dissemination of information and education in the area of manufacturing engineering.

Admission Requirements:

Candidates must have a minimum of eight years manufacturing-related work experience and/or education (a maximum of five years of education may be applied toward the eight years experience/education requirement).


Mechanical, Biomedical & Manufacturing Eng

The course involves a significant proportion of self directed learning. The course is based on a body of knowledge specified for certification by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) which is based in the USA. Its prime aim is to provide recognition for candidates who have several years manufacturing experience but no qualification to show for their work-based expertise.


Course Fee

€975 includes course textbook.
Course Fee does NOT include EXAM fee or SME Membership, payable to SME.


Course Duration

One evening per week for the academic year.


Course Content
  • Manufacturing Planning and Control
  • Quality Management and Quality Tools
  • Analysis of Manufacturing Processes
  • Facility Layout and Planning
  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing
  • Occupational Health and Safety

Awarding Body

Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
Note: MTU is not the examining body for this programme but acts as an official exam site.

  • Online application are currently closed for this course.
  • 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. You will not be charged for applying for the programme by clicking the 'apply now' button, you are only asked to pay an acceptance fee if a place is offered to you and you wish to accept it.
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