Associate Engineer

Associate Engineers are problem-solvers. They apply current technologies and exercise independent technical judgement in their day-to-day work. In general, they are experienced engineers who actively participate in financial considerations.

Associate Engineer Regulations
Achieving the Associate Engineer title is a public statement of your professional competence.

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How to apply

To apply for the Registered Professional Title of Associate Engineer, you will need to be a member and be eligible to apply, based on your qualifications. You will need an accredited Level 7 qualification and at least four years' postgraduate experience. Use the Associate Engineer Regulations as your guideline for your application.

To begin your application, log into your Member dashboard and select My Professional Title.


The next deadline to submit your professional title application is midnight on Friday, 31 January 2025.

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If you have any questions on your professional title application, please get in touch with our Membership team on (01) 665 1334 – we're happy to help.