The supply of third-level engineering graduates and professional engineering apprentices must dramatically increase to meet the country’s current and future needs,Engineers Ireland a new report by Engineers Ireland has stated.

The report found that the 55% decrease in civil and building engineering graduates over the last five years was ‘a particular cause of concern’, although it did note that there had been a 48% increase in entrants to civil and building engineering courses in higher education albeit from a low base since 2012.

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