School leavers

School Leaver Entry Requirements.

Application for the following full time undergraduate courses is via CAO

Application for the following part time undergraduate courses is via Direct Application to the college

For an application form or application process queries please go to school leaver application page.


Leaving Certificate:

Applicants to the BA in Montessori Education must meet the normal HETAC entry requirements for level 7. Minimum of 5 D'S in Ordinary Level subjects to include English and Maths.


Applicants will be required to present for interview, the purpose of which is to make them aware of the nature and expectations of the programmes. Applicants are welcome to ask staff members on hand any questions they might have about the programme. They will be contacted in advance by letter and given a clear outline of what the interview will entail. Applicants are requested to provide certain documentation (such as completed Garda Vetting Form, transcripts, references etc.) All applicants are informed of the outcome within two weeks of the interview. This is weighted on 50/50 basis with the Leaving Certificate.

Garda Vetting:

Applicants are requested to fill out a Garda Vetting form prior to admission onto the course. Forms will be provided by the College and are to be returned to the College in original format.