Friday 27 March 2015

Free Art workshops

Free Art workshops in IMMA focussing on drawing Tuesday 31st March-Thursday 2nd April. 15-18 years olds book here. 12-15 year olds book here. Great way to get some focus for LC or JC Art drawing exams or even if you're not doing state exams this year it would be good practice all the same! 

Thursday 26 March 2015

Engineering and Computing info day DCU

DCU are hosting an information day on all their engineering and computing courses on Friday 10th April 2-4.30. Phone 017005080 or email to book a place. 

Wednesday 25 March 2015

IADT Open Evening - 5th and 6th years

Attention 5th and 6th years, first week back after Easter, on Wednesday 15th April from 5pm IADT will be hosting the Faculty of Enterprise and Humanities Open Evening with public lectures on Shakespeare’s Othello and the law elements of the Leaving Certificate Business and Home Economics courses. See link for more info and to book a place

Trinity Summer School Opportunities

Trinity are hosting unique residential and non-residential summer school opportunities for potential students. See the link for more info

Tuesday 24 March 2015

Friday 20 March 2015

IADT Workshops for 6th years/CAO applicants

IADT are holding three workshops on Monday 30th March at the IADT Campus in Kill Avenue, Dun Laoghaire. These workshops are aimed at CAO 2015 applicants only.  All workshops finish by 1pm.

BSc (Hons) in Applied Psychology 11am (please arrive no later than 10.50am)
Get Psyched!
Experience a taste of our course at IADT's BSc (Hons) in Applied Psychology Easter workshop.
Take part and learn about the subjects we teach in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Experience a little of the psychology of modern life – from performance to cyberpsychology.

BSc (Hons) in Creative Computing 11.30am
Come along to our practical computing workshop. In the workshop you will develop a simple app that will work on iOS, Android, Windows, Mac or Linux using Microsoft's touchdevelop

BSc (Hons) in Creative Media Technologies - 11am
Take part in our practical workshop. You will build a musical instrument with unusual keys using some electronic components and software which should allow you to learn about sound, electricity and music software. Secondly you will develop an application in a programming language called Processing which will hopefully give you an understanding of how colour is perceived.  

In order to book a place (you can either book a place on behalf of your students, or your students can book the place directly with us), please contact Elena Somoza at and (01) 239 4922.

DIT Open Day

DIT are holding an Open Day Saturday 28th March from 9.30-1 in their Kevin Street and Bolton Street campuses. Useful for candidates finalising CAO choices in the following areas: Biology, Chemistry, Computing, Environmental Health, Food Science, Mathematics, Optometry, Physics, Architecture, Civil & Structural Engineering, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering, Building Services Engineering, Product Design, Common/General Engineering, Real Estate, Surveying and Construction Management, Transport Engineering, Environment & Planning.

Trinity Loyola Institute Open Day

Thinking of studying in Trinity? Not sure what yet? See info on Theology Open Day next Saturday 28th March

Monday 16 March 2015

Friday 13 March 2015

Monday 9 March 2015

UCD Centre for Sports Studies Expo

UCD are holding an Expo which will offer secondary students an insight into college life as well as the Centre for Sports Studies offered courses, clubs and facilities on Thursday April 16th from 1-6pm. For more info and booking see HERE.

Friday 6 March 2015

Wednesday 4 March 2015

Bonus Points Entry Scheme - IT Carlow

IT Carlow is offering a High Performance Entry Scheme, that will award up to 50 extra CAO points for students who excel outside the classroom in three key areas: Innovation/Entrepreneurship, Active Citizenship and Sport. See for more info and application forms

Level 5 course in Film and TV Production

St. John's Central College, Cork City. Level 5 and 6 courses in Film and TV Production with links to 1 year top-up Hons BA in Film in Sunderland University in the UK.

Tuesday 3 March 2015

Coláiste Íde - Sports & Leisure Management - Pre-University Physiotherapy Level 6

New Level 6 course in Sports&Leisure Management with links to Physiotherapy in some European Universities. Contact Colaiste Ide for more details

Coláiste Íde - Sports & Leisure Management - Pre-University Physiotherapy Level 6

New Twitter account for CBC Guidance

If Twitter is your thing you can follow CBC Guidance and Counselling at for useful info and updates on careers news

Maynooth University - Law for a day

Maynooth University are inviting students to attend a career event where they can experience what it's like to study Law fora day. Please see for more info and to register. The running order of the day can be seen here