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How to Apply

Applications for undergraduate programmes can be made either through the Central Applications Office (CAO) or directly online to Griffith College.

Students under the age of 23, on January 1st of the year of entry, who wish to apply to the first year of any QQI validated undergraduate full-time programme must apply through the CAO. The closing date for CAO applications is February 1st, with late applications being accepted until May 1st. Up to July 1st, students may also fill out a CAO 'Change of Mind' form.  

  • For more information please visit the CAO website./CAO Guide link 

All part-time and mature undergraduate applicants can apply directly to Griffith College. 

Entry Requirements

Undergraduate Programmes Level 8 Honours Degree
 
Leaving Certificate A Level/GCSE FETAC

Min. of 2 HC3s & 4OD3s (some programmes will require OD3 in Maths).

Min. of 2 Grade C A levels & 4 subjects from either A levels(Grades A-E) or GCSE (Grades A, B or C).

Level 5 full Award with 3 distinctions

 
Undergraduate Programmes Level 7 Degree
 
Leaving Certificate A Level/GCSE FETAC
Min. of 5 OD3s (some programmes will require OD3 in Maths).

Min. of 1 Grade E A Level & 4 subjects from either A levels (Grades A-E) or GCSE (Grades A, B or C).

Level 5 full Award
     
Undergraduate Programmes Level 6 Higher Certificate
     
Leaving Certificate A Level/GCSE FETAC
Min. of 5 OD3s (some programmes will require OD3 in Maths).

Min. of 1 Grade E A Level & 4 subjects from either A levels (Grades A-E) or GCSE (Grades A, B or C).

Level 5 full Award

 

​Recognition of Prior Learning

Griffith College welcomes applications from those who do not meet the entry requirements of specific programmes. The Admissions Department will consider applications on the basis of evidence of personal, professional and educational experience which indicate an applicant's ability to meet the demands of an undergraduate course. We like to give such applicants every opportunity to show that they have the motivation and ability to succeed in their chosen programme of study. 

Applicants should contact the Admissions Office directly on [email protected] or 01 415 0440 to discuss further.