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Limerick - FAQs

What are the library hours?

The library is available on a daily basis for all students Monday to Friday.

Is there student printing facilities?

There is student printing available in the library and in each of the computer labs on campus.

Is there Wi-Fi available?

There is free Wi-Fi available throughout the campus.

What are the Full-time hours?

The hours required varies from course to course.  Full-Time courses normally run for a minimum of 20 hours per week for 26 weeks of the year.  You will find individual timetable information on the courses section of the website.

What are the Part-Time hours?

The hours required varies from course to course.  Part-Time courses normally run from 6.30pm-9.30pm two evenings per week and selected Saturdays over the academic term. Find individual timetable information for each part-time course.

Is there car parking facilities in Griffith College Limerick?

As Griffith College Limerick is an urban campus we are located in the heart of Limerick City, as such there are multiple car parking options for students studying with us.  We are affiliated with QPARK who offer Griffith College Limerick students preferential rates for weekly parking.

Is there student accommodation in Griffith College Limerick?

As Griffith College Limerick is an urban campus we are located in the heart of Limerick City, as such there are multiple accommodation options for students studying with us.  We are affiliated with Thomond Village student accommodation who run a bus service three times daily to Griffith College Limerick.

How long has Griffith College Limerick been established?

In 2014 Griffith College is celebrating it’s 40th anniversary in business.  Griffith College Limerick was established in 2006

Is there a deadline for applications?

Courses would normally begin in Griffith College Limerick twice a year, once at the end of September and once at the end of January.  Please contact the college directly to find out when our new start date is.

Do you run Part-Time courses in Griffith College Limerick?

Many of the courses we offer are run on a Part-Time basis.  Find specific information on courses that run Part-Time.

Who validates the courses run by Griffith College Limerick?

At Griffith College Limerick we offer a wide variety of courses and as such we have many validating partners including: QQI, ACCA, Edinburgh Business School, BTEC, ICM and ACELS.

Is there an English language requirement for courses?

Students must have a minimum of 5.5 IELTS for academic courses in Griffith College Limerick.  If you are not at this level you may apply for our pathway course English followed by your academic course.

Is there direct entry for students?

Students over the age of 23 can apply for direct entry onto Full-Time courses/programmes run in Griffith College Limerick.  Students under the age of 23 must apply through the CAO.

What is the minimum entry requirement?

As we run a variety of courses/programmes in Griffith College Limerick the minimum entry requirement of the courses vary.  You will find specific minimum entry information on the courses section of the website.

What are the fees in Griffith College Limerick?

We run Part-Time, Full-Time, Distance Learning and Professional courses at Griffith College Limerick and as such the prices of the courses vary.  You will find individual pricing information on the courses section of the website.

Will I get a job after studying in Griffith College Limerick?

All our courses/programmes are recognised internationally as they are aligned to the national framework of qualifications which enable students of Griffith College Limerick to work nationally and internationally.  Our on site career advice office will help prepare students for life after Griffith College Limerick.  

Are the courses run in Griffith College Limerick recognised internationally?

All of the courses/programmes run in Griffith College Limerick are aligned to the national framework of qualifications (NQF), listed on the internationalisation register and validated by various awarding bodies including QQI, ICM, BTEC, ACELS, Edinburgh Business School and ACCA