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2021-2022 College Open Days

(See HEI websites for further details of open days)
Code HEI Dates & Times (where supplied by HEI)
AC American College, Dublin 2
AD National College of Art and Design, Dublin 8 NCAD Open Day - Wednesday 24th November 2021
Further information can be found here.
AL Athlone Institute of Technology Saturday 13 November, 2021 11.00am-2.00pm
AS St. Angela`s College, Sligo
BY IBAT College Dublin, Dublin 2
CI Irish College of Humanities & Applied Sciences, Castletroy, Limerick
CK University College Cork (NUI) Saturday, 8 October, 2022
CM Marino Institute of Education, Dublin 9
CT CCT College Dublin, Dublin 2
CW Institute of Technology, Carlow Carlow Campus Wednesday 19th January 2022
4.30pm to 6.30pm - on campus

Open Day contact:
Mary Bates
T: 059 917 5092

School Visits contact:
Maria Byrne
T: 059 917 5096

Wexford Campus
Thursday 25th November 2021
10am to 2.30pm on campus

Open Day and School Visits contact:
Robert OConnor
T: 053 918 5814
DB Dublin Business School, Dublin 2 Open Evening:
Tuesday 7th December from 5pm-6:30pm
Register for the Open Evening online here.
DC Dublin City University, Dublin 9 November open days will take place on
Friday, 19th November from 1pm to 6pm (virtually)
and on
Saturday 20th November 2021 from 10am to 2pm (on campus)

CAO Information Session - Tuesday 16th January 2022
Spring Open Day - Saturday 22nd April 2022
June Open Day -Tuesday 28th June 2022

For details of open days, click here.
DK Dundalk Institute of Technology Wednesday 24th November:
On Campus Open Day (3pm to 8pm)

Monday 17th January 2022:
CAO Information Evening ONLINE (6-8pm)

Wednesday 20th April 2022:
Spring Open Evening on Campus

Follow up Virtual Events after each Open Day
DL Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology Spotlight Sessions during January and February, 2022.
Full listing and registration online at:

In addition to course specific Spotlight Sessions, one each on:

Portfolio Submission - Tuesday, January 18th at 5pm
Further Education Pathways to IADT - Friday, January 21st at 11am
DN University College Dublin (NUI), Dublin 4 UCD Virtual Open Day 2021:
Saturday 13 November 2021
Full details and registration can be found here.
DS Dorset College, Dublin 1
GA Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology GMIT Winter FIVE Campus Virtual Open Day:
Saturday 20th November 2021, 10am-4pm
Register for all updates on

GMIT Principal & Guidance Counsellor Virtual Information Session:
Tuesday 16th November 2021, 11.30am-1pm
To attend, register on Eventbrite here.
GB Galway Business School
GC Griffith College, Dublin 8 Griffith College Online Open Evenings:

Wednesday 17th November 2021 6-7pm

Wednesday 12th January 2022 6-7pm

For more information and to register visit
GY National University of Ireland, Galway NUI Galway Spring Open Day:
Friday 25th and Saturday 26th March 2022

Shannon College of Hotel Management:

On campus open day:
Friday December 3rd 2021

On campus open evening:
Tuesday March 1st 2022.
ID ICD Business School, Dublin 2
LC Limerick Institute of Technology Limerick Open Day (Moylish & LSAD Clare Street):
Saturday 27th November 2021

Thurles Open Day:
Saturday 4th December 2021

All events are on campus and bookings can be made at
LM University of Limerick, Ireland Virtual Open Day:
22nd January, 2022
Further information can be found here.
LY Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Co. Donegal Thursday 18 November 2021

- On-Campus Event from 9.30am to 2.30pm
- Online Event from 10am to 6pm

Full event information on the LYIT website at
MH Maynooth University, Co. Kildare Maynooth University Open Days:
26 & 27 November 2021

CAO Information Evening:
12 January 2022

Spring and Summer Open Days:
30 April & 25 June 2022
MI Mary Immaculate College, Limerick Virtual Open Day took place on 27/10/21. However, all the talks are now available here.

In person on campus open day in Limerick in January 2022 is TBC. Keep an eye on for further updates.

MIC Thurles campus will open it's doors to prospective applicants, parents and guidance counsellors on Saturday 6th November from 10am to 3.30pm. Students have to register on the website in advance for it.
To register, click here.
MT Munster Technological University, Ireland Bishopstown Campus, Cork:
8th-12th November, 2021
Online booking required
All presentations will also be run online and these will be recorded.
To book online, click here.

Kerry Campus:
26th November, 2021
Online booking required
Tickets may be booked through Eventbrite by clicking here.
MU Pontifical University, St Patrick's College, Co. Kildare
NC National College of Ireland (NCI), Dublin 1
NM St Nicholas Montessori College Ireland, Dun Laoghaire
PC Carlow College, St. Patrick`s Virtual Open Day
18th of November (12pm-4pm)
Registration/Booking through
RC RCSI University of Medicine & Health Sciences, Dublin 2 RCSI 2022 Undergraduate Virtual Open Day:
Wednesday, 5 January 2022
Full details can be found here.
SG Institute of Technology, Sligo IT Sligo Open Day - Discover your Options
- Friday 12th November 4pm 6pm (virtual)
- Saturday 13th November 2021 10am 3pm (On-Campus)

Register at

IT Sligo Open Day - Make your Choice
- Tuesday 18th January 2022 (virtual)

IT Sligo Open Day - Be a Student for a Day
- Saturday 7th May 2022 (On-Campus)

Please see for more information
TR Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2 Virtual Open Day will take place on Saturday, 6th November 2021 from 10am to 4pm.
Full details can be found at
TU Technological University Dublin TU Dublin CAO Event:
Thursday, 13th Jan, 2022

Mature Student Event:
Wednesday, 26th Jan, 2022

For further details, click here.
WD Waterford Institute of Technology WIT Winter Open Days:
Friday and Saturday, 14 and 15 January 2022

WIT Spring Open Day:
Saturday, 19 March 2022