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Calendar of Tests / Interviews for various courses in 2022.

Notes:
  1. These dates may be amended. Please consult the official literature of the appropriate institution.
    All tests/interviews may not be mentioned on this list. For example, those for mature applicants are not included.
  2. In the case of some of the institutions, more than one date may be shown.
    The institution will assign a specific date to each student.
  3. Other test dates of note include:
    18th - 21st February 2022 - HPAT - Undergraduate Entry to Medicine
    5th - 9th March 2022 - MSAP - For mature applicants to certain courses in UCD, UCC, UL and NUI Galway
    18th to 23rd March 2022 - GAMSAT - Graduate Entry to Medicine
    Mature Nursing Test registration: 11th-26th April - register for the tests at www.nmbi.ie from 13:00 on Monday, 11th April until 13:00 on Tuesday, 26th April 2022
    Mature Nursing Test: 5th-12th May - you must complete the assessment tests between 13:00 on Thursday, 5th May and 13:00 on Thursday, 12th May 2022

Course
Code
Course Title Test / Interview Dates
AD101 First Year Art and Design (Common Entry,portfolio) NCAD Portfolio Submission Deadline: Friday 11th February 2022
For more information on Portfolio submission guidelines and FAQs, see NCAD web site.
AD102 Graphic Design and Moving Image Design (portfolio) NCAD Portfolio Submission Deadline: Friday 11th February 2022
For more information on Portfolio submission guidelines and FAQs, see NCAD web site.
AD103 Textile and Surface Design and Jewellery and Objects (portfolio) NCAD Portfolio Submission Deadline: Friday 11th February 2022
For more information on Portfolio submission guidelines and FAQs, see NCAD web site.
AD105 Applied Art (portfolio) NCAD Portfolio Submission Deadline: Friday 11th February 2022
For more information on Portfolio submission guidelines and FAQs, see NCAD web site.
AD202 Education and Design or Fine Art (Second Level Teaching,portfolio)) NCAD Portfolio Submission Deadline: Friday 11th February 2022
For more information on Portfolio submission guidelines and FAQs, see NCAD web site.
AD204 Fine Art (portfolio) NCAD Portfolio Submission Deadline: Friday 11th February 2022
For more information on Portfolio submission guidelines and FAQs, see NCAD web site.
AD211 Fashion Design (portfolio) NCAD Portfolio Submission Deadline: Friday 11th February 2022
For more information on Portfolio submission guidelines and FAQs, see NCAD web site.
AD212 Product Design (portfolio) NCAD Portfolio Submission Deadline: Friday 11th February 2022
For more information on Portfolio submission guidelines and FAQs, see NCAD web site.
AD217 Illustration (portfolio) NCAD Portfolio Submission Deadline: Friday 11th February 2022
For more information on Portfolio submission guidelines and FAQs, see NCAD web site.
AD222 Interaction Design (portfolio) NCAD Portfolio Submission Deadline: Friday 11th February 2022
For more information on Portfolio submission guidelines and FAQs, see NCAD web site.
AL763 Graphic Design (portfolio) 2022 Portfolio submission date: 3rd and 4th March 2022.
Requirements and further information can be found online at www.ait.ie/courses/AL763
AL861 Animation and Illustration (portfolio) 2022 Portfolio submission date: 3rd and 4th March 2022.
Requirements and further information can be found online at www.ait.ie/courses/AL861
AL863 Graphic and Digital Design (portfolio) 2022 Portfolio submission date: 3rd and 4th March 2022.
Requirements and further information can be found online at www.ait.ie/courses/graphic-digital-design
CK104 Arts with Music - 3 or 4 years (BMus or Chinese/European/Int`l Pathway) Online audition and questionnaire to be submitted by 14th March 2022.
CK112 Theatre and Performative Practices - 3 or 4 years (Int`l Pathway) Interview/Assessment 2022:
Feb 25th & 26th , March 25th & 26th, April 29th & 30th
DC014 Jazz and Contemporary Music Performance (audition) Performance Audition and interview - Saturday 26th March,2022.
DK771 Musical Theatre (audition) Auditions will take place in the week beginning 4th April 2022
DK860 Music (audition) Auditions will take place in the week beginning 4th April 2022
LM026 Performing Arts (audition) 1st February applicants will be invited to a face-to-face audition to be held on 26th and 27th March. Later applicant auditions will be held on a rolling basis.
LM076 Product Design and Technology (portfolio required) 2022 Portfolio submission dates:
1st Feb applicants: 14 Mar - 15 Apr
1st May applicants: 6 May - 20 May
1st July applicants: 4 July - 11 July

For more information, see entry requirements section of course web page.
LM173 Immersive Software Engineering (Portfolio) Applicants are required to submit a portfolio of creative work, and a written statement, and may be called for an interview.
Further information on the portfolio requirements can be found at www.software-engineering.ie.
LY408 Design - Common Entry Applicants for these programme who do not have Art or Design as a Leaving Cert subject must submit a digital portfolio between May 1st and May 31st, 2022. For further information, visit LYIT web site.
LY437 Animation Applicants for these programme who do not have Art or Design as a Leaving Cert subject must submit a digital portfolio between May 1st and May 31st, 2022. For further information, visit LYIT web site.
LY447 Fashion with Promotion Applicants for these programme who do not have Art or Design as a Leaving Cert subject must submit a digital portfolio between May 1st and May 31st, 2022. For further information, visit LYIT web site.
LY457 Graphic and Digital Design Applicants for these programme who do not have Art or Design as a Leaving Cert subject must submit a digital portfolio between May 1st and May 31st, 2022. For further information, visit LYIT web site.
MH103 Music This is a restricted course, applicants must apply by the 1st of February. Applicants are requested to submit an Online Video Audition by Tuesday 3rd May 2022. For further information visit www.maynoothuniversity.ie/study-maynooth/undergraduate-studies/how-apply/restricted-courses
MH116 Community and Youth Work (Full-Time) This is a restricted course, applicants must apply by the 1st of February. Applicants are requested to submit a personal statement/references/written assessment by Monday 21st March 2022. Interviews will take place on April 7th and 8th 2022. For further information visit www.maynoothuniversity.ie/study-maynooth/undergraduate-studies/how-apply/restricted-courses
MH802 Community and Youth Work (part-time, in service) This is a restricted course, applicants must apply by the 1st of February. Applicants are requested to submit a personal statement/references/written assessment by Monday 21st March 2022. Interviews will take place on April 7th and 8th 2022. Applicants will also be asked to provide proof of employer support for this part-time, in-service degree. For further information visit www.maynoothuniversity.ie/study-maynooth/undergraduate-studies/how-apply/restricted-courses<
MT711 Animation Visual Effects and Motion Design (Portfolio) Submit portfolio by 1st February at 5.15pm
Instructions/Tips/Guidelines can be found on course web page.
MT811 Animation Visual Effects and Motion Design (Portfolio) Submit portfolio by 1st February at 5.15pm
Instructions/Tips/Guidelines can be found on course web page.
MT820 Contemporary Applied Art (Ceramics,Glass,Textiles - Portfolio) Portfolio submission: Instructions/Tips/Guidelines can be found crawford.cit.ie web page.
MT821 Fine Art (Portfolio) Portfolio submission: Instructions/Tips/Guidelines can be found crawford.cit.ie web page.
MT822 Photography with New Media (Portfolio) Portfolio submission: Instructions/Tips/Guidelines can be found crawford.cit.ie web page.
MT823 Visual Communications (Portfolio) Portfolio submission: Instructions/Tips/Guidelines can be found crawford.cit.ie web page.
SG231 Fine Art 1st Submission date-14th February Monday by 11.55pm
2nd Submission date-20th March Monday by 11.55pm
Address for submission:
https://itsligo-portfolio.awardsplatform.com/
Portfolio Information Evening Online: Nov 30th Tuesday 7.30pm to 8.30pm
Contact cao@itsligo.ie for link to the event.
SG244 Fine Art 1st Submission date-14th February Monday by 11.55pm
2nd Submission date-20th March Monday by 11.55pm
Address for submission:
https://itsligo-portfolio.awardsplatform.com/
Portfolio Information Evening Online: Nov 30th Tuesday 7.30pm to 8.30pm
Contact cao@itsligo.ie for link to the event.
TR009 Music Education The provisional date for the entrance test is 19th March 2022.
The interview and practical tests will take place in early April.
TR025 Drama and Theatre Studies This is a restricted course, students must apply by 1st February. All applicants will be sent a questionnaire in March. Some students will be called for Interviews which will be held in April/May (interviews will be subject to public health guidelines).
TR276 English Literature/Drama Studies This is a restricted course, students must apply by 1st February. All applicants will be sent a questionnaire in March. Some students will be called for Interviews which will be held in April/May (interviews will be subject to public health guidelines).
TR311 Film/Drama Studies This is a restricted course, students must apply by 1st February. All applicants will be sent a questionnaire in March. Some students will be called for Interviews which will be held in April/May (interviews will be subject to public health guidelines).
TR323 Drama Studies/Modern Language This is a restricted course, students must apply by 1st February. All applicants will be sent a questionnaire in March. Some students will be called for Interviews which will be held in April/May (interviews will be subject to public health guidelines).
TR635 Music/Drama Studies This is a restricted course, students must apply by 1st February. All applicants will be sent a questionnaire in March. Some students will be called for Interviews which will be held in April/May (interviews will be subject to public health guidelines).
WD027 Music Applicants to WD027 before 1st February 2022 will have the option of submitting an audition video by Friday, 22nd April 2022 or attending for audition by Zoom between Wednesday, 20th April 2022 and Saturday, 23rd April 2022.