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Calendar of Tests / Interviews for various courses in 2017.

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:
    25th February 2017 - HPAT - Undergraduate Entry to Medicine
    4th March 2017 - MSAP - For mature applicants to certain courses in UCD, UCC, UL and NUI Galway
    25th March 2017 - GAMSAT - Graduate Entry to Medicine
  4. Closing date for Mature Nursing applicants to register with PAS on publicjobs.ie:
    22nd February, 2017 (see page 11 of the CAO Handbook for further details).

Course
Code
Course Title Test / Interview Dates
AD101 1st Year Art and Design (Common Entry - Portfolio) Application through the CAO by
1st Feb, 2017
Portfolio submission by
Friday, 10th Feb, 2017

Further information: click >here<.

AD202 Design or Fine Art, and Education - Second Level Teaching (Portfolio) Application through the CAO byBR1st Feb, 2017
BRPortfolio submission byBRFriday, 10th Feb, 2017
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AD212 Product Design (Portfolio) Application through the CAO byBR1st Feb, 2017
BRPortfolio submission byBRFriday, 10th Feb, 2017
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AS053 Textiles, Fashion and Design with Business Management Submission deadline for portfolio is
1pm, Friday, 31st March, 2017
CK104 Arts with Music 1 date from:
Friday, 21st April, 2017
Saturday, 22nd April, 2017
Saturday, 29th April, 2017
(provisional)
DC009 Arts (Joint Honours) - Humanities Music:
Aural/Theory Test: Sat, 25th March, 2017
No Audition
DC012 Post Primary Teacher Education - Religious Education and Music Aural/Theory Test: Sat, 25th March, 2017
Audition (Performance Assessment): Sat, 8th April, 2017
DK860 Applied Music Auditions/Interviews: 3rd - 7th April, 2017
DL704 Creative Music Production Portfolio: emailed to IADT before end of March, 2017
Interviews: April, 2017

Further information: click >here<.

DL826 Visual Communication Design Portfolio assessments will take place from
14th - 16th March, 2017.
Interviews, if required, will be held from
4th - 6th April, 2017.

Further information: click >here<.

DL827 Art Portfolio assessments will take place from
14th - 16th March, 2017.
Interviews, if required, will be held from
4th - 6th April, 2017.

Further information: click >here<.

Alternative to portfolio assessment for DL827:
Interested applicants may attend IADT on either 7th or 8th February, 2017 and take part in a half-day drawing workshop.

DL828 3D Design, Modelmaking and Digital Art Portfolio assessments will take place from
14th - 16th March, 2017.
Interviews, if required, will be held from
4th - 6th April, 2017.

Further information: click >here<.

DL829 Design for Stage and Screen (Costume Design) Portfolio assessments will take place from
14th - 16th March, 2017.
Interviews, if required, will be held from
4th - 6th April, 2017.

Further information: click >here<.

DL830 Design for Stage and Screen (Makeup Design) Portfolio assessments will take place from
14th - 16th March, 2017.
Interviews, if required, will be held from
4th - 6th April, 2017.

Further information: click >here<.

DL831 Design for Stage and Screen (Production Design) Portfolio assessments will take place from
14th - 16th March, 2017.
Interviews, if required, will be held from
4th - 6th April, 2017.

Further information: click >here<.

DL832 Animation Portfolio assessments will take place from
14th - 16th March, 2017.
Interviews, if required, will be held from
4th - 6th April, 2017.

Further information: click >here<.

DL833 Photography Portfolio assessments will take place from
14th - 16th March, 2017.
Interviews, if required, will be held from
4th - 6th April, 2017.

Further information: click >here<.

DL834 Film and Television Production Portfolio assessments will take place from
14th - 16th March, 2017.
Interviews, if required, will be held from
4th - 6th April, 2017.

Further information: click >here<.

DT101 Architecture Suitability test in March/April, 2017
Interview in April/May, 2017
DT501 Music Auditions/Interviews: March - April, 2017
DT506 Commercial Modern Music Auditions/Interviews: March - April, 2017
DT529 Drama (Performance) Auditions/Interviews: March - April, 2017
DT544 Interior Design Portfolio submission: Monday, 6th /
Tuesday, 7th March, 2017
9.30am to 4.30pm, Grangegorman
DT545 Design - Visual Communication Portfolio submission: Monday, 6th /
Tuesday, 7th March, 2017
9.30am to 4.30pm, Grangegorman
DT546 Fine Art Portfolio submission: Monday, 6th /
Tuesday, 7th March, 2017
9.30am to 4.30pm, Grangegorman
DT559 Photography Portfolio submission: Monday, 6th /
Tuesday, 7th March, 2017
9.30am to 4.30pm, Grangegorman
DT598 Visual Merchandising and Display Portfolio submission: Monday, 6th /
Tuesday, 7th March, 2017
9.30am to 4.30pm, Grangegorman
GC462 Design Communication (Dublin - Portfolio required) First round of Portfolio assessments:
21st and 22nd February, 2017
GC494 Fashion Design (Dublin - Portfolio required) First round of Portfolio assessments:
21st and 22nd February, 2017
GY261 Business Studies (Interview - International Hotel Management - Shannon) Application through the CAO - not restricted
Interviews take place in April & July
GY262 Commerce (Interview - International Hotel Management - Shannon) Application through the CAO - not restricted
Interviews take place in April & July
LC110 Art and Design Portfolio Assessments commence on 6th March, 2017 and will run
for approx. 3 weeks
LC111 Design (Fashion Knitwear and Textiles) Portfolio Assessments commence on 6th March, 2017 and will run
for approx. 3 weeks
LC114 Design (Fashion Knitwear and Textiles - Portfolio) Portfolio Assessments commence on 6th March, 2017 and will run
for approx. 3 weeks
LC502 Game Art and Design (Clonmel - Portfolio) Portfolio Assessments commence on 6th March, 2017 and will run
for approx. 3 weeks
LC518 Digital Animation Production (Clonmel - Portfolio) Portfolio Assessments commence on 6th March, 2017 and will run
for approx. 3 weeks
LM026 Performing Arts Auditions/Interview will take place on Saturday, 8th and Sunday,
9th April, 2017. Attendance will be required on one of these days.
LM099 Architecture (Portfolio) Monday, 3rd April - Monday, 10th April, 2017 (Monday to Friday 8.30am 1pm and 2pm 4.30pm)

Further information: click >here<.

MH103 Music Application through the CAO before 1st February, 2017
Entrance Test: Saturday, 25th March, 2017, from 11.30am to 1.00pm
TR001 Two-subject Moderatorship Music: Entrance Test: Saturday 1st April, 2017.
Interviews: week commencing 24th April, 2017.

Drama: Questionnaire issued to all applicants mid-March.
Interviews will be held in April/early May.
TR002 Music Entrance Test : Saturday 1st April, 2017.
Interviews: week commencing 24th April, 2017.
TR009 Music Education Entrance Test: Saturday 1st April, 2017.
Interviews: week commencing 24th April, 2017.
TR025 Drama and Theatre Studies Applicants will be sent a questionnaire to complete in mid-March.
Interviews will be held in April/early May.