Links to Third Level and Higher Education

Fetac Links to Universities and I.T Colleges
Listed below is a sample of the direct (e.g. nursing to nursing) FETAC links to universities and Institutes of Technology for certificate and degree courses in 2015. Under the new FETAC links scheme your FETAC certificates will often be interchangeable with other courses (e.g. a business student can apply for a social studies degree course in IT Blanchardstown). Students may also access FETAC Diploma courses in other PLC colleges or degree programmes in UK universities.


Applied Social Studies (5M2181)

Athlone IT, IT Blanchardstown, Carlow IT, DCU, DIT, NUIG, Dundalk IT, University of Limerick, Limerick IT, Letterkenny IT, NUI Maynooth, Milltown, N.C.I., Sligo IT, Tallaght IT, Tralee IT,UCC, UCD, Waterford IT

Childcare/Special Needs Assistant (5M2009)

IT Blanchardstown, IT Carlow, DCU, DIT, Dun Laoghaire A.I.D.T., Letterkenny IT, Maynooth University, Marino College, Mary Immaculate, Tralee IT, UCC, (or any college under Applied Social Studies)

Nursing Studies (5M4349)

Athlone IT, DCU, Dundalk IT, Galway Mayo Institute, University of Limerick, Letterkenny I.T, St Angela’s Sligo, Tralee IT, TCD, UCC, UCD, Waterford IT (or any college under Applied Social Studies)

Community and Healthcare (5M4468)

Athlone IT, DCU, Dundalk IT, Galway Mayo Institute, University of Limerick, Letterkenny I.T, St Angela’s Sligo, Tralee IT, TCD, UCC, UCD, Waterford IT (or any college under Applied Social Studies)

Pre-law (5M3789)

UCC, DCU, Waterford IT, Carlow IT, D.B.S, Shannon College, Letterkenny IT (or any other college accepting the Pre Arts qualification)

Business and Marketing Studies (5M2102)

Athlone IT, IT Blanchardstown, IT Carlow, Cork IT, DCU, DIT, Dundalk IT, Galway Mayo Institute, Limerick IT Letterkenny IT, N.C.I., Shannon College of Hotel Management, Sligo IT, Tallaght IT, Tipperary IT Tralee IT, UCC, UCD, Waterford IT

Pre-university Arts - Culture Studies (5M2154) or Language and European Studies (5M2073)

Maynooth University, UCD, DCU, Mater Dei, Milltown, UCC, Athlone IT, Carlow College, NUIG, IT Blanchardstown, St. Patrick’s College, Drumcondra.

(Or nearly any course that has no specific course code entrance requirement)

 

Journalism (Print Journalism) (5M2464)

St. Pats, Carlow, Dundalk IT, Dun Laoghaire IADT, NCAD, Tallaght IT , Maynooth University and nearly all the colleges who accept the Pre-Arts qualification.

Professional Cookery (5M2088)

DIT, IT Tallaght, Shannon and other IT colleges.

 

Music Performance (5M2011)

DCU, Dun Laoghaire, Maynooth University, IT Dundalk, University of Limerick, Tralee IT, Athlone IT, Waterford IT.

Art Portfolio (5M1985)

Athlone IT, IT Carlow, Cork IT, Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art and Design, DIT, Galway Mayo Institute, Limerick IT Letterkenny IT, Marino College, Sligo IT.

Remember, under the new FETAC links scheme your FETAC certificates will often be interchangeable with other courses.

Pre science (5M3807) or Sports Science

TCD, DCU, Maynooth University, UCD, DIT, UCC, IT Sligo, IT Carlow, Letterkenny IT, as well as other ITs and colleges around the country.

Computer Applications (5M2067)

DIT, IT Tallaght, Blanchardstown IT and many other colleges.

Sound Engineering (5M2149)

Blanchardstown IT, Tallaght IT, IADT, Maynooth University, Shannon College and other colleges.

Multimedia and Computers (Multimedia Production 5M2146)

DCU, Maynooth University, IT Blanchardstown, Athlone IT, DIT, Dundalk IT, Sligo IT, Tallaght IT, Dun Laoghaire IADT, DIT, Tralee IT.

Sports Management and Coaching (5M2146)

IT Blanchardstown, DIT, Dundalk IT, Carlow IT, Letterkenny IT, Tralee IT, Waterford IT (or students can access the scholarship programmes in Ireland or the U.S.). Students completing Sports Science 5M3807 can also access Sports Science course in colleges like DCU.

Tourism and Business (5M5011)

DIT, IT Tallaght or Shannon for tourism and other colleges for business certificates and degrees.

eBusiness (5M0828)

DIT, IT Blanchardstown, IT Tallaght, NUIG, UCC and other colleges.