To provide educational excellence through Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Research and Lifelong Learning Programmes.
Active participation in LLP –ERASMUS, Leonardo and Fulbright. Over 60 Bilateral Partnership Agreements in place in Europe and N.America. Membership of ELIA.
Member of founding consortium for the National Digital Research Centre (5); Partner in Graduate School of Creative Arts and Media (4); Participant in Digital Humanities Observatory (9).
main focusArt and Design
faculties and departments
Faculty of Design Faculty of Fine Art Faculty of Visual Culture Faculty of Education
bachelor level programs
Industrial Design – 4 year Glass Ceramics Metals – 4 year Visual communication – 4 year Fashion and Textiles – 4 year
master level programs
Industrial Design – 2 year Glass Ceramics Metals – 2 year Visual communication – 2 year Fashion and Textiles – 2 year
research activity and main areas
GradCAM • User-centred design • Cultural Participation • Critical Pedagogies and Creative Practices: • Visual and Material Culture
doctorate level programs
By research in departments as above plus GradCAM http://www.gradcam.ie/index.php
subject areas for exchange students
Design: Fashion, Textiles-Printed, Woven and Embroidered, Visual Communications, Industrial Design, Ceramics, Glass, Metals
application deadlines15 October
October – December January – March April – May
cost of living per month (studying and living)
€450 – 500 accommodation €300 – 400 living