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EU applicants

Application for admission (except where otherwise stated) should be made to the Central Applications Office. Applications may be submitted online: www.cao.ie

  • Normal application deadline: 1 February
  • Late application deadline: 1 May
  • Change of mind deadline: 1 July

Note that applications to Medicine, to restricted entry courses, and by mature students must be made by 1 February. Applications to Medicine must be submitted online.

For further information: View the CAO presentation and download the CAO app from iTunes and Google Play

Application deadline details

20 January
  • Closing date for registration for the HPAT-Ireland test for entry to Medicine.
  • Final date for CAO online discounted application fee.
1 February
  • Normal closing date for CAO.
  • Applications to restricted entry courses and applications from mature students must be made to the CAO by this date.
  • Closing date for submission of mature-students supplementary application forms (for all full-time courses except Nursing or Midwifery).
  • DARE and HEAR applicants must have applied to CAO.
  • Applications from non-EU students wishing to pursue a full degree should be submitted to the Admissions Office, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland.

1 March

  • Date of HPAT-Ireland test for entry to Medicine.
  • Closing date for applications to sit the University matriculation examination.
  • DARE applicants must have disclosed their disabilities and/or specific learning difficulties in their CAO applications, and fully and correctly complete Section A of the Supplementary Information Form.
  • HEAR applicants must have applied to HEAR and finalised all elements of their HEAR online application.
  • Applications from EU and non-EU students wishing to study as a visiting student for up to one academic year should be submitted online.

29 March

  • Provisional date for Music and Music education entrance examination.

1 April

  • DARE applicants must have completed and returned sections B and C of the Supplementary Information Form.
  • HEAR applicants must have submitted relevant evidence in support of their application to CAO.

1 May

  • Late Closing Date for CAO (Note: Late applications to restricted entry courses, and late applications from mature students will not be considered).
31 May
  • Closing date for receipt of applications for the Reid Entrance Exhibition.
1 July
  • Closing date for submission of a 'Change of Mind' (i.e. changes to the order of preference of the courses on your application) to CAO.

Enquiries

All enquiries from EU applicants concerning undergraduate admission should be addressed to:
The Admissions Office, Trinity College, Dublin 2
Tel: + 353 1 896 4444
Fax: + 353 1 872 2853
Email: admissions@tcd.ie


Last updated 22 August 2013 by admissions@tcd.ie (Email).