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Open Day 2012
The staff and students of Trinity College would like to invite all
students, their parents/guardians, mature students, teachers and
guidance counsellors to attend our Open Day, which will take
place on Saturday 1 December 2012. See the preceding page
for further details.
Mature students information seminar
A seminar providing advice and information on making an
application to TCD for prospective mature students will take
place on Thursday 10 January 2013 from 5 pm to 6 pm. This
seminar will be repeated from 6 pm to 7 pm. Please visit
the mature students website in December 2012 for more
Mathematics/Physics open day
The Schools of Mathematics and Physics will hold a specific
Mathematics/Physics open day on Saturday 10 November
2012. This is a special event for students interested in studying
maths or physics, parents and teachers are also very welcome
to attend. There are interesting talks by our professors and
lecturers on topics like particle physics, string theory, complex
numbers, nanophysics or astrophysics, and lots of useful
information on how to apply and about career opportunities
for maths and physics graduates. We will also provide lunch
(a great time to meet the lecturers and students currently
studying in Trinity College) and a tour of the laboratories and
other facilities. See
for more details closer to the date.
Nursing and Midwifery open day
The School of Nursing and Midwifery also organise a specific
Nursing open day each year during January. This is a special
event for students interested in studying Intellectual Disability
Nursing or Psychiatric Nursing; parents and teachers are also
very welcome to attend. There are presentations, nursing skills
demonstrations and an opportunity to talk to our professors,
lecturers, clinical tutors and current students about the courses.
Light refreshment are provided. See
for more details in December.
Nationwide careers fairs
Trinity College is represented at all of the major nationwide IGC
careers fairs and at many other regional careers fairs each year.
At these events prospective students can obtain copies of the
prospectus and can find out about Trinity College’s courses,
specific entry requirements and student life at Trinity College.
For details of careers fairs in your area contact the Guidance
Counsellor in your school, your local adult education college,
Staff from Trinity College are available to visit a limited number
of schools to provide a presentation about Trinity College and
our range of courses. If you would like to request a visit to
your school please contact the Admissions Liaison Officer by
telephone at +353 1 896 3992 or by e-mail:
Specific visits from our Schools of Computer Science and
Statistics, Nursing & Midwifery, and Engineering are also
available (where visits may be impractical due to geographic
location, visits can be organised for small groups of prospective
students to meet the academic staff in Trinity College).
To request a visit please contact:
The School of Computer Science and Statistics:
Tel: +353 1 896 3665
The School of Engineering: E-mail:
Tel: +353 1 896 1142
The School of Nursing and Midwifery (Jeni Ryan):
Tel: +353 1 896 3860
Visiting Trinity College
& Campus tours
Guidance counsellors may request an on-campus presentation
and a campus tour from the Admissions Liaison Officer (for
visiting school groups). On-campus tours and presentations are
limited so please book in early! See above for contact details.
In addition, the School of Computer Science and Statistics also
offer small groups of students the opportunity to meet members
of their teaching staff on-campus. For further information please
contact the School of Computer Science and Statistics directly by
or by telephone: +353 1 896 3665.
The Trinity College campus is an open campus and visitors are
welcome at all times. The Book of Kells is on display in the Old
Library and second-level students may visit the Book of Kells
and library exhibition free of charge. It is advised that groups
book in advance – please contact +353 1 896 2320.
The Admissions Office in Trinity College is open daily, Monday-
Friday from 10.00-12.45 and from 2.00-4.00. Potential applicants
are more than welcome to drop in to discuss Trinity College’s
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