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Making an application to university is an important decision; whether you are a recent school leaver, returning to education later in life or embarking on a career of postgraduate study.

Trinity endeavours to support applicants in-completing applications to study at our institution as efficiently as possible. Once you have decided which course is right for you please follow our detailed guidelines below and you'll soon be on your way to applying to Ireland's oldest university.

A useful infographic on making a direct application to Trinity is available here.

Coronavirus (2019-nCov) Update for Applicants

Trinity College Dublin continues to monitor developments related to the recent outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCov). We are aware that the activities of many schools, universities and English language test centres in affected areas have been suspended, which may have a significant impact on prospective/current applicants.

If you are an applicant who has been affected by the coronavirus outbreak or the associated suspensions, we encourage you to update us with any relevant information by emailing us at  We will be as accommodating as possible, taking these extenuating circumstances into consideration, within the constraints of the overall admission process.

We hope this additional consideration will help to alleviate some of your concerns about your application. Most importantly, we hope that you, your family and your community will be safe and healthy.