Advanced Entry Applicants

What is Advanced Entry?

Advanced Entry allows applicants to apply for entry to Year 2, 3 or 4 of a full time programme at Institute of Technology Carlow. 

Applications Open: 5th November (12.00)

Applications Close: 31st July

How to Apply:

External Applicants

External Applicants must apply through the CAO website –
Supporting documents should be sent to the CAO using the CAO document cover sheet.  Applicants should include:

  • Exam results
  • Transcripts
  • CV
  • Details of relevant work experience
  • Any other information that may support their application
Current Students

Current Students who are registered at Institute of Technology Carlow and who wish to apply for an add-on course do not need to apply through CAO. These students will be contacted by the admissions Office at Institute of Technology Carlow in February.

How are Advanced Entry applications evaluated?

Advanced Entry applications will be assessed on the basis of availability of places and on supporting documentation.

When will place offers be issued?

Offers will be made on an on-going basis in July and August.

How long do I have to accept a place offer?

You have 14 days to accept your offer from the date you receive your offer by email.

If you have any queries please email