Applying from NI / UK

Dundalk Institute of Technology is delighted to welcome applications from Northern Ireland / UK students.

While studying in DkIT you will advance through a series of internationally recognised qualifications. All applications must be made through Central Applications Office more details can be found here.

The Northern Ireland / UK equivalencies to our qualifications are shown in the accompanying table:

DkIT Qualification  Comparable to NI / UK Qualification 
Higher Certificate (Level 6)  BTEC Higher National Diploma
 Ordinary Degree (Level 7)  Ordinary Degree
 Honours Degree (Level 8)  Honours Degree

DkIT is one of the only Higher Level Institutes in the Republic of Ireland to recognise and accept A-Levels and BTEC qualifications, or a combination of them both. For more information on NI Entry Requirements, click on the link at the bottom of the page.

Entry Requirements for NI/UK Applicants

Information for Northern Ireland and UK students on how to convert A and AS levels to study at DkIT.

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Admission Questions?

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