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1st Year CAO Entry Requirement Information

This section provides information on 1st year CAO entry requirements for prospective students of DkIT. All 1st year entry applicants must apply through the CAO. Further information for the various categories listed below.

This information is the latest available at the time of going to press but is subject to change.

Leaving Certificate Students

Find out what the entry requirements for Republic of Ireland Leaving Certificate students are to study a level 7 or 8 course at DkIT.

View Leaving Cert Requirements

Northern Ireland/UK Students

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.

View NI/UK Requirements

Leaving Certificate Vocational & Applied Students

Details on entry requirements for LCVP students and tips on the route that LCAP students can take to get to DkIT.

View LCVP/LCAP Requirements

QQI-FET Students

QQI-FET students must have obtained a full QQI-FET Level 5/6 major award with a minimum credit value of 120.

View QQI-FET Requirements

Specific Course Entry

Details of courses at DkIT that have special entry requirements for specific subjects like Maths, English and Science.

View Specific Course Requirements

Entry Requirements Enquiries