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Information for New Students

Getting ready to come to DkIT? Maybe you've just arrived? Here's all you need to know.

Welcome to DkIT

Congratulations on gaining your place to study at DkIT. We're delighted that you have chosen to study with us and will do all we can to help you settle in. We've put together some useful information and tips to help you over your first few weeks and months at college

If you need further assistance please don't hesitate to contact us by email at , or or by phone on 042 9370200.

1st Year Online Induction

Welcome to the online induction webpages for all new students at DkIT. These pages will give you all the information you need to know to get started with life at DkIT.

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Once you receive your registration email, please complete your initial online registration at the link below.

See Registration Information

Academic Calendar

The DkIT Academic Calendar for the coming year will let you see all events of an academic nature relating to staff and students.

See the Calendar

Fees & Grants Information

See the latest information in relation to fees and grants at DkIT.

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Academic Integrity: Getting the most out of your time at DkIT

We are committed to providing you with excellent learning experiences, both inside and outside the classroom. This booklet includes guidance and tips on studying effectively at DkIT.

View the Booklet

On-Campus Induction Timetables

Get all the information you need to know about induction for your programme of choice. Please remember that attendance is considered mandatory for your induction.

View Your On-Campus Induction Timetable

Getting to DkIT

The DkIT campus is a 90-acre site situates in Dundalk, Co. Louth. We are are ideally positioned halfway between the two largest cities in Ireland, Belfast and Dublin.

How to Get to DkIT

Student Services

Your college experience is about more than your course, it is about starting the next chapter of your life – your new world.

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Careers & Employability - First Year Supports

Being in a new environment can be both exciting and daunting, and sometimes this may make us question our decision about our course choice. We encourage students in this situation to talk to a Careers Advisor before making any decision about changing or withdrawing from a course. Call into the Careers & Employability Centre or book an appointment online at DkIT Careers Connect.

See How We Can Support You

Supporting the Student in your Life

Going to college is a major transition in anyone's life. It's a very exciting and positive time but involves a lot of change and adjustment for students, their family and their friends. Here are some of the common issues students face over the first year with suggestions about how family and friends can help.

Download the Guide (PDF Download)

Mature Students

Mature students play an important part in enriching lectures and seminars with the life experience that you bring. We have information about your induction schedule, the supports that we offer and some financial advice for mature students.

Information for Mature Students

International Students

DkIT has a rich multicultural environment, with students registered from many countries throughout the world, including; Germany, France, Spain, Portugal and Finland, Denmark, Norway, Bulgaria, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, Russia, Poland, China, Malaysia, Singapore, Nepal, Oman and the US.

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