Admission Procedures & Requirements


You can apply directly through this website or alternatively application forms are available on request from the college office. Completed applications can be made to the college office from January to September each year.

All applications must include the following:

  • Completed Application Form
  • PPS Number
  • Copy of Examination Results or most recent education report
  • Two passport size photographs (non-returnable)


Interviews take place on various dates between February and September.

Admission Requirements

Places will be offered upon successful completion of interviews. This offer of a place will also be subject to all entry requirements of a particular course being satisfied in full. Admission to courses in St. Kevin's College is subject to acceptance of the Rules and Regulations of the CDETB.

Please note: A PLC Contribution Levy of €200 must be paid upon registration. This levy is in addition to the Course Fee. It is waived if you have a Medical Card, are in receipt of Social Welfare, VTOS or BTEA payments, or are in receipt of a student grant. Evidence required to have the levy waived must be presented to the college prior to commencement of the course.

Registration Charge

Upon successful completion of interviews, students will be notified of the date by which a registration charge, payable to CDETB, is to be paid. If a student fails to take up their place on a course, part of this charge may be refundable by applying in writing to the college office.

Please note: No Cash accepted. You can pay by Visa Debit/Visa Card, Postal/Money Orders, Bank Drafts or Cheques only.

Student Contract

Students are expected to conduct themselves in a manner appropriate to Further Education training. By registering on a course you are entering into a contract to aspire to excellence in all work practices, such as attendance, punctuality, behaviour and delivery of assignment work.

Get in Touch

If you require more information on any of our admission procedures or further education courses please do not hesitate to call 00353 (0)1 453 6397 or email