Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology
Based in Dún Laoghaire in South Dublin- IADT is known for courses that bring science and design together, IADT have established a name for tough courses that challenge students. Tutors with both industry and academic backgrounds.
They certainly break you in Dún Laoghaire, but it was a good thing!
- Lesley Tully   Design Innovator
Limerick School of Art and Design
Part of LIT, LSAD is an award-winning, world-renowned centre. First Year students share a core year with helping to identify learner aptitudes and development potential. Each creative course has links with industry on a regional, national or international basis. Some design courses are based in LIT's Clonmel campus.
Maynooth University
Maynooth University offers a range of award-winning creative undergraduate courses. The Design Department is home to the University Centre for Entrepreneurship, Design and Innovation (EDEN), where students can engage in designing new products and ventures.
National College of Art & Design
If you want the real 'art school' experience walking around the Thomas Street campus will give you just that. NCAD have moved to a 3&2 module, which means you can complete a Degree in three years with a 2 year add-on for your masters qualification. Students are encouraged to get internships and travel abroad in third year.
University College Cork
A renowned and award-winning institution, UCC was the first in Ireland or in the UK to appoint a female Professor in 1910. A broad range of Undergraduate courses including three in Architecture, three in Film & Screen Media and five Digital design courses.
University of Ulster
Ulster University, based on four campuses Belfast, Coleraine, Jordanstown and Derry-Londonderry (Magee), offers creative courses in many areas. Resources are considerable, including purpose-built design spaces, exhibition areas,

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