CAO information

Leaving Cert Students

Entry Requirements

Applicants must obtain a minimum of grade H5 in two subjects and grade O6/H6 in four subjects. This is equivalent to the previous requirements, which was a minimum of grade C3 in two higher-level subjects and grade D3 in four ordinary level subjects. Students must pass mathematics and a language, (English, Irish or a European language). For non-Irish students, secondary school results will be assessed for their equivalency to the Irish Leaving Certificate.

CAO Courses:

Apply through the CAO for the below courses:

  • AC120 BA in International Business
  • AC137 BA in Liberal Arts

ACD Courses:

Apply directly to ACD for the below courses:

  • BFA in Performing Arts
  • BFA in Musical Theatre
  • BFA in Creative Writing
  • BA in Hospitality Management
  • BA in Event Management
  • Diploma in International Business
  • Cert in International Business

Important dates for CAO

  • 4th November CAO online application opens
  • 1st February closing date for CAO
  • 1st March closing date to amend course choices
  • 1st July Change of mind closes

Important dates for ACD

  • 14th September Registration
  • 18th September classes start

If you have any questions about the above course, please email us on info@iamu.edu or call on 01 676 8939