How to Apply
Undergraduate Studies
Graduate Studies

Important Dates

November 2022
Portfolio Information Sessions for entry 2022
Early November (Virtual)

January 2022
Design Portfolio Workshops

February 2022
1 February – CAO closing date, final day to apply for all studio-based art and design programmes.
1 February – CAO normal closing date for applications to AD215 Visual Culture
11 February – Portfolio submission deadline for first year art and design programmes

March/April 2022
Portfolio results and offers for entry to first year art and design programmes September 2022.
Portfolio Submission Guidelines published for entry in 2023
31 March – CAO closing date for Advanced Entry applications to Year 2+

April – May 2022
Interviews for Advanced Entry to Year 2+

May 2022
1 May – CAO late closing date for AD215 Visual Culture Advanced Entry offers for September 2022

July 2022
1 July – CAO closing date “change-of-mind”

August 2022
CAO offers for entry to First Year

NCAD runs a number of events throughout the year that are open to the public, all of which are opportunities to visit the College, meet staff and students, and find out more about the area of study you are interested in.
Dates above subject to change.
For up-to-date information, please visit NCAD Open Days on our website.