Application deadlines have passed for many continental European degree programmes but some are still open for courses from September, particularly in the Netherlands

There are a number of reasons you may not have a CAO offer. First, you may not have got the Leaving Cert or PLC exam result you were hoping for, or(...)

Chris Maher, founder and chief executive of Musical Youth Foundation, with student Daryl Ward, at Ringsend College, Dublin. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill  Dara Mac Donaill  Dara MacDonaill

“Learning the guitar has made me a lot more organised and a lot more confident,” Daryl Ward (16) says. Ward is taking time between classes at his scho(...)

Leaving Cert points are not the only way to progress to college

More than 30,000 students enrol on Post-Leaving Certificate-Further Education (PLC- FE) courses every year to gain a qualification in a vocational are(...)