DIT to host Information Session on Access Entry Routes


Are you interested in discovering how to access Higher Education?

Come along to our information session to learn more about the variety of entry routes into Higher Education?

Date: Thursday 7th February 2013

Time: 3:00 - 6:00pm

Location: DIT Access & Civic Engagement Office Grangegorman Lower, Dublin 7 (See map)

On Thursday 7th February the DIT Access and Civic Engagement team will be holding an information session about the assess entry routes offered by DIT. The session is open to students, parents, teachers, guidance counsellors, lecturers, community groups, and anyone who would like to know more about the variety of entry routes into higher education.

At the event members of the Access and Civic Engagement team will be available to meet with you and answer questions; they will also be holding presentations outlining the different entry routes available and providing more information about each of the programmes below:

  • Access DIT
    This route is aimed at young adults/school leavers who would benefit from additional support in applying to DIT through the CAO.
  • FETAC Access DIT
    This is our access entry route that supports students to progress from further to higher education in DIT. It is for young adults applying through the higher education links scheme (HELS) to DIT on the basis of their FETAC results.
  • HEAR - Higher Education Access Route
    The Higher Education Access Route is a college and university admissions scheme which offers places on reduced points and extra college support to school leavers from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds
  • MSAP – Mature Student Access Programme
    The Mature Student Access Programme is a full one year programme at DIT. It is both an access route and a preparation programme for third level education for mature students from areas and communities traditionally under-represented in higher education.

The event will take place on Thursday 7th February from 3 – 6pm in our Grangegorman offices.

If you would be interested in attending this event please email aoifedunne.access@dit.ie

We look forward to meeting you at the event.

For more information please see attached DIT Access Entry Routes brochure

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