Payment of Fees - Methods & Deadlines 

Payment Methods:

  1. Click here to pay online using debit or credit card
  2. Call us on 01 402 7500 to pay the balance by credit or debit card - If you are paying by credit or debit card, please note that the maximum transaction on most debit cards is €1,500 per transaction/day.
  3. Cheques - while we do not accept cheques directly, they can be lodged into our bank account, details outlined below:

Full Time Students:        IBAN:IE30 AIBK 9310 1218 4114 49         BIC:AIBKIE2D

Part Time Students:       IBAN:IE87 AIBK 9310 1218 4118 78         BIC: AIBKIE2D

Please ensure that you quote your DIT student ID number as a reference when lodging a cheque into our Bank Accounts.

We no longer accept Giro payments. 

In order to be deemed a registered student of DIT you must have paid at least 50% of your fees.

Payment of Fees - Deadlines

Fees can be paid for Full time and Part-time programmes (excluding Apprenticeship and Short Courses) either in full or by instalment:

September Start Programmes -

Can be paid in full before the start of class or in 2 instalments of 50%.  1st Instalment due before the start of class and 2nd instalment due before 31st January

January Start Programmes -

Can be paid in full before the start of class or in 2 instalments of 50%.  1st Instalment due before the start of class and 2nd instalment due before 31st May 

NB: Examination results are not released to any student with an outstanding fee and the student will not be permitted to progress to the next Academic Session or graduate with a DIT qualification.

Significant Dates to remember

September 

At least 50% of fees must be paid for registration before classes commence in September.

  31st October

Students registering/paying after 31st October do not have access to the installment option and must pay the fee in full. 
Students also incur a late fee of €200 for non registration on their programme prior to commencement of classes.

  1st December

Students not registered by the 1st December are removed from the register and deemed not to be a student of the Institute. Registration after this date incurs a charge of €450 (€200 late fee and €250 re-registration fee). Fulltime undergraduate students who have applied for a grant and have not received notification of eligibility for the grant from the awarding body by 1st December must pay the fee owing to the Institute.

31st January 

2nd Instalment Payment is due by 31st January. Whole-time Undergraduate students who have not registered by 31st January are not entitled to claim free fees and must pay the tuition charge normally covered by the free fees scheme as well as all late charges applicable.  Non payment of the 2nd instalment by 31st January will incur a late fee of €200.

28th February

January start programmes registering/paying after 28th February do not have access to the instalment option and must pay the fee in full. Students also incur a late fee of €200 for non registration on their programme prior to commencement of classes.

  31st May 

Is the 2nd instalment deadline for programmes with a January start.  Non payment of the 2nd instalment by 31st May will incur a late fee of €200.