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apply online

Welcome to UCD’s applications system

Making an application online is the quickest and easiest way of applying to UCD. The UCD applications system is currently available for most postgraduate programmes and a small number of degree programmes in UCD.

In order to create an online application, or view an application that you have already made, just click on the Apply Online option.

Staff should not use their InfoHub account to create an application but instead create a new account with a non-staff email address.

Erasmus, Non-EU exchange, Study Abroad etc. see below

If you wish to apply for one of the courses still accepting applications for the September 2013 term, or to access an application which you've already made for that term (e.g. Erasmus, Non-EU exchange, Study Abroad -this includes those applicants applying for Semester 2 admission- Quinn School of Business Distance learning, Nursing Summer School, Advanced Software MSc Eng PT T137 Jan entry), or to make a VMCAS Supplemental Application for September 2014 entry just click here.

If you wish to apply online for one of our Undergraduate programmes, you must apply via the Central Applications Office. Please note that non-EU applicants and Transfer applicants (post-initial year) for undergraduate or postgraduate programmes must apply using the UCD online applications system.

All applicants to UCD should familiarise themselves with UCD's Terms and Conditions of Offer of Admission.

Applications for the Professional Diploma in Education (previously Grad Dip in Education) must be made through the Postgraduate Application Centre.

You will be contacted at various times following receipt of your completed application (to acknowledge receipt etc.) In certain instances, individual Schools may also wish to make contact with applicants who have started, but not completed, an application to advise of closing dates approaching etc.

Opening date

Graduate Taught courses for the September intake open for application on the 1st October preceding entry.

Closing date

UCD operates a rolling admissions policy with decisions being taken as soon as possible after receipt of completed applications. In general courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled. However please note that some Programmes may have specific closing dates.  Please consult the course coordinator for more details.

How to apply online