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Springboard+ is co-funded by the Government of Ireland and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF programme for employability, inclusion and learning 2014-2020.

"Thousands of vacancies in IT sector in Ireland"  ICT Ireland GRADUATES - retrain to become a Computer Programmer and Software Developer. Free full-time courses for graduates seeking work.

Higher Diploma in Software Development  (1 year full-time)

Eligible for free or significantly reduced fees under the Springboard funding initiative

This course is a one-year programme for graduates who already have a level 8 degree qualification in any subject other than computer science or software development. The aim of the course is to provide training in IT and programming for graduates without previous experience of information technology. 

The Higher Diploma in Software Development offers students technical software skills, involvement in a team project, Java industrial certification and a work placement to enable students to build a future career in Information Technology.

Further details and application are available via the Springboard website.

Register now to apply for this course.
Closing date 28th August 2019.

Please note this programme starts 2nd September 2019 - you must be available to start on that date.

See here for more information on Course Structure and Module Details

Why Springboard at Maynooth - Student Alex Nahayo introduces our Higher Diploma in Software Development: