In the Academic year 2018-2019 15 rooms are allocated on a competitive/merit basis to incoming first year students and New Postgraduate students (continuing postgrads will have applied during Springtime 2018) who have enthusiasm for speaking the Irish Language & engaging in Irish cultural activities.  This is called Scéim Chónaithe and the rooms types are single ensuite.

2018-2019 Academic Year

Competition for rooms in the Scéim Chónaithe will be advertised from November 2017 after the November Open Day. Here is the proposed time schedule of the competition:

  • Expression of Interest for First Years for Scéim Chónaithe opens after the November Open Day 2017 online LINK (Closed).
  • Expression of Interest for Postgrads for Scéim Chónaithe is open HERE.  ( please also see our page for Post Graduates )
  • Interviews will be held on 23-24 August 2018.
  • Places in the Scéim Chónaithe will be offered to the successful candidates following interview.
  • Rooms to be booked and paid in full by 29 August 2018.