Interested in studying at National College of Ireland in September? There are a number of courses currently available on the CAO's Available Places facility which are outlined below.

Available Places Available Places: Another Chance to Study at NCI in September


Available Places Update:

Please note that the Available Places facility for September 2023 is now closed.

BA (Hons) in Marketing Practice

CAO Course Code: NC020

NFQ Level: Level 8

Course Details: BA (Honours) in Marketing Practice

Have you ever looked at the latest big brand advertising campaign and thought: I could do better than that? Marketing is central to our everyday lives, as organisations compete for attention with TV ads, sporting sponsorships, social media campaigns and more.

The BA (Honours) in Marketing Practice will allow you to understand these campaigns and the strategies behind them and give you the skills to work in this fast-paced area.


BSc (Hons) in Data Science

CAO Course Code: NC025

NFQ Level: Level 8

Course Details: BSc (Hons) in Data Science

Data can be used to examine performance in key areas of a company, highlighting what’s most and least effective, and driving change based on evidence, rather than gut instinct. This honours degree will equip students with the skills to apply computing and analytical science in the pursuit of discovering new information by identifying patterns in data.


BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Education and Care

CAO Course Code: NC030

NFQ Level: Level 8

Course Details: BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Education and Care

This course will give you the knowledge and skills to work with children and their families during their crucial early childhood years. This is a sector that is experiencing a growing demand, as research shows us the vital importance of early childhood education in shaping children and our society.


Higher Certificate in Data Science

CAO Course Code: NC105

NFQ Level: Level 6

Course Details: Higher Certificate in Data Science

NCI’s Higher Certificate in Data Science uses a blend of computer science and data science to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to carry out data modelling, data management and data analysis activities, and to interpret and communicate that data to a variety of audiences. The programme will give you the mathematics, programming and problem-solving skills required to exploit data in addressing real-world problems.


Higher Certificate in Business

CAO Course Code: NC103

NFQ Level: Level 6

Course Details: Higher Certificate in Business

This higher certificate course is an ideal introduction to contemporary theories and approaches to modern business practices. You will study key areas such as marketing, human resource management, entrepreneurship and much more. This full-time course is highly practical; you will learn to understand the business world using real-world examples, guided by expert faculty.


Higher Certificate in Computing

CAO Course Code: NC102

NFQ Level: Level 6

Course Details: Higher Certificate in Computing

On completion of this two-year course, you will have highly valued expertise in hardware, software applications, software development, operating systems and databases. It is a fantastic foundation on which to build your career in the dynamic world of information technology.

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