Information on issues relevant to Students, Trainees, Adult Learners and Research Students is shown in the tables below. Click view for detailed information.

We also provide details on services for students on our Services page.

Your Europe - Help and advice for EU Citizens and their families

Primary and Post Primary Information


Bullying information for parents and students


Procedures for complaints about schools


Curriculum and Syllabus information for schools, parents and students


How to get copies of Group Intermediate, Junior, Leaving and Leaving Cert Applied results

Juvenes Translatores

A competition to reward the best young translators in the European Union

National Emergencies /Public Health Issues

Alerts and updates on health, vaccination and severe weather issues

Subject Choices

Qualifax information for students

Further Education and Training Information

Adult Literacy

NALA information to help improve reading, writing, numeracy or computer skills


Information on apprenticeships programmes

Back to Education Allowance (BTEA)

BTEA for those in receipt of a payment from the Department of Social Protection


Free information service for anyone thinking of returning to education, includes where to look for courses; funding supports; contact details for various services; and much more to support you to find your learning pathway.

Post Leaving Certificate (PLC)

PLC is a full time programme for young people who have completed Leaving Certificate and adults returning to education


Qualifax is Ireland's national learner database providing information on Education and Training programmes

Skills Development

Information on further education and training programmes

VTOS - Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme

VTOS a second chance education programme for those over 21 years old


Youthreach training and education programme for 15-20 year olds

Higher Education Information

Back to Education Allowance BTEA)

For those in receipt of a payment from the Department of Social Protection

CAO - Central Applications Office

Information on applying for first year undergraduate courses


Procedures for handling complaints against 3rd level institutions

Internalisation Register

Information on education and training programmes for international learners

Leaving Certificate Grading Scale and Revised Common Points Scale

Information on changes to the Leaving Certificate grading scale and the introduction of a revised Common Points Scale for entry into Higher Education

Providers of Higher Education

Lists of institutions offering higher education programmes


Ireland's national learner database providing information on Education and Training programmes

Student Grants

Information on financial supports available to students

Teacher Training

Information for newly qualified teachers

Teaching Transforms

An online resource with information for anyone thinking of becoming a teacher or returning to work as a teacher in Ireland.

Upskilling and Reskilling

Springboard and ICT courses for Jobseekers and those in employment

Former Residents of Industrial Schools and Researchers

Former Residents

Information for former residents of Industrial Schools including how to access records

Research Enquiries

How to research education records