Careers in Nursing and Midwifery

Points for applicants (Leaving Certificate) 

The table below shows the final Central Application Office (CAO) points in recent years for Nursing and Midwifery programmes in Ireland’s Higher Education Institutions (HEIs).  

*Not all of these points may have been offered a place (i.e. where random generated scores occurred).
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END OF SEASON POINTS REQUIRED FOR NURSING AND MIDWIFERY DEGREE PROGRAMMES 2015-2020 AND 2021 (FIRST ROUND).

 
HEI and Programme 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Round 1
Athlone IT General 425* 398* 418 410 422 451*
Athlone IT Psychiatric 375 378 377 387 384 440*
DCU Children’s & General (Integrated) 485 473 473 467 498 521*
DCU General 450 425 420 414 433 456*
DCU Intellectual Disability 375 376 367 347 370 382
DCU Psychiatric 375 369 380 368 403 420
Dundalk IT General 400* 388 380 392 397* 440*
Dundalk IT Intellectual Disability 330 332 301 300 336 367
Dundalk IT Midwifery 400* 419 400 398* 440 482
Dundalk IT Psychiatric 345 356 339 356 356 398
GMIT General 410* 387* 399 391 422* 440*
GMIT Psychiatric 365* 353 336 346 367 369
IT Tralee General 425* 408 401 407* 414 463
IT Tralee Psychiatric 405 376* 389 368 378 440
Letterkenny IT General 410 369* 373 388* 400* 429*
Letterkenny IT Intellectual Disability 360 270 297 297 328 357
Letterkenny IT Psychiatric 350 317* 318 321* 357 367*
NUIG General 445 440 445 442 473 502
NUIG Midwifery 440 424 445 429 495 520
NUIG Psychiatric 405 397 401 388 440 475
St Angela’s College General 405* 387* 388 397 419* 440*
St Angela’s College Intellectual Disability 350 307* 328 319 317 387
TCD Children’s & General (Integrated) 490 463 463 480 499* 531*
TCD General (Adelaide) #400 #396 399 #389 414 #473
TCD General (Meath & James) 425* 403 408 398 429 462
TCD Intellectual Disability 380 378* 368 346 378 412
TCD Midwifery 450* 431 455 440 473* 521
TCD Psychiatric 385 370 382 360 360 442
UCC Children’s & General (Integrated) 505* 498 510 499* 533 565
UCC General 445* 433 440 443* 454* 498*
UCC Intellectual Disability 425 378 409 369 400 431
UCC Midwifery 445 434 440 454 473* 509*
UCC Psychiatric 420 408* 414 413 408 455
UCD Children’s & General (Integrated) 485 467 475 475 499 533
UCD General 420 403 402 398 421 462*
UCD Midwifery 480 462 454 440 473 510
UCD Psychiatric 385 359 387 387 393 442
UL General 460* 440 455* 440* 475* 498*
UL Intellectual Disability 405 398 430 381* 440 462
UL Midwifery 440 430 430 429 469 521*
UL Psychiatric 450 388 402 388 419* 478
Waterford IT General 420 402 414 413 422 446
Waterford IT Intellectual Disability 370* 337 356 338 377 390
Waterford IT Psychiatric 385 350 378 361 366 415

For Round 2 points 2021, please visit the CAO website.

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