Careers in Nursing and Midwifery

Points for standard code 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 2015-2019 AND 2020 (FIRST ROUND).

 
HEI and Programme 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Round 1
Athlone IT General 420 425* 398* 418 410 442
Athlone IT Psychiatric 390 375 378 377 387 387*
DCU Children’s & General (Integrated) 490 485 473 473 467 500
DCU General 430* 450 425 420 414 454
DCU Intellectual Disability 410 375 376 36 347 370
DCU Psychiatric 405 375 369 380 368 418
Dundalk IT General 400 400* 388 380 392 403
Dundalk IT Intellectual Disability 365* 330 332 301 300 336
Dundalk IT Midwifery 400* 400* 419 400 398* 440
Dundalk IT Psychiatric 390 345 356 339 356 356
GMIT General 410* 410* 387* 399 391 429*
GMIT Psychiatric 370* 365* 353 336 346 367
IT Tralee General 415 425* 408 401 407* 440*
IT Tralee Psychiatric 395 405 376* 389 368 389
Letterkenny IT General 390* 410 369* 373 388* 400*
Letterkenny IT Intellectual Disability 345* 360 270 297 297 326*
Letterkenny IT Psychiatric 380 350 317* 318 321* 357*
NUIG General 450* 445 440 445 442 476
NUIG Midwifery 440 440 424 445 429 495
NUIG Psychiatric 425 405 397 401 388 440
St Angela’s College General 405* 405* 387* 388 397 419*
St Angela’s College Intellectual Disability 355* 350 307* 328 319 336*
TCD Children’s & General (Integrated) 495 490 463 463 480 511
TCD General (Adelaide) #400* #400 #396 399 #389 #430
TCD General (Meath & James) 420 425* 403 408 398 429
TCD Intellectual Disability 385* 380 378* 368 346 396
TCD Midwifery 455 450* 431 455 440 478
TCD Psychiatric 415 385 370 382 360 408
UCC Children’s & General (Integrated) 505 505* 498 510 499* 533
UCC General 440 445* 433 440 443* 454*
UCC Intellectual Disability 415 425 378 409 369 419
UCC Midwifery 455* 445 434 440 454 484
UCC Psychiatric 415* 420 408* 414 413 423
UCD Children’s & General (Integrated) 490 485 467 475 475 509
UCD General 415 420 403 402 398 429*
UCD Midwifery 465* 480 462 454 440 489
UCD Psychiatric 405* 385 359 387 387 397
UL General 455* 460* 440 455* 440* 475*
UL Intellectual Disability 415* 405 398 430 381* 420
UL Midwifery 455* 440 430 430 429 469
UL Psychiatric 415* 450 388 402 388 419*
Waterford IT General 410* 420 402 414 413 422
Waterford IT Intellectual Disability 375 370* 337 356 338 377
Waterford IT Psychiatric 380* 385 350 378 361 366

For Round 2 points 2020, please visit the CAO website.

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