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Returning Students

We are delighted to welcome you back to National College of Ireland and we hope you're looking forward to your next year of study at the college.

Please note that college resumes on the week of 18th September 2017.

All students must register i.e. pay their fees online. Registration must be complete before 18th September 2017.

Registration Information

You will need access to a computer with internet connection and a credit/debit card and your username and password in order to register online.

If you have forgotten your login details please e-mail itsupport@ncirl.ie with your student name and password and IT will re-issue you a password.

You must complete online registration before the date of your first class. If you do not register before this date you must present yourself to the Fees Office to pay in person or a late charge will apply.

Please note:

  • The College no longer accepts cash on campus
  • The College does not accept American Express Cards as a method of payment.

If you have any questions about paying your fees you can contact the Fees Office by email at: fees@ncirl.ie

If you notice anything unusual with your fee calculation please email admissions@ncirl.ie quoting your student name and number and the issue you are experiencing.

If you are paying by bank transfer, please see bank account details below. Please ensure you place your student number as the transfer reference.

BANK NAME: Bank Of Ireland
ACCOUNT NAME: National College of Ireland
SORT CODE: 90-01-72
BANK ADDRESS: Ranelagh, Dublin 6
IBAN: IE38 BOFI 9001 9917527802


Returning Part-Time Students

To register online please follow the step-by-step instructions (PDF).

The following are some documents part-time students may need to complete the registration process.

Returning Masters Students
If you are moving from 1st year to 2nd year please note you have been rolled into the next academic session to facilitate online registration. This is not confirmation of your end of year results. In the event that you are unsuccessful and therefore ineligible to progress into 2nd year any monies paid will be refunded or offset against the cost of repeating a module.

This applies to the following courses:

  • MSc in Management
  • MSc in Marketing
  • Masters in Business Administration
  • MSc in Finance
  • MSc in Cloud Computing
  • MSc in Mobile Technologies
  • MSc in Web Technologies
  • MSc in International Business

Returning Full-Time Undergraduate Students

The student contribution fee for the academic year 2017/18 is €3,000.

If you were not awarded grant funding from a local authority/VEC/SUSI:

  • At least 20% of the SCF will have to be paid to register plus €80 gym fee.
  • Please note that 50% of the SCF will have to be paid by 30th November with the 50% balance payable at the start of the second semester.
  • If you elect to sign up for a Direct Debit, then the direct debit payment commences October 5th and continues for 6 months. If you choose the direct debit option you must pay your 20% deposit online and fill out the direct debit form and return it to fees@ncirl.ie before 18th September.

Students that have been awarded funding in previous years in respect of the Student Contribution Fee will have to pay the outstanding €80 gym membership fee to register.

Self – Funding Students
If you have a fee category of self-funding you are liable for following:

  • Tuition Fees
  • Student Contribution Fee
  • Gym Membership Fee


In order to be registered for the upcoming academic year you must pay the following at minimum:

  • 50% of the student contribution fee (€1500) AND
  • 50% of your tuition fees AND
  • €80 gym membership fee in full


BA Honours in Psychology Students
Students of the BA Honours in Psychology (full-time) are not eligible to pay their fees online. If you have passed your summer exam sitting you will be sent a giro with directions for payment. The fee for this course is €5,500. If you wish to spread the cost of your fees by direct debit you can do so by sending a cheque/bank draft or postal order for 20% of the total course fee (€1,180) and the €80 gym membership fee and complete and return the direct debit form.

Repeat Sitting and 3rd Year Computing Students
Please note, students on work placement or those who have sat repeat exams will be able to register online once the results are released after 12pm on 8th September.

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