Carlow College Rankings

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Ranking Category
#8598 of 14,131 In the World
#2047 of 2,785 In Europe
#31 of 32 In Ireland
#2 of 2 In Carlow

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Acceptance rate

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate95%
Admissions RequirementsIrish Leaving Certificate or recognized international equivalent

We've calculated the 95% acceptance rate for Carlow College based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.


International studetns 7392 - 7642 per annum and 3000 registration fee (EUR)
Local studetns 7392 - 7642 per annum and 3000 registration fee (EUR)

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Carlow College.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes No No
Biology No No No
Business Yes No No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science No No No
Economics Yes No No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes No
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology Yes No No
Ordinary Bachelor Degree Arts and Humanities, English, History, Social and Community Services, Social Studies, Social Work
Honours Bachelor Degree Arts and Humanities, English, History, Social and Community Services, Social Studies, Social Work
Masters Degree Rehabilitation and Therapy, Social and Community Services, Social Work

Carlow College alumni

  1. Peter Lalor

    Peter Lalor
    Born in
    Ireland Flag Ireland
    1827-1889 (aged 62)

    Peter Fintan Lalor was an Irish-Australian rebel and, later, politician who rose to fame for his leading role in the Eureka Rebellion, an event identified with the "birth of democracy" in Australia.

  2. John O'Leary

    John O'Leary
    Born in
    Ireland Flag Ireland
    1830-1907 (aged 77)

    John O'Leary was an Irish separatist and a leading Fenian. He studied both law and medicine but did not take a degree and for his involvement in the Irish Republican Brotherhood he was imprisoned in England during the nineteenth century.

  3. Michael O'Hanrahan

    Michael O'Hanrahan
    Born in
    Ireland Flag Ireland
    1877-1916 (aged 39)

    Michael O'Hanrahan was an Irish rebel who was executed for his active role in the 1916 Easter Rising.

  4. Willie Redmond

    Willie Redmond
    Born in
    Ireland Flag Ireland
    1861-1917 (aged 56)
    politicianbarristermilitary personnel

    William Hoey Kearney Redmond was an Irish nationalist politician who served as a Member of Parliament (MP), was a lawyer and soldier who was killed in action in World War I.

All 15 notable alumni

Carlow College faculties and divisions

Course/Programme : Therapeutical Child Care Child Care and Development, Rehabilitation and Therapy
Department/Division : Humanities Arts and Humanities, Catholic Theology, Celtic Languages and Studies, Communication Studies, Cultural Studies, English, English Studies, History, Holy Writings, Irish, Literature, Philosophy, Psychology, Theology
Department/Division : Social Studies Social and Community Services, Social Studies, Social Work

General information

Founded 1782
Accreditation Quality and Qualifications Ireland - QQI (Dearbhú Cáilíochta agus Cáilíochtaí Éireann)
Motto Rescissa Vegetior Assurgit Pruned
It blossoms all the more

Location and contacts

Address College Street
Carlow, R93 A003
City population 24,000

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