MTU Events for CAO Applicants

Online Events

  • Live Q&A Session on Zoom for MTU Cork Campuses Wednesday 27th January (Recording Below)
  • MTU Kerry Campuses will be hosting a Student Spotlight on Instagram starting Monday 25th January.
  • Crawford College of Art & Design Webinar for CAO Applicants Monday 25th January (Link Below)
  • Cork School of Music Instagram Live Q&A Friday 29th January at 5:00pm

Please find further information and links below to register where required. 



CAO Live Q&A

MTU hosted an online question and answer event for prospective CAO students on Wednesday, 27th January 2021.

This event focused on courses available to CAO applicants on the Cork campus locations of MTU, and covered areas such as Business, Engineering, Science, Humanities, Computer Science, Art, Music, Maritime and Architecture. Representatives from all areas across the Cork campus locations of MTU were on hand to answer last-minute questions from Leaving Certificate students who are in the process of completing their CAO applications prior to the deadline of 1st February 2021.


In addition to addressing questions posed during the event, a number of brief presentations were also delivered, as detailed below and a recording is available to watch below:

  1. Completing your CAO Application – Top Tips
  2. Higher Education Access Route (HEAR) – Key Points
  3. Disability Access Route to Education (DARE) – Key Points
  4. Business & Humanities – Latest Developments
  5. Engineering & Science – Latest Developments


Topics Covered include:

  • Completing Your CAO Form – Top Tips
  • Overview of courses in the Faculty of Business & Humanities including Crawford College of Art & Design and Cork School of Music
  • Overview of courses in the Faculty of Engineering & Science including the National Maritime College of Ireland
  • DARE and HEAR schemes

MTU Kerry Student Spotlight

MTU Kerry will be hosting a Student Spotlight on Instagram starting Monday 25th January. There are a number of students who'll tell you why they chose MTU, their experience of the courses they're studying and tips on how to make the most of your time at MTU. We'll also be giving you a chance to ask us any questions you have ahead of the CAO deadline. Keep an eye out for the first one!


MTU Kerry Instagram >>

CCAD CAO Webinar

A CAO webinar for applicants to MTU Crawford of College of Art & Design was held on Monday 25th January 2021.

A recording of this event is available by clicking the button below. Watch to hear about arrangements for digital portfolio submissions for 2021 & instruction on how to photograph compile, edit and digitally submit your portfolio. This webinar is for applicants, teachers, tutors, parents, guardians, and followed by a Q&A Session.


Watch Recording >>

CSM Instagram Live Q&A

MTU Cork School of Music will be going live on their Instagram Page next Friday 29th January at 5pm to chat with current Leaving Cert students about our four undergraduate degrees: Bachelor of Music, BA in Popular Music, BA in Theatre and Drama Studies and BA in Musical Theatre. Drop in to say hello and ask questions about life in CSM.


CSM Instagram >>

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