You should hold an NFQ Level 8 primary degree qualification (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline - for example: social studies, economics, health etc. If you do not have a primary degree but have significant experience or other relevant qualifications, your application will be considered by the Joint Course Committee.
Following your Expression of Interest, the Diploma team will invite you to apply to one of the three partner institutions.
The relevant Admissions Office will then review your application and guide you through the registration process.
The Diploma is jointly awarded by the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Trinity College Dublin and University College Cork. Regardless of home institution, the final award is identical - a Level 9 joint award of The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Trinity College Dublin and University College Cork.