Saor-Ollscoil na hÉireann (Free University of Ireland) provides third level education to mature students (over 20 years of age) in the area of the humanities and social sciences. The University makes awards in the Liberal Arts at BA, MA and PhD levels.
Places are offered through an informal interview process.
Open entry - no Leaving Cert. points required to register.
No exams - degree are awarded on the basis of course work and a Thesis completed at the students pace. (Read more)
The Saor-Ollscoil concept of Education is one of fitting people to their Environment, so that they may live wisely in relation to it. It is the function of any University to study the human environment, to conduct research into it, and to hand on the results of its research for the benefit of all who wish to live wisely. The Saor-Ollscoil caters for that proportion of the Irish Adult population capable of profiting by study in a creative non-rigid, credit system structure, leading to a Degree. (Read More)
If you would like to join us and become part of the adventure, registration for places for the 2016/2017 academic year take place at the College on the following days:
Tuesday - 13th of September.(4:00pm. -8:00pm.) Wednesday - 14th of September.(4:00pm. -8:00pm.) Thursday - 15th of September. (4:00pm. -8:00pm.)
A 2016/2017 Timetable is now available on the Timetable page.
2016/2017 Academic year Lectures commence on the 3rd of October 2016