QQI/FET Support

What Is QQI/FET?

The Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) Further Education and Training (FET) entry routes are designed for students coming through level 5 or level 6 courses from Colleges of Further Education and are seeking a level 8 course in University College Cork. UCC offers specific first-year undergraduate degree programmes for students who have achieved the relevant awards. Most of our undergraduate courses are linked to QQI level 5 & 6 courses in Colleges of Further Education. 

What Support Can Expect as a QQI/FET Student?

  • Guidance on reaching out to your department,  
  • Advocacy on your behalf,  
  • 1:1 Tutorial support (we have most UCC modules covered),  
  • Group tutorial support, 
  • Help with study and exam techniques,  
  • Help and guidance with time management skills, 
  • The loan of a Laptop or Chromebook if you need it; our Laptops and Chromebooks are given out on a first-come, first-served basis,
  • A listening ear if you would like to chat with someone about how your UCC journey is going.

How Can I Contact You?

We are located in the Access Department on the 1st floor, The Hub Building, UCC Main Campus, College Road, Cork, UCC.

Please contact qqisupport@ucc.ie with your full name, surname and CAO number if you have any queries and we will get back to you within 1-2 working days during regular daytime office hours.


How Do I Book an Appointment With the Support Team?

If you are a student of the Colleges of Business and Law. Science, Engineering and Food Science, Medicine and Health. Please follow the link below to book an appointment with us.


If you are a student of the College of Arts, please follow the link below to book an appointment with us.

Access UCC

First Floor, The Hub, Main Campus, UCC, T12 YF78,