MPT programmes

Our MPT programmes are now full. If you are intersted in our upcoming courses, please fill out the Expression of Interest Form.

Expression of Interest

Outreach Programmes

The School of Computer Science and Information Technology at University College Cork works very hard to provide outreach programmes to primary and secondary school pupils in Munster. Our programmes are designed to promote computer science education prior to entry into third level. We liase closely with students, teachers and parents so we can offer programmes that are relevant to the student needs. 

MPT updates

  • We are no longer accepting applications for MPT 2022-2023. 

All Ireland Programming Olympiad (AIPO)

AIPO Competition

The deadline for the selection round problems is Sunday the 19th of February 2023.

The All Ireland Programming Olympiad(AIPO) Competition is open to all second-level students in Ireland who are under 20 on the 1st of July.

AIPO aims to achieve the following:

  1. To promote contacts among programmers in Ireland.
  2. To encourage and reward young programmers, (male and female).
  3. To select a team for the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) and for the European Computer Science Olympiad for Girls.

It consists of two rounds: 

  1. The First Round can be done at home or at school and is used to determine the entry to the final round, which will be held in the School of Computer Science and Information Technology at UCC. 
  2. The AIPO Final Round will take in UCC (or online) on the 11th of March 2023.


To see futher details, please check the following AIPO website :  


Please click on the links below to download our PDF posters: 

All-Ireland Programming Olympiad Competition 2023

All-Ireland Programming Olympiad 2023 Poster (Girls/ Mixed Schools)




School of Computer Science and Information Technology

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School of Computer Science and Information Technology, Western Gateway Building, University College Cork, Western Road, Cork, Ireland