Special Study & Associated Leave

Special Study & Associated Leave


  1. The University, in exceptional circumstances may give leave of absence, where relevant, for a specified period for the purpose of delivering lectures or giving instruction or undertaking special study.


  1. Eligibility for Special Study and Associated leave is open to staff on permanent and temporary contracts.


  1. Application for Special Study and Associated Leave shall be made in writing to your Head of College who shall, on behalf of the University, consult with the relevant head & consider the request. 
  2. The outcome of the request will be notified to the applicant in writing.

CONTACT: Staff Wellbeing & Development, Dept. of Human Resources, ext. 3591 / traininganddevelopment@ucc.ie

Human Resources

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