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Student & Graduate Info

Fees - how much does our programmes cost

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OT Students' Website

Click on the following link which will bring you to our students' website which will give you (the student) useful information about working as an OT, writing up assignments, OT legislation, going on placement etc - and all advice given by OT students!


UCC Open Days



What our Past Students have said about our programme

Undergraduate Student

Postgraduate International Student

Postgraduate International Student


Information for Graduates

"I have just graduated - what happens now?" is a common question we get asked.  To work as an OT in Ireland you need to get registered with CORU (who regulate health & social care professionals) so visit  If you want to work in the UK as an OT you need to register with HCPC (health & care professions council) so visit  If you want to work as an OT in the USA visit 


Annual End of Year Celebrations

Each year we host an End of Year Celebration at which we recognise & congratulate our Yr 4 students on completing the four years of our programme.  We award students with:

  • The Best Research Project Award
  • The Best Research Poster Award
  • The Mary Coveney Award (the student which received the highest mark in Practice Education/Placement)
  • The Susan Ryan Award (the student who demonstrated professionalism, creativity & entrepreneurial abilities)


The 2023 Winners

  • The Best Research Project Award: 1st Prize - Orla Hannon & Gabrielle O'Donovan for their project "I feel like I could live in it, it's that good: Exploring childrens experience of accessing, using, & participating in play on a universally designed playground in Ireland" AND 2nd Prize - Eimear Costello & Niamh Moloney for their project "Exploring the experience of lesbian adults engaging in team sports in Irealnd".
  • The Best Research Poster Awards: 1st Prize - Aleisha McDonald & Katie O'Mahony 1st Prize Poster Winner 2023 AND Joint 2nd Prize - Caoimhe Lynch & Olivia Middleton Joint 2nd Prize 2023 and Sinead Clancy & Ailis O'Mahony Joint 2nd Prize 2023 b 
  • The Mary Coveney Award: Gabrielle O'Donovan
  • The Susan Ryan Award: Diana Junio


Previous Research Poster Presentation Winners


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