Deferred Entry

Deferred Entry Application Form

Deferred Entry Application for UG CAO programmes

The Deferred Entry Application Form for Undergraduate Programmes is now open.


  • We recommend using Google Chrome as your browser when making an application. 
  • This is a Deferred Entry form only and not a Leave of Absence Form.
  • Ongoing students looking to take a year out (Leave of Absence) must contact their relevant College Office and SREO.

The following is a summary of the procedure to be followed when applying for a deferral:

  1. Do not accept the CAO offer.
  2. Complete and submit the form below immediately but no later than two days before the 'Reply Date' shown on the CAO Offer Notice
  3. A non-refundable administrative fee of €25 is required to process your deferral application. 
  4. The Admissions Office will communicate the decision to the applicant by email within one week of the application.

Admissions Office


1st floor, West Wing, Main Quadrangle, T12 K8AF