The National College of Art and Design occupies a unique position in art and design education in Ireland. It offers the largest range of art and design degrees in the State at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
What's on offer, how to apply and what to expect when you get here.
NCAD Portfolio Information Sessions 2017 for 1st Year Art , Design and Education. November 4 ,7, 8.
Meet staff and students, tour the campus, view 1st Years entrance portfolios and see students' work in progress throughout the College. Postgraduate and undergraduate sessions. All Welcome
The NCAD Conferring Ceremony will take place on Monday 20th November 2017 in O’Reilly Hall in UCD at 2.30pm.
Applications now open for VAP A/C and Non Credit part time courses in art and design and Portfolio Preparation.
The portfolio guidelines for 2018 entry are now available online.
View the NCAD graduate show catalogue - featuring the work of all exhibiting students, from Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Continuing Education.
The School of Fine Art is delighted to announce that artist Mark Clare has been awarded the Studio Residency 2017-18. Mark will be based at the Annex, NCAD's MFA Fine Art postgraduate studios.
Postgraduate programmes available in Fine Art, Design, Education and Visual Culture
The Professional Master in Education (Art or Design) and the MA in Socially Engaged Art & Further Education
Postgraduate scholarship opportunities in the School of Visual Culture
The School of Fine Art is delighted to announce that artist Níamh McCann has been awarded the inaugural NCAD Fine Art Studio Residency 2016/2017.
Thinking of studying art or design? NCAD is ranked among the world’s top 100 universities for Art & Design (QS University Rankings by Subject, 2016).
NCAD offers a wide range of evening courses in Design, Fine Art & Visual Culture throughout the year.
Are you interested in finding out what is happening now at NCAD?
The National Irish Visual Arts Library (NIVAL) is a public research resource dedicated to the documentation of 20th century and contemporary Irish visual art and design.
Welcome to the Alumni section of the website. Here you will find details of opportunities for graduates and how to keep in touch with NCAD.