Portfolio Workshop

Welcome to the NCAD Portfolio Workshop. This resource is for all applicants preparing a portfolio for an undergraduate application in 2021.


With the deadline for portfolio submission on the horizon, on Friday 5th February, we are delighted to welcome you to the NCAD Portfolio Workshop, where you can find out all you need to know about preparing, editing and digitally submitting your portfolio.

No matter what stage you're at in your preparation, we are here to give you all the information and assurance you need to get your portfolio submission-ready by the 5th of February.

- Watch presentations on: 
  First Year Studies at NCAD and
  Portfolio Preparation, Editing and Digital Submission.
- See student-led Portfolio Demonstrations.
- Browse the NCAD Prospectus.
- Download key information:
  Portfolio Guide,
  How to Submit Your Portfolio Digitally,
  Minimum Entry Requirements,
  Key Dates and Deadlines,
- Chat to First Year staff and students about your portfolio and studying at NCAD. 
- Chat to Admissions staff about submitting your portfolio and your application.
- Take a virtual tour of the NCAD campus.


Event: Presented by:
First Year Webinar with Live Chat Mary Avril Gillan, Head of First Year
Portfolio Presentation
Preparation, Editing and Digital Submission
with Live Chat
David Joyce, First Year Tutor
Student Portfolio Demo with Live Chat Carla Corneille, First Year Student
Student Portfolio Demo with Live Chat Nina Fitzgerald, First Year Student
Student Portfolio Demo with Live Chat Julia Filip, First Year Student
Student Portfolio Demo with Live Chat Ciara Maxwell, First Year Student
NCAD Admissions Live Chat NCAD Admissions Staff


Take a Virtual Tour of the NCAD Campus


Key Information

NCAD Prospectus

Portfolio Guide

For 2021 Portfolio submission to NCAD will be 100% digital. This means you will scan/photograph/film your work and upload it to NCAD via our website. 

The Portal will be open from mid-January right up until the closing date, allowing you to submit your work at your own pace. You can save your progress and return as many times as you like, up until the deadline of 5th February.

How to Submit Your Portfolio Digitally

Minimum Entry Requirements

Key Dates and Deadlines



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