Open Days and Events

Thinking of studying at NCAD? See our Open Events calendar and plan your visit. NCAD Open Events are for applicants, guidance counsellors, teachers, parents/guardians, friends, and everyone who is interested in finding out more about NCAD; one of Europe’s leading higher education institutions for visual disciplines.

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Events and Open Days

24 February 2024

CEAD Annual Open Day

Continuing Education in Art & Design, CEAD, at NCAD offers autumn evening part-time courses in art, design and photography for adults and school-leavers who want to explore their creativity. CEAD Open Day is an annual information event for students interested in our certificate and diploma level courses. Tutors will be available on the day to chat and answer your questions.

26-29 February 2024


Bookings open Feb 2024

Postgrad Futures Webinar Series

Interested in studying for a Masters at NCAD.  Join us each evening for webinars to discuss each course and have any questions answered.

14 June 2024

NCAD Works Guided Tour - for Applicants for the Academic Year 2024/25 ONLY

NCAD is providing a tour from 11am-12pm and again at 12.30pm-1.30pm for anyone who has applied to NCAD this year. Booking available here.

21-23 October 2024

Portfolio Information Sessions 

Portfolio Information Sessions for applicants, teachers and tutors. 

27 November 2024

NCAD Annual Open Day 

Come and visit our historic Campus in the heart of Dublin City. Make yourself at home!

Meet with students and staff and get a flavour of what life is like in Ireland's number 1 College for Art and Design. 

Attend talks, Q&A sessions and live demos. Calm Session from 2-3pm.

First year students will be on hand to show you their portfolios.

We are open.