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23rd-25th October

Online: 23rd October   5pm-6pm

On Campus: 24th October  6pm-7.30pm

On Campus: 25th October   6pm-7.30pm

Portfolio Workshop

If you are applying to a Studio Course in NCAD then this workshop is a must! 

A chance to meet with First Year Staff from NCAD who will take you through the steps of how to put a portfolio together, as well as an opportunity for Q&A

Tickets available on Eventbrite 27th of September from midday

1st of November


Product Design and Interaction Design Portfolio Workshop

We recommend this workshop for everyone applying to Interaction Design or Product Design in 2024.

Whether you are looking for guidance on how to start your portfolio or need advice on an existing portfolio, this workshop will be helpful.

Booking is essential. Book now to reserve your place on the NCAD Product Design and Interaction Design Portfolio Workshop.

21st November 


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. 

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

We are open.