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CIT Open Day

Dates for your Diary

 

  • 20th October 2016*
    National Maritime College of Ireland, Ringaskiddy, Co. Cork.
     
  • 18th November 2016 
    CIT Bishopstown Campus, Bishopstown, Cork
    CIT Crawford College of Art & Design, Sharman Crawford Street, Cork
     
  • 19th November 2016
    CIT Cork School of Music, Union Quay, Cork
    CIT Crawford College of Art & Design, Sharman Crawford Street, Cork

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*The annual Maritime Event and Open Day will take place at the National Maritime College of Ireland (NMCI) on Thursday, 20th October 2016from 10:00 to 15:00. Representatives from international shipping companies and maritime organisations will be available to provide information about careers in the maritime industry. These companies provide employment and sponsorship to students undertaking courses offered by the National Maritime College of Ireland.  
Throughout the day there will be:

  • Tours of the state of the art training facilities at the college including the multi-million euro ship simulators, sea survival centre, and engineering workshops.
  • Presentations by the maritime companies of their career opportunities.
  • An events hall to visit international maritime companies and organisations.
  • Presentation for schools and students on course opportunities at the NMCI.

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► Cork Institute of Technology Open Day will take place on Friday 18th November on its Bishopstown Campus (times to be confirmed).

► For students interested in attending CIT Crawford College of Art and Design (CCAD), the College will be open to visitors on Friday 18th November and Saturday 19th November (times to be confirmed).

► Our CIT Cork School of Music will be holding their Open Day on Saturday 19th November (times to be confirmed)..

► The National Maritime College of Ireland, based at Ringaskiddy, has its main open day on Thursday 20th October, and also will be represented in the Bishopstown campus on Friday 18th November.

 

This is the ideal time for prospective students, and their parents, to sample the wide range of courses and facilities on offer. CIT offers seventy nine CAO course options for entry 2016 and CIT is an exciting place to be for Third Level students.

Over the course of the day, we will be holding an extensive range of activities which will be particularly beneficial to students selecting higher education courses and planning their future careers. The main features of the Open Day will be a Careers Exhibition and a series of information sessions, workshops, demonstrations, exhibitions of student work and laboratory visits that will take place in the various departments across the three campuses. Students will have the opportunity of meeting with lecturers who will answer any queries and current students will also be on hand to recount their own personal experiences and offer advice. The visiting public will also have the opportunity of seeing the extensive facilities available in CIT including extra-curricular activities which include "the best on-campus sports facilities in the country" hosting Cork Senior Hurling & Football teams, Munster Rugby and Cork City Sports. Organised tours will also be available in order to allow students to get a feel for the CIT campuses.

Career Options Cork Hoodie Competition

Congratulations to the students below who are the winners of our Careers Options Cork hoodie competition.

  • Hannah Kearney - Coláiste Pobail Bantry
  • David Madden (6th year) - Gaelcholáiste Mhuire A.G 
  • Kieran Phelan (6th year) - St. Brogans College

 

 

Photos From Open Day 2014