- All applicants will do an English test at entry
- Mature Applicants welcome
- Use of a computer / laptop and Wi-Fi is desirable
- English as a Second Language (ESOL)
- Business Administration
- Accounting Manual and Computerised
- Spreadsheet Methods
- Customer Service
- Word Processing
- Personal and Professional Development
- Maths (Optional)
- European Language (Optional)
Students who complete the one-year QQI Level 5 English (ESOL) and IT course can progress through the CAO system to Higher Education courses in Trinity College Dublin, UCD, DCU, Maynooth University, TU Dublin, National College of Ireland and IADT.
Another progression route is the Rathmines College QQI Level 6 one-year Advanced Certificate in Business and the QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Business – Legal. Students have the opportunity to access courses at Advanced Entry (2nd year) of popular degree courses in both TU Dublin and NCI. Students also progress to the Rathmines College Professional Accounting courses where they can choose from a range of ACCA and ATI courses.
What our Students Say
“…Rathmines was a life-changing experience for me. I was greeted with joy and made to feel at home, and in just a few months, my basic English was transformed into an incredible level. I enjoyed every day of classes and felt a sense of accomplishment with each new skill learned. Rathmines will always hold a special place in my heart as my second home. Thank you to everyone who made my experience unforgettable.”
Our English (ESOL) and IT graduates always find meaningful employment after they finish studying in Rathmines College. With the improved accuracy and confidence in their English, along with the practical skills they learn, make our graduates excellent candidates for employment.