Further and Higher Education Opportunities
County Meath VEC are pleased to announce a new website has been launched for Evening Classes - All classes can be booked and paid for on-line.
Date Released: 07 August 2012
All classes can be booked and paid for on-line.
3rd Level Courses
Meath is fortunate in enjoying easy access to 6 of Ireland’s leading third level universities within 45 minutes (with more colleges and institutions accessible over 45 minutes).
These 6 are:
ITB Institute of Technology Blanchardstown
TCD Trinity College Dublin
DCU Dublin City University
DIT Dublin Institute of Technology
These institutions offer a wide range of courses covering both full time and part time studies.
Education & Training Courses in Meath
Meath Vocational Education Authority is a local statutory education and training authority. It provide a wide range of services in second-level schools, further education, adult education, second chance education, youth and sport and other activities. It provides training to people who want to improve their skills and qualifications.
The Irish National Training and Employment Authority offers a range of training courses suited to the needs of jobseekers looking for employment. It works to enhance the skills and competencies of individuals and enterprises in order for Ireland to further develop as a competitive, inclusive, knowledge-based economy. It strives to do this through the provision of tailored training and employment programmes that suit everyone's needs. FÁS offers a range of training courses suited to the needs of jobseekers looking for employment.
When it comes to graduate recruitment, Meath's proximity to eight of Ireland's leading third level universities and technical institutes offers endless choices. The Office for Further and Higher Education is working closely with many of these to increase the provision of third level courses in Meath, thereby enabling businesses to develop their management and technical skills and access the skills and qualifications they need.