ICHAS Application Form – Courses


As part of the application process you may have to attach supporting material to your application form. The following checklist will help you to collect and prepare these materials in advance of starting the application process. Also, once started, your application form can be saved on-line for up to 14 days before you need to submit it.

  • Passport style Photo  ( All Level 7,8, and 9 Degree Programmes)
  • Supporting Personal Statement  ( All Level 7,8, and 9 Degree Programmes: entered directly into the form or attached to form)
  • Transcripts of Qualifications/Results ( All Level 8 and 9 Degree Programmes )
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Supporting documents ( where applicable )
  • Registration deposit of €100 payable on-line.

Application Form

PPS Number*
Date of Birth*
* Please note that a large proportion of correspondence from the ICHAS is through email. For this reason, an application form cannot be processed without a valid email address. By making an application to the College, you are indicating that you understand this and that you have access to an email address that will be checked regularly. Please contact us by telephone if you require any assistance in this regard.
Course or Programme you wish to apply for:*
Preferred Location*
Study Method*
Have you completed or are currently studying on another ICHAS Course
Previous ICHAS Course/Modules:

Photo ID

A passport style photo is required for your student record and to create your ICHAS Student ID Card.

Upload your Photo (5Mb Max)here:

Copy Passport

If you have not previously studied at ICHAS you are required to supply a copy of your Passport. A scanned copy can be uploaded below.

Upload a Passport copy:

Details of Educational Qualifications

(e.g. School, Post-Leaving Certificate, FAS, College or University)

Some programmes offered by ICHAS have particular entry requirements and applicants are advised to refer to the prospectus or website for any recommendations regarding prior learning or experience. The information in this section will allow us to determine if you may be entitled to any exemptions or credit allocation based on prior learning.
Second Level Education
Most Recent Second Level School/College Attended
Attended From - To (mm/yy)
Latest 2nd Level Exams Completed
Year Completed
Ordinary Subjects
Honours Subjects
Other Educational Qualifications
(University, College, Institute of Technology, Post Leaving Cert, C&G, FAS etc.)
Name of Institute/College
Name of Institute/College(2)
Name of Institute/College(3)
From - To (mm/yy)
From - To (mm/yy) (2)
From - To (mm/yy) (3)


Please upload copies of certified results for all Qualifications/Results mentioned above. Applicants for Level 8 & 9 programmes must upload transcripts.Results of relevant examinations to be taken/courses yet to be completed should also be uploaded (can be submitted at a later date).
Upload Results/Transcripts

Employment Record

Please provide details of employment, internship, or volunteer work that you feel might be relevant to your application
Employed From - To (mm/yy)
Employed From - To (mm/yy) (2)
Employed From - To (mm/yy) (3)

Supporting Statement

Please indicate the reasons why you wish to pursue a Degree with ICHAS. You should state all information that may be relevant to your application, e.g. previous experience, volunteer work, reasons for your interest in your chosen subject area etc.
You may also upload your Statement as a separate document:

Special Requirements

ICHAS makes every effort to accommodate learners with disabilities, whether physical, learning or otherwise. Such applicants are invited to contact the Administration Office in writing with details of the nature and extent of the disability. The application will be handled in line with ICHAS’ Equality Policy and any disclosure will not adversely affect the application. This will allow us to give you the best advice prior to application.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Please upload details separately of formal and informal learning experiences relevant to your application that you feel may support your application or entitle you to exemptions from course or programme modules.
These can be in-company training courses, external general interest courses you pursued of your own accord, or skills acquired from volunteer work. Please indicate what you learned from such experiences and how they contribute to your application. Examples of such personal learning outcomes may include professional skills, time management skills, study skills, organisational skills, assertiveness, empathy, confidence, numeracy, writing skills, knowledge of particular subject areas, team skills and so on.

Upload RPL files here:

Garda Vetting Process

It is a requirement that all students consent to current Garda vetting procedures.

Please tick the box to indicate your consent to this: *


Based upon the course or programme applied for, prospective students may be called for interview.

Please tick the box to indicate your consent to this:*

Blended Learning & IT Requirements

Elements of some modules may be delivered through our Blended Learning Environment incorporating online/web based interactive learning. This means students will engage with some learning through face to face sessions and additional learning will be delivered through a virtual learning environment supported by highly qualified lecturers. In order to use web based interactive learning resources, you will require access to a suitable desktop or laptop computer, and access to the Internet. Minimum specifications are listed here. Please see the online Blended Learning FAQ for further information. 

Please tick the box to confirm that you understand this requirement:*

Fees & Payment

I agree to pay my deposit of €100 now*
I agree to pay the balance of my fees by:*


I declare that I have read and agree to the Terms and Conditions and that the information given by me in this application is true and that if I am admitted as a student I will abide by the regulations of the Irish College of Humanities and Applied Sciences. ICHAS reserves the right not to consider applications and to cancel any offers of places where requested information has not been supplied or falsified; or misleading information has been supplied.

Tick this box to digitally sign this declaration:*
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