Progression to Higher Education

Plunket College of Further Education has a formal access course with Trinity College Dublin. Graduates also progress to DCU, UCD, TCD, NUI Maynooth, DIT (Technology University Dublin), Blanchardstown IT, Tallaght IT, NCAD and other universities and colleges in Ireland, UK and Europe.

Graduate Success

A survey of our most recent graduates shows progression as follows

Secured Direct Employment

Progression to Higher Education

Progression to Further Education and Training including Apprenticeships

Leaving Certificate Results

Adult Leaving Certificate

  • 80% of students were entered for 5 or more subjects. All students were successful.
  • 20% of students were entered for less than 5 subjects. All students were successful.
  • Highest points attained 520.
Under 18 – Leaving Certificate

  • 72% of students achieved a full leaving certificate.
  • Highest Points attained 462.
Repeat Leaving Certificate

  • 71% of students achieved an increase of points of between 50 and 199 from previous leaving certificate sitting.