Why the Institute?A History of Excellence

Founded in 1969, the Institute of Education is Ireland’s leading private second level college, providing the learning atmosphere and teaching support which allows students to achieve their maximum potential.

Every facet of our school is geared to the success of our students, from the consistently high standard of our teachers to the excellent facilities on our Leeson Street campus, and from the quality of our study notes to the standard of our in-house career guidance services.


Quite simply, if you’ve got the focus and the commitment to succeed, we’re here to help you. You may be looking to achieve top marks in your Leaving Cert. for options such as veterinary or medicine, or may simply be looking to broaden your options when it comes to college. In either case, we’ll help you to realise every ounce of your potential.




Today, we are the biggest single provider of students to third level colleges around the country – proof positive of our ability to provide consistently high levels of tuition, and to provide an atmosphere of support and encouragement.

If you're serious about the next big step in your life, we’re serious about helping you take that step. Talk to us today. You’ve nothing to lose and everything to gain.


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