College Fees

Typical Course Fees

Full Fees (EU/EEA Citizens)€500€50 Deposit + €200 Government PLC Programme Participant Contribution + €50 QQI Exam Fees + €200 Registration per year.
Medical Card Holders€250€50 Deposit + €200 Registration per year.
Student Grant Recipients (SUSI)€300€50 Deposit + €50 Exam Fees + €200 Registration per year.
Additional means-tested student grants are available from SUSI.ie.
Back to Education Allowance (BTEA)€300€50 Deposit + €50 Exam Fees + €200 Registration per year.
Retain Social Welfare benefits.
Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme (VTOS)€0€50 Deposit (refundable).
Retain Social Welfare benefits. Additional weekly allowances for meals, travel and childcare are also available.

For illustration only. Full list of fees. Consult individual course information for specific fees and extras.

No Tuition Fees:

  • All courses at Mallow College of Further Education are funded through the National Development Plan (NDP) and there are no tuition fees for EU nationals (non-EU/EEA applicants should contact the College for details on eligibility and course fees).

Registration Fee & Deposit:

  • Students, except those in recipient of a VTOS allowance, are required to pay a student services fee of €250. A deposit of €50 is required to reserve a course place (refundable to VTOS students).

Government PLC Programme Participant Contribution:

  • Students, except those in recipient of a Medical Card, SUSI Student Grant, Back to Education Allowance (BTEA), or VTOS allowance, are required to pay the annual Government PLC Programme Participant Contribution of €200. Grant recipients will be refunded subject to proof.

Examination Fees:

  • Students, except those in recipient of a Medical Card or VTOS allowance, are required to pay state examination fees. QQI fees are generally €50 per year.
  • Other examination fees, such as ITEC and ATI, are payable by all students, except for those in recipient of a VTOS allowance. Consult individual course information for specific fees.

Other Costs:

  • Certain courses also carry additional course related costs. Consult individual course information for specific information.

Payment Plans:

  • Students experiencing financial difficulties are encouraged to talk to us about arranging a regular payment plan. We believe that getting on with Further Education and a new start in life should never be impossible.
  • Your local Credit Union is also on hand with low-cost student financing and advice.