Create a long lasting memory this Christmas by buying a loved one a gift they can enjoy for years to come!  Beauty workshops at Portobello Institute are fast becoming the perfect Christmas gift choice for 2017. Whether you want a loved one to expand on their own skillset, allow them to...

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          Sinead Frew graduated from DIT in 2013 with a BSc in Retail and Services Management. Her long term focus was ultimately to get into fashion buying. Initially, this proved difficult for Sinead who found Ireland to have a small and very competitive workforce pool within the retail...

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          Irene R, 34, has a bachelor degree in Foreign Language Teaching for Primary and Preschool in 2011. She has over 10 years experience working in education across childminding, preschool, primary school and English teaching. With much exposure to education she realised that she...

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        Portobello Institute offers a 4 year BA (Hons) Degree programme in Early Childhood Studies through blended learning. Our BA blended study approach has been well thought-out, and is a flexible innovative approach to learning. Study with great flexibility with some fixed recommended...

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        Sport touches the lives of almost every person across Ireland with many playing sport, volunteering for sport, member of a sports club, or indeed attending sporting events. In Ireland, sport is a thriving sector supporting 40,000 jobs and as a nation we spend more than €2 billion on...

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          The makeup artistry industry is one that experiences constant growth, evolution and change and for many includes great benefits like travel, flexibility and glamour. Makeup artistry takes alot of hard work and dedication to perfect a person’s beauty. All takes time, commitment and...

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          Montessori allows us to experience a child’s uniqueness in their choices, actions and desires. It demonstrates their overall development in a carefully prepared and non traditional environment. The 5 key principles of the Montessori method are: Independence – Independence is the...

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            Elizabeth McGrattan is a qualified nurse and while on her maternity leave from work made a decision to do something beneficial and creative for herself, and enrolled in a number of one day beauty workshops with Portobello Institute. Elizabeth decided to undertake 3 workshops...

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        Business is an extremely diverse profession with countless opportunity. Business graduates are generally in high demand, have transferrable skills with diverse career opportunities to work in any industry.  Business courses are among the most popular areas of study at third level...

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Graduation is a big day for celebration.  This is the time for our students to shine in front of friends and family and be proud of their success.  You have put in all the hard work and they have been there throughout your journey, supporting you all the way.  Some students may be ready to enter...

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        Aoife Brennan completed her Health Service Skills with Speech and Language Therapy Assistant at Portobello Institute in 2013/14. For Aoife, speech and Language therapy had always been a career option she wished to pursue. “Unfortunately, I didn’t get the points at Leaving...

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        For many considering a course in legal studies it is entry into the world of law. Legal Studies is generally a one year programme which provides students with an excellent base in law and is designed for those wishing to obtain a foundation in the core principles of Irish Law....

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