With Christmas fast approaching it’s important to take a moment and remember it’s a time for giving so we are delighted to share this inspirational and selfless story. It’s great to end the year on an inspirational note with College director Denise Flood and members of our academic...

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        Ian spent a number of years working in retail, across a variety of departments from sales assistant right up to management level before deciding to commit to study a specialised course. Ian always knew that he wanted to stay in the fashion retail industry but had a desire to move...

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        Invest in just 4 weeks of your life and qualify as a gym instructor and personal trainer with Portobello Institute’s intensive combo course, taught by industry experts. Students study both gym instructor and personal trainer components for a fully rounded qualification. Gym...

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        The qualification landscape has shifted significantly over the last number of years where academic routes taken by young people progressing to third level education are becoming more diverse. The key message for all students is that there are numerous routes into education for...

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        Study requires a real passion for and a keen desire to learn a particular subject matter, together with a strong sense of self-discipline.  College is an experience like no other and every student is different. There are 3 main elements to a student’s life - study, work and personal....

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      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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        At Portobello Institute,we appreciate all of the hard work put in by each and every student to get this far and hope you had a very enjoyable and memorable graduation day. We want to take this opportunity to congratulate all of our 2017 graduates and to say thank you to our...

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        Do you aspire to become an expert on Dublin history, art and architecture? If so a career as a tour guide could be perfect for you.  Tour guides work in the travel industry, providing guided tours to groups of visitors. As a tour guide you are an expert on local history with the...

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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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Susan Giblin, sports programme manager at Portobello Institute gives an expert insight into what studying sport at Portobello means and the multiple career opportunities within the sports industry in Ireland and abroad. What is Sports Science? Sports science is the study and use of scientific...

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        Life got in the way and 2017 went too quickly but don’t panic, why not start the New Year by commencing your dream course at Portobello Institute. Beat the January Blues!! We can offer the perfect chance to get motivated to start a new course before the year gathers pace. Have you...

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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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