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Hibernia College


Hibernia College, Ireland’s only accredited online college is a specialist in providing post-graduate programmes. The college is based in Ireland and the UK with offices in Westport, Dublin, and London. Students are located in over 75 countries. Among the college’s most popular programmes are their and post-graduate teaching master programmes.

Reasons to study with Hibernia College:

  • Internationally Recognised

The postgraduate programmes are internationally recognised, giving you an advantage in the employment market and progressing your career.

  • Reputation

Since its first intake of students in 2003, the Higher Diploma in Arts in Primary Education programme has grown to the point where it now provides more primary school teachers each year than any other course in the country. Its graduates now work as teachers and principals in schools nationwide and are highly regarded by the teaching community.

  • Flexibility

The online delivery ensures that you can continue to pursue your studies regardless of where your career or life circumstances take you.

  • Support

The support offered by Hibernia College ensures that you can remain in constant contact with your personal academic advisor who will guide you through the programme.

Postgraduate Courses:

  • Education/Teaching
  • PhD Programme


Hibernia College provides initial and continuing teacher education programmes in Ireland and the UK. Its Irish based programmes are accredited by HETAC and the Teaching Council while its UK based programmes are accredited by the UK government’s Teaching Agency.

Programmes on offer are:

Post Primary Education - Professional Master of Education

Master in Primary Education

PhD Programme

Hibernia College is committed to achieving national and international prominence for the quality and relevance of the research it conducts. It is dedicated to developing effective, responsive graduates, scholars and practitioners who use theory and effective research to enhance their work in a global, diverse and technological society.

Hibernia College focuses on three major research themes:

  • Online Learning Experience
  • Innovation in online Teaching and Learning, and Assessment
  • Teacher Education

After 10 years, Hibernia College can be proud of our outstanding faculty, with a dedicated team of more than 350 full-/part-time faculty. Outstanding in their fields and across industry, they include faculty from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Trinity College Dublin Drug Safety Research Unit, IE Business School, Madrid and other distinguished institutions.

To keep abreast of current trends and practices and provide ground-breaking content for our global student body, Hibernia College collaborates with Pfizer, Novartis, the Teaching Agency (UK), the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) and PharmaTrain (Pharmaceutical Medicines Training Programme).

Hibernia College has a proven track record in delivering a dynamic online study experience that offer learners maximum support.

Contact name: 
Enrollment Advisor
County Dublin
Organisation's locations: 
Nationally and Internationally
Number of employees: 
Number of graduate vacancies per year overall: 
Areas of specialisation: 
Online Education, Postgraduate, Undergraduate
Teaching and education
  • Hibernia graduates with qualification

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