News & Events

News & Events

25th Oct 23

Wellbeing Week in Full Swing

The Wellbeing Week has been a huge success with uplifting presentations from speakers Jack Kavanagh and Sharon Fennelly. The informative discussions conducted by the Marie Keating Foundation, St. James Guide Clinic, Active Consent, and Sarah Keogh from Eatwell have significantly broadened our knowledge. Additionally, the week has offered moments of relaxation through Mindfulness sessions and the engaging drum circle activities. Special thanks to teachers Eileen Connell and Liam Toner for organising this event.

18th Oct 23

DFEi Well Being Week 2023

Lots of fascinating talks, information sessions and workshop taking place all week from Monday October 23rd to Thursday 26th. Keep an eye on @dfei_ireland for daily schedules.

10th Oct 23

Music Industry Day 2023

Sound Production students got to hear first hand what opportunities are open to them in the Industry. Our guest speakers have made their names in the music world. Special thanks to Jen Payne - Radio & Club DK and music producer, George Brennan - Film composer and music producer, Laurence Kapinga - Musician and producer, Keith Killen - Tour Manager, sound engineer and baseline tech, Karima Dillon El-Toukhy - Film and TV composer, musican and lecturer.

22nd Sep 23
08th Sep 23

Graduation 2023

Congratulations to the Class of 2023. What a wonderful day in the Royal Marine hotel, Dun Laoghaire. Wishing you all the best in for the years ahead.

26th Aug 23

Tech Apprenticeships are becoming a more popular choice for DFEi graduates

Business and Marketing graduate, Aisling Sheridan is about to start a tech apprenticeship in cybersecurity. Aisling will study at 3rd level and also work 3 days a week in a tech apprentice partner company. For Aisling, it is a win-win. She is delighted to be getting paid and learning at the same time.

26th Jul 23

Apprenticeship options for graduates of Science, IT and Engineering

DFEi Science graduate Aaron Joyce Kavanagh has just been accepted onto Pfizer's apprenticeship programme. He will be two days on the job, and three days in Tallaght IT. The apprenticeship option is becoming increasingly popular for STEM students. A chance to gain industry experience, get paid and study for your degree at the same time. Search Generation Apprenticeship for more information.

21st Jun 23

DDLETB Response to Cost of Living Crisis

In response to the cost of living crisis, we are implementing a significant reduction in fees for all domestic students undertaking a Post Leaving Cert (PLC) course in the upcoming academic year 2023 - 2024.  

19th Jun 23

Furniture Design students showcase their restoration pieces.

Our furniture design students undertook a restoration project and they skillfully brought new life to their selected pieces. They sourced their pieces from charity shops and their grandparents. Hours of work were spent stripping back the wood, sanding and finishing surfaces, repairing any damages and reupholstering. Enjoy the "Before and After" photos.

13th Mar 23

DFEi students participate on the DLR “Trendhunters” programme.

Congratulations to DFEi students of Marketing, Science and Architectural Design and Technology. They completed a successful work placement in Dun Laoghaire County Council offices, participating in the Trendhunters programme. This programme taught the students how to identify current waves of change so we can build a smart, sustainable and future-proof Dún Laoghaire.

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