There are no tuition fees for EU nationals. Non-EU nationals should contact the college for details of entry requirements and fees. 

Students are requested to pay a Non-Refundable Deposit to secure their place on a course.  

In addition, a Registration Fee is payable to cover the cost of exam material, photocopying, student cards, student journals and equipment costs.  

Students are also liable for examination and certification fees.  

2022-2023 Fees (as of March 2022) *  

 The Fees are as follows for the above year:  

  • Non-refundable Deposit €40 
  • Registration Fee €140 
  • QQI Exam Fee €50 

 Additional Charges may apply for specific course specific materials and requirements.   

Full details of any additional charges relating to each course are available from the College. 

* Fees are subject to change. Check with the College for the latest details on fees. 

Government Levy:

There is no government levy for 2022-2023 Academic Year. 

Funding Schemes  

There are several funding schemes available for eligible students, including:- 

VTOS (Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme) 

Certain applicants may be eligible to avail of the VTOS scheme. VTOS students have no fees to pay and obtain books and stationery free of charge. A weekly food and travel allowance is payable to VTOS students.  

 To qualify for VTOS, applicants must be  

  1. over 21 years of age 
  2. in receipt of a qualifying payment from Intreo for at least six months (156 days) before the course start date.  

Further details about VTOS and the qualifying conditions are available here

VTOS application forms can be obtained by contacting the College at

BTEI (Back to Education Initiative) 

The Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) provides part-time education programmes for young people and adults. It aims to give participants an opportunity to combine a return to learning with family, work, and other responsibilities. These courses are Government-funded and free of charge.   

For more information on BTEI click here  or contact the college at 

This programme is co-funded by the Irish Government and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014-2020.  

SUSI Grant 

SUSI (Student Universal Support Ireland) is Ireland’s single national awarding authority for all higher and further education grants. SUSI offers funding to eligible students for level 5 and level 6 courses in Greenhills Community College – Further Education. For more information visit

For more information on our fees or eligible funding schemes, please contact the College at