About Trinity College Dublin
As Ireland’s leading university, Trinity College Dublin has been inspiring generations of global citizens and leaders for over 400 years.
Located in a beautiful campus in the heart of Dublin’s city centre, Trinity is Ireland’s highest ranked university and ranked 98th in the world. Trinity is home to over 20,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students across all the major disciplines in the arts and humanities, and in business, law, engineering, science, and health sciences.
Trinity’s tradition of independent intellectual inquiry has produced some of the world’s finest, most original minds including the writers Oscar Wilde and Samuel Beckett (Nobel laureate), the scientists William Rowan Hamilton and Ernest Walton (Nobel laureate), the political thinker Edmund Burke, and the former President of Ireland and UNHCR Mary Robinson.
Trinity is also ranked 1st in Europe for employer reputation and alumni outcomes and is Ireland’s most innovative university.
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About micro-credentials at Trinity College Dublin
There are four schools currently offering micro-credentials at Trinity:
- Trinity Business School
- School of Engineering
- School of Nursing and Midwifery
- School of Social Work and Social Policy
Delivered by leading experts in their fields, our Micro-credentials are informed by Trinity’s world-class, cutting-edge research.
Trinity micro-credentials explore evolving trends in each field, partner with enterprise to ensure responsive skills development and deliver learning outcomes with real-world relevance.
Trinity micro-credentials offer ECTS credit (the EU standard credit system) with a credit range from 5 - 10 ECTS.
Designed to offer flexibility through face-to-face, blended and online delivery, these 'bite-sized' learning experiences last between 5 and 12 weeks.
Micro-credential learners are an important part of our Trinity community. We have a range of services and resources available to you to ensure that you feel included and supported throughout your lifelong learning journey.
‘I enjoyed the peer networking, the knowledge of the lecturer, the latest industry thinking & the ideas that sparked’.