Going to College 2020 Podcast: CAO Offers

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The Going to College 2020 Podcast Episode 2 of the four-part podcast series on Leaving Cert results, CAO offers, and college focuses on the CAO round of offers, the large increase in college points and the choices students have.

Sinead Ryan presents Going to College, a four-part podcast series that promises to help you prepare for some nerve-wracking – and exciting – weeks ahead.

The CAO offers are out and this episode looks at courses that have gone up, and those that have gone down, plus the overall effect that the calculated grades had on the points for this year’s college courses.

Joining Sinead Ryan are Guidance Counsellor, Aoife Walsh, the Irish Independent’s Education columnist, John Walshe, and QQI’s Awards and Certification Manager, Colette Harrison to discuss the overall trends and to explore your options

Listen now for some great advice:

Going to College is a four-part podcast series, presented by Sinead Ryan, that will help you prepare for some nerve-wracking – and exciting – weeks ahead.

From the Leaving Cert results to CAO offers and then going to college in a time of Covid, it’s stressful and life-changing, but this series will help with practical advice, tips and insights from experts in the area.

You can listen and subscribe to the entire series on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or

The Going to College series is in association with QQI. is a national database of universities, colleges, institutes and providers of third level, CAO and PLC courses in Ireland. We operate a national search database of courses and colleges.


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