Professional Master of Education (Primary Teaching)

Application Procedure for September 2020
The closing date for receipt of applications for September 2020 has passed.  The application process for the Professional Masters in Education (Primary) is being administered through the Marino Institute of Education for the Froebel Department therefore if you have applied on or before the closing date on 30th March 2020, taken part in an interview or have been offered a place on the course will need to contact the Admissions Office ( at the Marino Institute of Education directly for further information.   

 ** Important Notice **  Application Procedure for September 2021

This is a full-time postgraduate teacher education programme for primary teaching (2021–2023) for persons who possess an honours Bachelor Degree at Level 8 or those who expect to have successfully completed final year examinations before Tuesday, 6 July 2021.  It is likely that the call for applications will be in early 2021.  

Prior to applying, please visit the following link to the  Professional Masters in Education (Primary)  to obtain further details.   Applicants are required to register with the Teastas Eorpach na Gaeilge (TEG) Meánleibhéal 1 (B1) Irish examination.  TEG is a prerequisite for application to the PMEd (Primary) at Maynooth University.  Obtaining 65% in the TEG exam is a prerequisite to making an application.  If you have questions relating to the Teastas Eorpach na Gaeilge (TEG), visit the website:  or contact TEG directly at the email addres: and telephone 01 708 3737.  

Persons who successfully complete this programme are eligible to be registered by the Teaching Council under Route 1: Primary and will thereby be eligible for appointment in primary schools.