Degrees and awards granted by Higher Education Institutions as listed below can be stamped/authenticated by the Department of Education and Skills. Awards made by private colleges cannot be stamped by the Department and should be referred to the relevant accrediting body, e.g. QQI.
List of relevant institutions
University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4
University College Cork, Cork
National University of Ireland, Galway
National University of Ireland, Maynooth
University of Limerick, Limerick
Trinity College Dublin
Dublin City University
Athlone Institute of Technology
Institute of Technology, Blanchardstown
Institute of Technology, Carlow
Cork Institute of Technology
Dublin Institute of Technology
Dundalk Institute of Technology
Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Dun Laoighaire
In order to comply with data protection legislation, this information can only be released by the university / institution at the request of the student.
When this information has been received, you should contact the Department by phone or e-mail to arrange a time to call to our office in Marlborough Street
to have the award stamped.
You should follow the same procedure if you need a letter (e.g. statement of results) to be stamped. A copy of the letter must be e-mailed to the Department from the institution before the original can be stamped.