Welcome to Independent College

Established in 2007, we are a contemporary independent third-level college specialising in Business and Law. We are situated on the edge of Silicon Docks in the heart of historic Dublin’s financial, cultural, entertainment and shopping districts.

A college that inspires critical thinkers, change-leaders and lifelong learners

A college where programmes are immersive, challenging and high quality

A college at the heart of Dublin city and the edge of the financial district

A college for free-thinkers to fulfil their potential



We are a specialist contemporary Business and Law college centrally located at the edge of Dublin’s financial and technological districts. We believe education should be transformative and inclusive, fostering brilliant minds with open arms.


We are proud of our QQI accreditation for our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. It represents our commitment to quality and the high standards we employ for delivering a valued experience for our students, staff and lecturing team.


We balance academia with an entrepreneurial spirit. Our courses pre-empt trends, are economy-linked and focus on employability. Connected to the business community, our lecturers and programmes help inspire critical thinkers, change-leaders and lifelong learners.


Independent College is a member of Education in Ireland, an education marketing programme managed by Enterprise Ireland an agency of the Irish government. Education in Ireland is responsible for the promotion of Irish higher education institutions overseas.


To ensure all students get the most out of their time with us, we put student-focused experiences at the core of everything that we do.
We put our learners at the centre, not the periphery. Our focus is on the student experience. We value interaction, individuality, flexibility, growth and mutual respect. Our concept provides a better learning experience for all.
We promote a feeling of inclusion and integration while encouraging confidence and opinions. We build a wonderful community with personalised support, where students make friends for life.
We understand that we are in a fast-moving changing world. Innovation and progressive attention to the skills needed for a growing economy are reflected in the courses we offer, keeping focus on employability and internationalisation.
We are committed to an experience that provides real value for learners, staff and faculty. We support a connected community, including our people, our students, professional communities and local communities.
Our people and students roll up their sleeves. We support students to take responsibility for their own learning, and doing the right thing by each other and the college.