Refund Policy & Form
Fees Refund Request Form
NOTE: If you are requesting a fees refund please download and complete this PDF form. (Click on the link to download the file).
*All requests for refunds must be made in writing and addressed to the Admissions Officer, Cork College of FET, Tramore Road Campus, Tramore Road, Cork.
*Please be aware that refunds can take up to 3 weeks to receive as they are processed through our Head Office in the City of Cork Education and Training Board.
Please be aware students are only entitled to a refund of the QQI and PLC fee if they hold a full medical card in their own name. The cut off point for the medical card refund is the last TEACHING DAY OF SEPTEMBER.
Student accepts an offer of a place and pays fees and then informs the College before the commencement of classes that s/he is not going to take up their place.
Refund: Full amount of fees paid
Student accepts an offer of a place and pays fees and having commenced the course, informs the College before 30th September that s/he is not proceeding with their participation.
Refund: Fees paid less €50 from Student Services payment.
- Less cost of any uniforms, kits, courses etc that have been ordered/given to the student as a requirement for the course.
- Less any examination fees that have been paid by the student for external examination bodies, if those fees have been remitted to that body.
Student, having accepted a place and commenced on course, decides to leave after 30th September.
No Refund: except for any external examination fees that have not already been paid to any external examining body.
Student, having secured a place on a self-financing course then withdraws from course after course commencement.
No refund can be given as self-financing course can only run under specified student number. If a self-financing course has commenced the student is not entitled to a refund as their place would have determined course commencement. These fees have been paid to finance this course directly.