Useful DSS links

MTU Supports available


Academic Learning Centre  

Free drop-in classes in subjects, e.g. maths, business, science, engineering, computing and academic skills.


Counselling Service   (2nd floor, Student Centre)   

One to one counselling sessions available


Academic Success Coaching 

Supports students to reflect on what you want to achieve and to plan toward achieving it in a way that works for you. It can address any aspect of your life that influences your studies. 


MTU Cork Students Union (Student Centre)

Includes advice on education and welfare. Also has listing for private grinds.


Careers Service (Student Centre)   

Careers education and guidance for students and graduates    


Medical Centre (Mezzanine floor, Student Centre)                            

Access to doctors and nurses


Emergency Response Team (ERT) (Bishopstown campus)  Tel: 021 432 6112                      

if you are a student with a medical condition such as epilepsy where you MAY need immediate emergency care while on the Bishopstown campus, you should call the ERT if you feel unwell.



External organisations

  • AHEAD - Association for Higher Education Access and Disability
  • DARE - Disability Access Route to Education
  • AsIAm - autism charity
  • ADHD Ireland
  • CAO - Central Applications Office
  • DAI - Dyslexia Association of Ireland
  • DCD - Dyspraxia Association of Ireland
  • Epilepsy Ireland