Do you love keeping on top of the latest fashion and industry news? Does the idea of fashion and retail excite you, the thought of sourcing a selection of clothes, while being fully attentive to trends? With continued and exciting fashion buying and merchandising career...

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        Looking for an alternative long lasting gift this Christmas? Giving the gift of education lasts a lifetime.   Education is something that can never be lost, or taken away and provides nothing but opportunities so why not surprise someone special this Christmas!  Exclusive gift vouchers...

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        The qualification landscape has shifted significantly over the last number of years where academic routes taken by young people progressing to third level education are becoming more diverse. The key message for all students is that there are numerous routes into education for...

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          Kate Walsh recently celebrated her great achievements with her peers at the annual graduation at Croke Park.  Before commencing her studies at Portobello Institute Kate had been working in retail up to management level for 13 years. However, she realised that retail management was...

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        Sophie Briscoe-Kelly graduated from the full-time Makeup artistry course with alongside fellow classmates on Friday 25th November. Having an initial wish to teach children Sophie began her Montessori teaching course at Portobello Institute. Soon into the course Sophie felt was not the...

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        At Portobello Institute,we appreciate all of the hard work put in by each and every student to get this far and hope you had a very enjoyable and memorable graduation day. We want to take this opportunity to congratulate all of our 2017 graduates and to say thank you to our...

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        Nuala completed her Montessori level 6 studies through Prtobello Institute at one of our regional training centres in Letterkenny. Alongside her peers she recently celebrated her great achievements at our annual graduation in Croke Park. Before starting out on a new and exciting...

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        Antonia Marin Motos celebrated her achievements alongside her peers at Graduation day in Croke Park on 25th November. We are delighted see Antonia achieve her goals and also to be able to share this day with her.   Antonia is Spanish and arrived in Cork in 2014 with a specific goal...

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Susan Giblin, sports programme manager at Portobello Institute gives an expert insight into what studying sport at Portobello means and the multiple career opportunities within the sports industry in Ireland and abroad. What is Sports Science? Sports science is the study and use of scientific...

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        Claire Byrne recently celebrated her dedication to study at our recent Graduation in Croke Park.  Her love for being around children began when she was a teenager helping her mum who used to work in a crèche. “It really opened my eyes to working with children and also teaching them...

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        With Christmas fast approaching it’s important to take a moment and remember it’s a time for giving so we are delighted to share this inspirational and selfless story. It’s great to end the year on an inspirational note with College director Denise Flood and members of our academic...

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        Ian spent a number of years working in retail, across a variety of departments from sales assistant right up to management level before deciding to commit to study a specialised course. Ian always knew that he wanted to stay in the fashion retail industry but had a desire to move...

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