Seamount College

Seamount College, Kinvara, Co Galway (All Girls School)

Career Paths of our graduates

Seamount College, catering for female students, has graduates studying in a wide variety of disciplines in many 3rd level colleges around Ireland. Some of our graduates are studying courses in U.K. colleges.

The most popular colleges for our graduates to attend each year are:

  • National University of Ireland, Galway
  • University of Limerick
  • Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology
  • University College Dublin
  • Trinity College Dublin
  • Dublin City University
  • University Cork
  • National University Ireland, Maynooth.

Many of our graduates each year take a CERT course and the Galway Technical Institute is the most popular Post Leaving Certificate College.

The graduates of 2002 are studying in the following colleges:

  • University of Limerick
    - Business Studies
  • National University of Ireland, Galway (N.U.I.G.)
    -Civil Law
    -Commerce and French
    -Corporate Law
  • Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (G.M.I.T)
    -Business Studies
    -Hotel and Catering Management
  • Limerick Institute of Technology (L.I.T)
    -Business Studies
  • Dublin City University (D.C.U.)

The rest of this class are studying nursing, hairdressing doing post Leaving Certificate courses or have decided to repeat the Leaving Certificate to reconsider their options or to obtain higher points in this years Leaving Certificate examination. Some students have deferred their course places and have opted to take the year out and save money for their college course.

The students in this school are high achievers and obtain good results each year.


Seamount has a deserved reputation for sporting achievement at the highest level. School teams enjoy regular success in camogie, Hockey, Cross-country, track and field and Basketball in the Western region, Connaught and All-Ireland Competitions.
Played in the right spirit, sport can be a major influence in character development and personal fulfilment.

The emphasis in every case is:-

  • To ensure the widest possible participation in team
  • To enable students to discover unknown talents.
  • To encourage involvement as a means of forging lasting friendships both in and out of school.
  • Track and Field easy but lasting friendships both in and out of school.


Principal.............................Eileen Mulkerrins

Phone.................................091 - 637362

Fax....................................091 - 637362