I have Irish qualifications

If you have completed a prescribed qualification in architecture from an Irish university and have passed the Irish Professional Practice Exam you are eligible for registration through Route A1.

If you have completed a prescribed qualification in architecture from an Irish university and have acquired seven or more years’ post-graduate practical experience you may apply for an exemption from the Professional Practice Exam through Route C

The Route C application process runs on the following biannual cycle:

Stage Autumn Cycle 2019 Spring Cycle 2020 Autumn Cycle 2020 Spring Cycle 2021
Stage 1 07 October 2019 13 March 2020 05 October 2020 22 March 2021
Determination of eligibility for Stage 2 21 October 2019 02 April 2020 02 October 2020 01 April 2021
Stage 2 27 April 2020 05 October 2020 26 April 2021 04 October 2021
Submission processing May October May October
Assessment June November June November
Interview July December/January July December/January
Assessor Opinion Review September January/February September January/February