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I have no formal qualifications
If you believe that you have been performing duties in the Irish State commensurate with those of an Architect for ten years prior to 1 May 2008, you may consider applying to the Technical Assessment Board for assessment of eligibility for registration. This is known as Technical Assessment under Route E.
Route E assessments are run on a cyclical basis. The cycles for 2020/2021 are set out below but may be subject to change:
|Spring 2020||Autumn 2020||Spring 2021||Autumn 2021|
|Submission Deadline (12 noon)||24 February 2020||21 September 2020||22 February 2021||20 September 2021|
|Processing of Application||March||October||March||October|
|Assessment of Application and Portfolios by Assessors||April||November||April||November|
|Interview by Assessors||May||December/January||May||December/January|
|Assessment by Technical Assessment Board||June/July||February/March||June/July||February/March|
If you have successfully completed the Architects Register Admission Examination and are at least thirty-five years of age, you may apply for admission through Route F.