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18 IMRO wins for BCFE Radio Production & Podcasting Alumni at Industry Awards 

Ballyfermot College Radio Programming Production and Podcasting alumni students have won in 18 awards at the IMRO national radio awards.

Yet again the former students have won an exceptional number of awards.

As ever Many of them will be visiting Ballyfermot College to give a talk and recruitment of the Radio Programming and Podcasting Students with many work placements already secured.

See applications for the Radio Programming and Podcasting Course below and a view some of our Erasmus placements in Radio Stations in Malta, Spain and Finland which are fully funded.

 Winning Categories Included

  1. Best General Music Programme
  2. Breakfast Show
  3. Current Affair Programme
  4. Digital and Social Innovation
  5. Entertainment and Music Presenter of the Year
  6. Entertainment Inserts
  7. Magazine Show
  8. Music Arts Culture Documentary
  9. Radio Moment of the Year
  10. Sports Programme
  11. Sports Story

It’s an astounding result and congratulations to all!

Apply For this Radio Programming and Podcasting HND

2 Year Radio Media Podcast Content Higher National Diploma HND Pearson / BTEC  

Upon Completion, apply for the DCU Business Media Degree completed in BCFE

Students Receive their own

  1. Portable Recorder and Accessories Kit
  2. Podcasting Studio Home Kit
  3. Gold Full Membership to ACAST podcasting
  4. Individual mentoring form Former Radio student now in Charge at ACAST Podcasting.
  5. Adobe full suite package membership.
  6. Work placement in radio stations
  7. Erasmus placement in Radio stations in Finland, Malta and Spain which are fully funded.
  8. Ongoing job offers, guest lectures and workshops

Erasmus Videos

Search YouTube for BCFE Radio 

Entry Requirements

  1. No portfolio required.
  2. Leaving Certificate / LCVP minimum of two H5 / O1 and three O6 / H7 grades or equivalent.
  3. QQI Level 5 award with a merit profile or BTEC National Diploma with a merit profile.
  4. Academic entry requirements may be waived for mature applicants (21+).


Course Coordinator Bernard Evans


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