The following is a brief synopsis of the course offerings available to Ireland and EU (European Economic Area) students. Please take a moment to review this basic but important information about available courses, as well as study schedules, cost, and general course structure, etc.

Diploma Courses

CNM Ireland offers three diploma courses, as shown below. A diploma course equips students with the confidence, and all the skills necessary to set up a highly successful practice after graduation.

CNM Post-graduate Courses

Post-graduate courses are also available.

Online Mini Courses

Online Short Courses

Admissions Contact

Tel: +353 (0)1 878 8060

CNM Ireland,
25 Wolfe Tone Street
North City
Dublin 1

Study Schedules


Full time, weekends and weekdays (Dublin only)
Part time, weekends (all colleges – Dublin, Cork and Galway)

Intake Dates

Typically, students enrol for the Autumn (Oct) and Spring (Feb) semesters. However, since our Biomedicine and Naturopathy courses are built around a modular system, new students can join a course throughout the year.


Depending on your study schedule, the diploma courses can be completed in 3 to 6 years.

Full time study

  • Year 1: Biomedicine, Naturopathy Study and Naturopathic Practical
  • Years 2 and 3: Specialist training (Acupuncture, Nutrition or Herbal Medicine )

Part time study

  • Year 1: Biomedicine
  • Year 2: Naturopathy Study
  • Year 3: Naturopathic Practical
  • Years 4 and 5: Specialist training (Acupuncture, Nutrition or Herbal Medicine)

Our course advisors are here to help you create a schedule that suits your needs – contact us for information.

Principal's Study Fund - Terms & Conditions

Offer valid from 9am Monday 11th December 2023 until 5pm Friday 22nd December 2023. Applicable to new students (who have not enrolled on a CNM BSc (Hons) or Diploma course in any capacity before), enrolling for a CNM BSc (Hons) in Nutritional Therapy or a CNM Diploma in Naturopathic Nutrition, Herbal Medicine, Acupuncture, Homeopathy, Natural Chef, Vegan Natural Chef or Health Coach. To qualify the enrolee must pay the enrolment fee within the offer period. €250 study grant will be provided in the form of a €250 discount on study fees in year 1 for eligible students (course fees – not pre-requisites, where applicable). This offer cannot be combined with any other promotion or discount including open day offers, student discount, ambassador or referral incentives etc. Discounts are non-transferrable, and no cash alternatives will be offered. CNM reserves the right to amend, terminate or withdraw from the offer at any time.