For the past twenty six years Bray Institute of Further Education has been a centre of excellence in the field of Further Education. The Institute is a constituent Institute of the Kildare/Wicklow Education Training Board (KWETB). At present the Institute has over twelve hundred full-time learners studying at Degree, Diploma and Certificate level and three thousand learners on part-time courses.

The Institute has a national profile attracting learners from all over Ireland and abroad. It is located on Novara Avenue, on a six-acre site, only 150 metres from the town centre. The Institute is only a short journey from Dublin City Centre.

The campus serves all areas of the country, within walking distance from the Dart Station.

Institute Facilities include: 

  • Design Studios 
  • Art and Ceramic Studios 
  • Multimedia Studios 
  • TV and Video Studio 
  • Mac Digital Sound Studio 
  • DJ Studio 
  • Film Editing Studios 
  • Graphic Design Studio 
  • Library 
  • Internet access on all PCs 
  • Various Specialised Rooms 
  • Wireless availability throughout the campus
  • Playing Pitches and Sports Hall 
  • Canteen 
  • Therapy Rooms 
  • Nine computer labs

Consistently innovative and flexible in its approach, the Institute has maintained its leading role in Further Education. BIFE has established links with Third Level Colleges in Ireland and abroad enabling our graduates to progress to higher education.