About Ireland

Why study in Ireland
  • STUDY in one of the best education systems in the world for Higher Education Achievements
  • BENEFIT from Ireland’s investment in the education system
  • ACCESS world-class research opportunities in world-leading programmes
  • CONNECT with career opportunities with leading global companies located in Ireland
  • JOIN the 35,000 international students from 161 countries enjoying Ireland’s
Universities & College
  • Trinity College, Dublin
  • Dublin City University
  • Dublin Institute of Technology
  • NuI Galway
  • Institute of Technology, Sligo
  • Cork Institute of Technology
  • Waterford Institute of technology
  • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
  • Institute of Technology Tallaght
  • Athlone Institute of technology
  • Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology
Student Visa Requirements
  • Evidence (acceptance letter) that you are enrolled in an educational institution, in a course that involves at least 15 hours of daytime tuition.
  • Proof of money transfer from the applicant to the College, covering your tuition fees for the academic year. Bank statements should contain the full details of the sender and the beneficiary.
  • English language certificate, except for cases when the applicant is enrolling in an English language course. Accepted certificates include IELTS, TOEFL, Cambridge FCE.
  • Proof of sufficient fundsto support your stay in Ireland for a year. Immediate access to at least €7,000 in the applicant’s bank account is required.
  • Proof of sufficient funds for the whole course of your studies.This is the same amount for each subsequent year.
  • Medical insurance.
  • A valid passport for at least 6 months after completion of your course.

All documents listed below should be in English, or should be accompanied by a notarised translation. Visit the Eligibility tab to see what is accepted as evidence for the above requirements.