Ireland

Study in Ireland

Ireland offers an enriching learning experience without parallels. Highly rated for its first rate education and rigorous evaluation process, Irish education lays stress on skill development and flexibility. Though a modernized country, Ireland retains its old charm, tradition and hospitality. As a student you are sure to be mesmerized by this land of ‘’saints and scholars’’.

Why study in Ireland?

  • A small, safe and friendly country
  • Education system is globally respected
  • Home to 1000 multinational companies
  • Ireland is recognised as the hub for quality scientific research
  • Ireland is one of the most exciting places in the world to be a student
  • Highly developed democracy with a modern economy
  • Forefront in innovation, creativity and collaboration
  • An English-speaking country with a unique cultural heritage
  • Eligible to apply for Green Card/Work Permit on getting job

Education system

Universities

  • Nine universities - Offering degrees at Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctorate level programmes

Institutes of Technology

  • 14 Institutes of Technology offering programs at degree, national diploma and national certificate levels in a wide variety of subjects.

Colleges of Education

  • Five Colleges of Education for primary school teachers. They offer three year full time courses leading to a B.Ed. degree which is the recognized qualification for primary school teaching.

Independent Third Level Colleges

  • Colleges offering programmes leading to certificates, diplomas and degrees, recognised by Irelands’ national certification authority or an accrediting university.

Cost of education

Undergraduate Course

  • Engineering €9,100 - €20,300
  • Science & Technology €9,100 - €16,500
  • Arts & Humanities €9,100 - €15,500
  • Business €9,000 - €15,500

Master’s Course

  • Engineering €9,150 - €18,000
  • Science & Technology €9,150 - €18,000
  • Arts & Humanities €8,900 - €20,000
  • Business €9,150 - €18,800

Cost of living

  • Around €10000 per annum.

Intake

  • August

Work rights and stay back

  • 20 Hours per week (40 Hours during vacation).
  • 2 Year stay back

Required tests

  • IELTS or TOEFL scores as a proof of English Proficiency.
  • Diploma programs: IELTS Overall band score of 5.5 & TOEFL: 75
  • Bachelor’s Degree: Overall band score of 6.0 & TOEFL: 80
  • Masters Programs: Overall band score of 6.0 & TOEFL: 80