IRELAND

Ireland offers an enriching learning experience without parallels. Highly rated for its first rate education and rigorous evaluation process, Irish education lay 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’’.

QUICK FACTS

  • Language- English, Irish
  • Capital of Ireland: Dublin
  • Main cities- Dublin, Belfast, cork, Derry, Limerick, Galway, Craigavon
  • Ireland Currency Euro (€)
  • Climate: maritime influenced, mild and humid Climate

WHY STUDY IN IRELAND?

  • Education system is globally respected
  • Home to 1000 multinational companies
  • Ireland is recognized as the hub for quality scientific research
  • 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

  • range from  €9,100 - €20,300

*Fees information given are of informative nature may vary from university to university

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