IRELAND

Qualifications valued around the World

Affordable Education

Multicultural Society.

Overview

Study in Ireland is a very good option as Ireland is a beautiful green country located in northwest Europe.

It is an island that is separated from Great Britain by the Irish Sea. Northern Ireland is governed by the United Kingdom, while the rest of Ireland is an independent nation.

The island is considered the 20th largest island in the world, and encompasses 84,421 kilometres squared of land. Current population is 4,937,786. Capital city is Dublin. Famous cities in Ireland are Cork, Galway, Maynooth and Limerick. Its currency is the Euro.

The country’s official language is both English and Irish. Most people speak a dialect of English, however many families who have lived in Ireland for generations understand and speak Irish.

American hi-tech companies have been investing massively in Ireland and thus Study in Ireland could give you opportunity to work with these companies. 25% of Europe’s computers are now made in Ireland. Ireland is the world’s largest exporter of software. The European (or regional) headquarters and/or customer service operations of Google, Microsoft, Apple, IBM, Dell, Intel, Motorola, Oracle, Lotus, and Boeing Computer Services are all located in Ireland. And our Study abroad consultants can guide you on you journey of study in Ireland.

COUNTRY INFORMATION

Official Name

Ireland

Capital

Dublin

Currency

Euro

National Language

Irish

Population

49 lakhs (2019)

WHY STUDY IN IRELAND

  • When you Study in Ireland you come home to a friendly, safe environment and it is an English-speaking country.
  • Best part about Study in Ireland is the Affordable tuition fees and accommodation.
  • Study in Ireland is Internationally recognized for its impressive standards of higher education. Top ranking universities.
  • Innumerable scholarships and student grants are available for international students such as the Government of Ireland, the Irish Higher Education institutions and other organizations and thus Study in Ireland could be a very good choice.
  • Study in Ireland -Offers 1 year of Masters.
  • Study in Ireland ,Offers a variety of courses in higher education, ranging from Medical, Science, Technology, and Business to Arts, Humanities and Engineering. Cost of most of these courses range from €12900 to €14700 (INR 9,79,350 to INR 11,16,000) except medical courses which cost a lot more.
  • Study in Ireland  gives you opportunity and exposure to fortune 500 companies as Ireland is European Headquarters of many IT & Pharmaceutical companies.

WORK RIGHTS AND STAYBACK

  • Students are allowed to work part time 20 hours per week during their Study in Ireland and 40 hours during vacation. Approximate part time earning is 8 euros per hour.
  • Study in Ireland  gives you a Post study work visa of 2 years for Masters.
  • Post study work visa of 6 months for Study in Ireland -Bachelor’s degree (level 7)
  • Post study work visa of 1 year for Study in Ireland- Bachelors (Hons – Level 8).
  • Study in Ireland  gives you a chance to get indefinite right to stay (similar to Permanent Residency)

COST OF LIVING

€7,000 to €12,000

INTAKES

September and January

Cost of study

UG: 9,850 to 39,500 euros per year

MS/PG: 9,950 to 32000 euros per year

LIVING COST

The estimated cost of living in Ireland for a student for one academic year is €7,000 to €12,000 per year.

EDUCATION SYSYTEM

VET Education or Diploma Course (Year 1- leading to Degree – Bachelors direct into 2nd Year)

        ♦ Diploma

        ♦ Associate Degree

        ♦ Advanced Diploma

        ♦ Undergraduate

        ♦ Bachelor Degree

        ♦ Bachelor Degree (honors)

        ♦ Post-Graduate Courses

        ♦ Master’s Degree (extended)

        ♦ Master’s Degree (coursework)

        ♦ Master’s Degree (research)

        ♦ Doctorate

        ♦ Vocational and Technical Schools

 

Entry Requirement

Bachelors:

Minimum 70%-90% in class 12th for Universities

70% in class 12th for Institute of Technologies

55%-60% in class 12th for Colleges

IELTS: 6.0.IELTS 6 with no band less than 5.5 is also acceptable.

Masters:

Minimum 55%-75% in Graduation

IELTS: 6.5 with no band less than 6.0.

In few cases IELTS 6 with no band less than 5.5 is also acceptable in some Universities, Institute of Technologies and Colleges.

IRELAND for International Students

Ireland is making a headway as one of the most preferred study destinations for international students in Europe as it has one of the best education systems in the world. Majority of the international students are keen on getting admission in Ireland as it is an English-speaking country. Its higher education system ranks in the world’s top 20. Ranked to be the most peaceful place universally, named as the friendliest country, secured a place in the world’s top 10 for Better Life Index; all these factors and the sociability and warmth of Irish citizens make Ireland an easily adaptable nation for international students. 

Why to choose Ireland?

Ireland is the ideal study destination for those looking for IT, Pharma or Finance related courses due to the good job opportunities available here. The higher education institutions in Ireland offer 5000+ programs with universally acknowledged qualifications in varied fields leaving ample option for international students to study in Ireland. The tuition fees in Irish universities is reasonable as compared to other popular study destinations. Most of the master’s degrees in Ireland are for one-year duration. International students at postgraduate or Ph.D. level are eligible for 24 months stay back option.

Universities & Courses

High Ranked Universities

  1. Trinity College Dublin
  2. University College Dublin
  3. National University of Ireland, Galway
  4. University College Cork
  5. Dublin City University
  6. Technological University Dublin

Popular Courses

  1. Computer Science / Information Technology
  2. Data Analytics
  3. MBA/Management
  4. Biotechnology & Pharmacy related courses
  5. Accounting & Finance