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Explore the Ireland Admission Days

October 2023

Hello everyone! Edwise International, India's leading overseas education consultancy with 32 years’ experience has organised the Ireland In-house admission day. It is all set to commence on Friday, 29th September, 2023 and conclude on Monday, 9th October, 2023. Do not miss the opportunity to meet renowned universities from Ireland. The fair would be taking place in offline as well as online mode for each one's convenience. The fair is set to take place in offline mode in 5 cities along with 9 other cities supporting virtually. Read further to know more about the various aspects of the fair.

Ireland Admission Day

Participating Irish universities at the in-house admission day

At the in-house admission day, 2023, the following renowned universities from Ireland will be present: Dublin City University, Dundalk Institute of Technology (DKIT), Maynooth University, National College of Ireland, University College Dublin, South East Technological University and University of Galway.

Why attend the Ireland fair?

  • You will get a chance to meet the universities personally
  • Get to know about the various scholarships that are available
  • Queries related to admission, programme, university, scholarships, availability of a specific course will be solved right here
  • 2 year stay back option available
  • No prior experience required for a MBA degree
  • You can complete you master’s degree in 1 year


 Date  Day  Time  Cities  Venue
 3rd October  Tuesday  11am-2pm  Pune  FC Road Office
 5th October  Thursday  11am-2pm  Mumbai  Santacruz Branch Office
 6th  October  Friday  11am-2pm  Chennai  Chennai Office
 9th  October  Monday  11am-2pm  Bangalore  Bangalore Office

Our virtual schedule:

 Date  Day  Time  Cities  Venue
 3rd October  Tuesday  11am-2pm  Indore  Virtual
 5th October  Thursday  11am-2pm




 6th  October  Friday  11am-2pm




 9th  October  Monday  11am-2pm  Coimbatore  Virtual

Why consider studying in Ireland?

  • Ireland is known for its excellent education system
  • The Irish education system focuses on research and innovation in a diverse range of fields.
  • Ireland has a third level graduate scheme that allows the student to have a study and work option
  • The tuition fees in Ireland is more affordable. There are various scholarships, grants and financial aid options that are available for its international students
  • Students can get opportunities in internships, research collaborations and future employment in their desired sectors
  • Being a hub for technology, this country attracts students in this particular field.
  • There are a wide range of academic programmes that are available across disciplines such as arts, humanities, sciences, engineering, business, technology and a lot more. In addition, there are many degree options such as under-graduate, graduate/master’s, doctorate/Ph.D. programmes for all types of students.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What are the admission requirements for international students in Ireland?

Ireland admission requirements for international students are as follows:

  • Medical insurance
  • Passport size phographs
  • Valid passport
  • Finances
  • Recommendation letters
  • Application forms
  • Academic transcripts
  • English language proficiency proof
  • Statement of Purpose for Irish universities

Are there specific entrance exams needed for admission to Irish universities?

Ireland university requirements for international students requires the desired students to appear for specific entrance exams such as:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • Health Professional Admission Test (HPAT)
  • Law School Admission Test (LSAT)

However, it is not mandatory to appear for the exams as the Irish universities grant admission to students even though they have not appeared for an entrance test. It is advised to appear for the exams at the time to Ireland visa application process because the visa officers might expect the candidate to score really well. 

What is the process for applying for undergraduate admission in Ireland?

Ireland admission process for undergraduate students are as follows:

  • Research about the programs available in the desired universities
  • Make sure the eligibility criteria matches your requirements
  • Appear for the accepted entrance exam (IELTS or TOEFL)
  • Apply through the Central Applications Officers (CAO)
  • Provide the necessary academic documents such as transcripts, statement of purpose and letters of recommendations.
  • Attach your portfolio if applicable to the course of study.
  • Pay the fees of the course
  • Receive the offer letter of the course
  • Apply for the student visa

Also, one should not forget to stay updated with the deadlines for Irish universities so as to avoid delay in the admission process.

Can I work part-time while studying after gaining admission to an Irish university?

A student studying in a Irish university is permitted to work as a part-timer. Ireland hs a lot of part-time job opportunities available that one can take advantage of whille pursuing their respective degrees. It also offers a lot of scope and opportunities for gaining higher professional experience and better global exposure. Majorly, there are types of part-time jobs in Ireland:

  • Off-campus
  • On-campus

Are there scholarships available for international students seeking admission in Ireland?

There are a number of scholarships for international students who wish to seek admission in Ireland.

  • National overseas scholarships
  • Irish research council scholarship
  • Commonwealth scholarship
  • Sports and Arts scholarship
  • Corporate program and private scholarship
  • Government specific scholarship

How does the admission process for postgraduate programs differ in Ireland?

Admission in Ireland for a postgraduate program requires the students’ to meet certain criteria set by the universities. Read further to know about the admission process of postgraduate programs:

  • The student should have completed a bachelor’s degree from a recognised university.
  • A minimum score should be obtained in the accepted English language proficiency test (IELTS or TOEFL)
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Proof of finance to cover the education expenses
  • Health insurance
  • Updated resume
  • Appearing for interviews (if applicable to the course of study)

The only difference for postgraduate admission can be seen below:

  • Emphasis on research. This requires a detailed research proposal.
  • Specialised requirements such as portfolios, creative courses, professional experience for  management programs

What are the top universities in Ireland, and how does their admission process vary?

The top universities in Ireland include Trinity College, National college of Ireland, Griffith College, University college of Dublin, National university of Ireland Gateway, Waterford institute of technology, IBAT college Dublin, Maynooth university, Dublin city university, Cork institute of Technology. The Ireland university admission for international students remains quite similar for its students; here is the admission process of the universities:

  • Apply for the universities online through Central Application Offices (CAO)
  • The candiate can apply for the desired programme directly through the university website
  • Post the application, the students are required to submit certain documents like Statement of Purpose, Letters of recommendations, academic transcripts, portfolio (if applicable), research proposal (if applicable) and specific courses requires the student to appear for interviews if applicable to the course of study.

Are there language proficiency requirements for admission to Irish universities?

Though the proficiency is not mandatory for Irish universities, appearing for any one of the accepted proficiency tests for gaining admission in Ireland universities. The proficiency tests are as follows:

How does the admission process for vocational or technical courses differ in Ireland?

Ireland admission for vocational or technical courses is similar to the admission process of a full-time course. The admission process involves:

  • Language proficiency such as IELTS, TOEFL or a course specific entrance test
  • Submission of the application form
  • Submission of relevant documents
  • Application of visa
  • Orientation and integration before the commencement of the program

Can I apply for admission to multiple universities in Ireland simultaneously?

Yes, it is allowed to apply in multiple universities of Ireland. Simultaneous enrolment for maximum two programs at the same time is allowed. This can involve applying for two degree programs and 10 different courses at the same time. However, the application of the courses should happen through the Central Applications Office (CAO) official website.

What are the specific admission days or timelines for international students applying to universities in Ireland?

Ireland admission intake days or timelines may vary as per the level of study. Ireland. There are two intakes in Ireland:

Spring intake: Only specific courses of Ireland accept the spring intake. The intake is not applicable to all universities of Ireland. The admission timeline of this spring intake is in the month of February.

Fall or Autumn intake: This is the core intake of Irish universities. Most of the universities and institutions are available for admission at this time of the year. The timeline for admission begins at September-October

For further assistance or queries students can contact us, Edwise International, and avail of our wide range of services for students on destinations like Universities in Canada, study in UK, study in USA, study in Canada, study in Australia, study in New-Zealand, study in Singapore, study in Irelandstudy in France and many other countries.

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Also read: Post-graduation Courses in USA for International Students

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