IRELAND

 

 

Facts about Ireland :-

• Ireland is located in the north‐west of Europe.

• Politically, Ireland is divided between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, a part of the United Kingdom.

• Capital of Ireland is Dublin. Cork, Galway, Maynooth & Limerick are some of the popular cities of Ireland.

• Official language of Ireland is Irish and English.

• Population of Ireland is approximately 48 Lakhs and the urban population of Dublin is approximately 13 Lakhs.

• Currency of Ireland is Euro €.

• Flight duration from Mumbai/Delhi to Dublin: 12 hrs. 30 mins.

 

Why study in Ireland :-

• A friendly, safe country.

• English speaking country.

• World class Universities.

• Low cost of tuition fees & accommodation.

• Internationally recognized qualifications & extensive choice of courses.

• European Headquarters of many IT & Pharmaceutical companies.

• Masters degree of 1 year.

• Post study work visa of 2 years for Masters.

• Post study work visa of 1 year for Bachelors (Hons).

• Chance to get indefinite right to stay (similar to Permanent Residency).

 

Education system in Ireland :-

* Institute of Technologies
* Colleges
* Universities

• There are total 9 Universities out of which 8 Government‐funded universities and 1 private German University providing undergraduate, postgraduate & research degree programmers.

• There are 11government‐funded institutes of technology. They offer a wide variety of programmers which can be both academically and vocationally focused.

• Mostly private, they offer a range of programmers including professional certificates, diplomas, undergraduate & postgraduate degrees in a diverse range of subjects.

 

List of documents required :-

* Academic documents ( from 10th to latest)
* Passport
* SOP
* 2 LOR’S
* Resume
* Work Experience
* IELTS/TOEFL/PTE (Any one)
Application form

 

Entry criteria :-

Bachelors: Minimum 70%‐90% in class 12th for Universities 70% in class 12th for Institute of Technology’s 55%‐60% in class 12th for Colleges

Masters: Minimum 55%‐75% in Graduation with IELTS 6.5* with no band less than 6.0. IELTS 6 with no band less than 5.5 is also acceptable in some Universities, Institute of Technologies and Colleges.