How to Apply

How to Apply?

The steps to make an application to study as an international student at TU Dublin are listed below:

All international applicants can now apply online directly to TU Dublin via the respective course page.

  • STEP 1: Select you mode of study Undergraduate, Postgraduate
  • STEP 2: Select your desired programme of study.
  • STEP 3: Select "Non-EU" Button in How to Apply Section to begin the application.

Documents required to assess each application:

  • Passport
  • Grading Scale
  • School Transcripts / Date of Completion (Both Original Language & Translated)
  • Proof of English Proficiency / Date of Exam
  • Up to Date Resume
  • Passport
  • Grading Scale
  • Degree / Date of Completion (Both Original Language & Translated)
  • Transcripts for each year of study (Both Original Language & Translated)
  • Proof of English Proficiency / Date of Exam
  • Up to Date Resume
  • Statement of Purpose

*Individual programmes may require additional documentation.  Minimum entry requirements are listed *

  • Applications not fully completed will automatically be rejected
  • Conditional Offers will be issued by email ONLY
  • Applications will open on 23rd November 2020 and close on 30th June 2021
  • Outstanding documents must be submitted as soon as they are received
  • If you have applied using an Agent, please contact your Agent with any queries you may have regarding your application.
  • This office is closed at weekends as well as public and University holidays which may differ from your home country
  • A minimum payment of 50% of tuition fee is required to guarantee your place
  • Payment can take up to 5 working days for the money to reach our account
  • Applicants should be prepared be in Dublin early in September as classes will begin 21st September
  • It can take up to 12 weeks for your visa to be processed
  • Applicants must be 18 before end December of the year of entry.  If under 18 at the time of arrival, the student will need to stay in homestay accommodation until they are 18 years old and they will need to bring parental consent to give their fingerprints to INIS.
  • Due to the current pandemic, anyone arriving in Ireland must self isolate for 14 days.

If you think you may qualify as an EU applicant, please contact us at pginternational.city@tudublin.ie to be fee assessed before you make an application.  Application fees are non-refundable.

To qualify for the EU Rate of Fees, you must meet ONE of the following criteria:

  1. You are ordinarily resident in the EU and have received full-time post primary education in the EU for 3 of the 5 years immediately preceding admission OR
  2. You are ordinarily resident in the EU and have worked full-time in the EU for 3 of the 5 years immediately preceding admission OR
  3. You hold a passport from an EU state and have received full-time education in the EU for 3 of the 5 years immediately preceding admission.

Note: The period that Non-EU students are resident in Ireland on Study Visas does not contribute towards the residency requirement in relation to fee assessment at TU Dublin.

Agents now have access to a new "Agent Portal" which allows you to review all your current applications in TU Dublin. For details on how to create and operate your access to the portal please get in touch with the International Office team international.city@tudublin.ie