Transfer and Re-Admission Applicants

Am I a transfer or re-admission applicant?

Anyone who is or has attended third level is considred as a transfer or re-admission appllicant.

  • An External transfer applicant is one who is seeking to transfer from a level 8 courseoutside UCD to a similar course in UCD.
  • An Internal transfer applicant is a UCD student seeking to change to a different level 8 course in UCD.
  • A re-admission applicant is one who is seeking to re-enter the course previously started  in UCD.
  • A progression applicant is one seeking to progress from a award lower than level 8 to a level 8 course in UCD via one of the approved progression routes.

If you are currently or have previously attended a third-level institution, you are considered a transfer or re-admission applicant. If you are from the EU/EFTA please use the links below for criteria and application procedures. Non-EU students please visit UCD Global. If you are unsure of your status please check the Fees website.


What type of applicant are you?

Please click on the appropriate tab for more information.

What do you want to do?

Note: if you are returning from a Leave of Absence or wish to repeat the stage you are currently registered for, please contact your Programme Office. You do not need to make a transfer application.

What do you want to do?

Note: if you are returning from a Leave of Absence or wish to repeat the stage you are currently registered for, please contact your Programme Office. You do not need to make a transfer application.

 

If you are considering a transfer please check the fees implications at www.ucd.ie/fees.

Some programmes will not normally consider applicants who have been unsuccessful in a similar programme - full details are on the 
restrictions page.

The above is summary information only. Full regulations are included in the Transfer Policy

All offers of a place are subject to UCD's Terms and Conditions of Offer.
All students must comply with the general regulations of the university. An applicant who accepts a transfer place ceases to be a student of the previous programme (this includes acceptance via CAO).