Entry Requirements


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General Requirements

(Certificate of General Secondary Education) شهادة الدراسة الثانوية العامة
+ 1 year of a Bachelors degree


UCD International Foundation Year Programme

Applicants who have successfully completed one or two years at a recognised university, with strong grades in relevant subjects, will be considered on a case by case basis.

Cambridge A Level or International Baccalaureate Diploma applicants should refer to the relevant linked webpages.

Contact mea@ucd.ie for further information

English Language Requirements

C at GCSE Level
IB 4 at Standard Level/3 at Higher Level or equivalent

Please refer to 
UCD Minimum English Language Requirements

This page provides information and guidance on entry requirements for international (non-EU/ non-EEA) students only.

Please be advised that your fee assessment status determines how you should apply.

In all cases, UCD applicants who are granted EU fee status will only be admitted through the Central Applications Office (CAO) system and in line with CAO policies and procedures and National University of Ireland (NUI) matriculation regulations.

If you are eligible for EU fees please contact UCD Registry-Admissions for further advice (www.ucd.ie/askus).


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