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General Requirements

Award of Diploma of Academic Lyceum (Akademic Litsey Diploma) or DAL

If you're following international curriculum, please see the following links for entry requirements:

Cambridge A Level 
- International Baccalaureate Diploma

Entry via UCD's International Foundation Year is also available for many programmes. Click here for more details.

Please contact us for further information

English Language Requirements

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).

 

Specific subjects and grades required for programme are detailed below.
The equivalences are provided as guidance and are indicative only. In addition, please note that the equivalences shown are the minimum required to be eligible for consideration on a competitive basis.
The information provided below is subject to change and annual review.

 CodeDescription2022 Entry RequirementsMathsOther Language
Business   BSS1 Commerce Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3 Diploma Grade 5  
BSS2 Economics & Finance Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,5,5 70% in 1st Yr University  
BSW1 Commerce International Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3 Diploma Grade 5 Note: For French language combinations a minimum of 70% in 1st Yr University in French is required.
B722 BSc Business Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3 Diploma Grade 5  
 CodeDescription2022 Entry RequirementsMathsOther Language
Law BSJ4 Business & Law Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3 Diploma Grade 5  
LWS2 Law with French Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3   75% in 1st Yr University in French 
LWS6 Law Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3    
LWW1 Law with Philosophy Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3    
LWW2 Law with History Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3    
LWW3  Law with Politics  Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3    
LWW4 Law with Economics Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3 Diploma Grade 5  
 LWW9 Law with Social Justice  Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3    
LWWC  Law with Chinese  Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3   Note: No prior knowledge of Mandarin required. Those with prior knowledge of Mandarin are most welcome.
 CodeDescription2022 Entry RequirementsOther Language
Arts & Humanities BAU4 BA Modern Languages Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,3 or 4,4,4

Note: If you choose to study a language at advanced level during your first year, it is recommended that you have at least a grade of 70% in 1st Yr University in that language, or equivalent.

Advanced Level: French German Italian Spanish. 

Beginner Level: German Italian Spanish 

BAU5 BA Arts (2 subjects) Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3

Note: For French language combinations a minimum of 70% in 1st Yr University in French is required. 
For Mathematics & Statistics subject combinations, a minimum of 70% in 1st Yr University in Mathematics is required.  
German & Spanish: In First Year two streams are offered, one for absolute beginners and another for non-beginners. For the non-beginners level a minimum of 70% in 1st Yr University, or equivalent, is required.

AYS1 Languages, Linguistics and Cultures Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3  
CCS2 Creative &Cultural Industries  Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3  
CAS1 Classics, Art History and Archaeology Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3  
CAS2 Classics, English and History Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3  
ENS5 English Literature Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3  
ENS6 English with Creative Writing Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3  
ENS7 English, Drama and Film Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3  
HPS1 History And Politics Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3  
HSS3 History Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3  
HSS5 Global Studies Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3  
HSS6 European Studies Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3  
ISS1 Irish Studies Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3  
MCS4 Music, Film and Drama Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3  
 CodeDescription2022 Entry Requirements
Liberal Arts &
Sciences
LBS1 Liberal Arts and Sciences Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 3,3,3
 CodeDescription2022 Entry RequirementsMaths
Sustainability STS1 BSc Sustainability Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,3 or 4,4,4 Diploma Grade 3
 CodeDescription2022 Entry RequirementsMathsOther Language
Social
Sciences
COS1 Philosophy, Politics & Economics Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,3 or 4,4,4 Diploma Grade 3  
ECS4 BSc Economics Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,3 or 4,4,4 Diploma Grade 5  
EMS1 Economics, Mathematics & Statistics Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,3 or 4,4,4 Diploma Grade 3

Note: If you obtain less than 70% in 1st Yr University in Mathematics, you must pass a "Level 0" UCD mathematics module in semester 1
 
LSS2 Archaeology, Geography & History Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,3 or 4,4,4 Diploma Grade 3  
PCS2 BSc Psychology Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,5,5 Diploma Grade 3  
SBU2 BSocSc Social Policy & Sociology Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,3 or 4,4,4 Diploma Grade 3  
SBU3 BSc Social Science (2 Subjects) Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,3 or 4,4,4 In order to study Mathematics, 70% in 1st Yr University in Mathematics is required.

In order to study Economics, Diploma Grade 3 in Mathematics is required.
German: In First Year two streams are offered, one for absolute beginners and another for non-beginners. For the non-beginners level a minimum of 70% in 1st Yr University or equivalent is required.
 SCS1 Computational Social Science Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,3 or 4,4,4 Diploma Grade 3

Note: If you obtain less than 70% in 1st Yr University in Mathematics, you must pass a "Level 0" UCD mathematics module in semester 1.
 
 CodeDescription2022 Entry RequirementsMathsLab Science
Engineering NUS1 Engineering Omnibus Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3 70% in 1st Yr University Diploma Grade 5
 CodeDescription2022 Entry RequirementsMaths
Architecture   LDS2 Landscape Architecture Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 4,3,3 Diploma Grade 3
RCS1 City Planning &Environmental Policy Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 4,3,3 Diploma Grade 3
ATS4 Architecture Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3 Diploma Grade 3
 CodeDescription2022 Entry RequirementsMathsLab Science
Science   BSS3 Actuarial and Financial Studies Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,5,4 80% in 1st Yr University  
CSSA Computer Science Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,3 or 4,4,4 Diploma Grade 5  
SCU1 Science Omnibus Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,3 or 4,4,4 Diploma Grade 5 Diploma Grade 5
 CodeDescription2022 Entry RequirementsMathsLab Science
Agricultural
Science
ANS1 Animal Science Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,3,3 or 4,4,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
CPS1 Animal & Crop Production Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,3,3 or 4,4,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
CPS3 Crop Science Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,3,3 or 4,4,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
DBS1 Dairy Business Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,3,3 or 4,4,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
EQS1 Animal Science - Equine Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,3,3 or 4,4,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
ESS1 AgriEnvironmental Science Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,3,3 or 4,4,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
ETS2 Agricultural Systems & Technology Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,3,3 or 4,4,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
FAS1 Food and Agribusiness
Management
Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,3,3 or 4,4,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
FAW1 Food Business with Chinese
Studies
Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,3,3 or 4,4,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
FOS1 Forestry Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,3,3 or 4,4,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
FSS2 Food Science Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,3 or 4,4,4 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
HLS6 Horticulture Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,3,3 or 4,4,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
HMS1 Human Nutrition  Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,5,5 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
UAS1 Agricultural Science - Omnibus
(You can decide on your area of
study during first year).
Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,3,3 or 4,4,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
 CodeDescription2022 Entry RequirementsMathsLab Science
Health Science BHS1 Biomedical, Health & Life Sciences Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,5,5 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
MDS2 Medicine  Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,5,4
+ Interview
Successful applicants often present with a stronger academic background
Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
MDS4 Radiography Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,5,4 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
MDS5 Physiotherapy Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,5,5 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
MDSJ Diagnostic Radiography
(Graduate Entry)

The 2.5-year graduate entry programme is open to applicants who hold a 4-year Bachelor degree (NFQ Level 8) with a minimum of Second Class Honours and above, or equivalent. 

Diploma Grade 3
MDS9 Medicine (Graduate Entry)

The 4-year graduate entry programme is open to applicants who hold or are expected to hold a 4-year Bachelor degree(NFQ Level 8) in any discipline with a minimum overall Second Class Honours (Upper Division) and above, or equivalent.  Additionally, all applicants are required to submit a current GAMSAT* or MCAT* score (minimum 57 and 503 respectively). Although only graduates are eligible to apply for this programme, the graduate Medicine degree is equivalent in standard to the undergraduate Medicine degree.

*Currency of Results: GAMSAT must normally have been issued within two years prior to the start of programme. MCAT must normally have been issued within three years prior to the start of programme.

Students who have previously been unsuccessful in any Medicine programme (i.e. have not met academic or other requirements within the programme) or have any issues which would affect their registration with the Irish Medical council will only be considered for admission on a case-by-case basis in exceptional circumstances, to be considered by the Medicine programme board.

 CodeDescription2022 Entry RequirementsMathsLab Science
Sports &
Performance
MDS8 Health & Performance Science Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,5,4 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
SMS2 Sport & Exercise Management Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
 CodeDescription2022 Entry RequirementsMathsLab Science
Veterinary Medicine VTS1  Veterinary Medicine Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,5,5 Diploma Grade 3 Chemistry Diploma Grade 5
VTS2 Veterinary Nursing Diploma: 3 Subjects combination 5,4,4 or 5,5,3 Diploma Grade 3 Diploma Grade 3
VTS3 Veterinary Medicine (Graduate Entry) The 4 year graduate entry programme is open to applicants who hold or are expected to hold a 4-year Bachelor degree in a biological / biomedical / animal science discipline with a minimum of Second Class Honours (Upper Division) or above [or equivalent]. For full details about the application and assessment procedures, including information about pre-requisites, please refer to the UCD School of Veterinary Medicine website: www.ucd.ie/vetmed
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