Fully Funded International Scholarship Programmes for Non-EU Students at DCU in Ireland, 2018

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  • Last Application Date: July 1, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue Full Degree Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taught Programme.
  • Study Subject: For details of DCU Programmes, visit the website.

The Dublin City University is currently accepting applications for DCU International Scholarship Programmes for Full Degree Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taught Programme, any returning Study Abroad or Exchange student programme and Students studying at DCU at Full Undergraduate Bachelor Programmes wishing to progress onto One Year Taught Masters Programs.

The Scholarship Programme is fully funded by DCU International Office and aims to attract high achieving global applicants normally liable for Full Non-EU fees.

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Scholarship Description: 

  • Scholarship Award: High achieving applicants will automatically be considered for Scholarships worth up to €2000 on the application.
  • Nationality: International (Non-EU) students
  • Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in Ireland

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: International (Non-EU) students are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

  • Students must be Non-EU Self Funding studying for the first time at DCU and liable for full NON-EU fees-only and
  • Students must not be in receipt of other scholarship funding.
  • Scholarships are ‘one off’,  ‘stand alone’ and will be offset by tuition only on Full Time One Year Masters Programmes and Year One only of Full-Time Undergraduate Programmes.
  • For students who achieve ‘EU fee status’ after any post-offer/acceptance fee assessment, the scholarship cannot be paid once the status changes to EU and will negate any previous correspondence confirming scholarship.
  • Applies to Full-Time Eligible programmes only

DCU NON-EU Study Abroad / Exchange Returning Masters Scholarships)

  • Students must be Non-EU students who have to participate in DCU Study Abroad or Exchange students at Undergraduate Level
  • Scholarships are ‘one-off’ and ‘stand alone’ and will be offset by tuition only on Full Time One Year Masters Programmes
  • For students who achieve ‘EU fee status’ after any post-offer/acceptance fee assessment, the scholarship cannot be paid once the status changes and will negate any previous correspondence confirming scholarship.
  • Applies to Full-Time Eligible programmes only
  • For a student who receives the full €2000 scholarship, it is expected that they fulfill at least one ‘International Student Ambassadorial’ commitment throughout the academic year where possible.

DCU Continuing Student – Masters Programmes

Students studying at DCU at Full Undergraduate Bachelor Programmes wishing to progress onto One Year Taught Masters Programs upon graduation may be eligible for EU fees for their One Year Masters Programs.

English Language Requirements: 

  • IELTS: Overall score of 6.5 or above, with no less than 6.0 in any one skill. DCU Business School additionally requires 6.5 in speaking and writing.
  • TOEFL: Total Score of 92. DCU Business School additionally requires all section scores 21 or above.
  • Pearson: Overall score of 63 with no less than a score of 59 in any component. DCU Business School additionally requires 63 in speaking and writing.
  • Your English language certificate must be awarded within two years of the start date of your DCU programme.

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Apply to DCU by 1 July deadline using the DCU undergraduate application form

Apply to DCU by mid-July deadline through the Postgraduate Application Centre at www.pac.ie/dcu  – Please note some programmes have earlier deadlines.

Documents required:

  • Bachelor certificate
  • Semester transcripts/sheets and grading system
  • English language certificate
  • Personal statement
  • 2 references
  • Passport

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