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DCU International Scholarship Programmes

 DCU International Merit Scholarships

DCU are offering a number of Merit Scholarships to International Students from NON EU counties. The Scholarship Programme is funded by DCU International Office and aims to attract high achieving global applicants normally liable for Full NON EU fees.

Full Degree Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taught Programe / High achieving applicants will automatically be considered for Scholarships worth up to €2000 on application. 

In order to be eligible for consideration, DCU International Applicants must be in receipt of a 'Full' or 'Conditional' Offer at either Undergraduate or Postgraduate Level.  DCU International will assess applications on merit but will also take a holistic approach throughout the assessment.

  • For details of DCU Programmes, visit www.dcu.ie/courses
  • Select your top three choices and apply through the Direct Undergraduate Process or through www.pac.ie/dcu for Postgraduate Programmes
  • For details on how to apply to DCU for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programmes - visit https://www.dcu.ie/international/country/other-countries.shtml
  • Select your 'Country' from the Dropdown menu in the above link and follow the appropriate application route.

Terms and Conditions

  • 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 against 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 correspondance confirming scholarhip.
  • Applies to Full Time Eligible programmes only
  • For student who receive the full €2000 scholarship, it is expected that they fulfil at least one 'International Student Ambassadorial' commitment throughout the academic year where possible.
  • DCU International's decision will be final.
  • Applications close July 1 2018
 DCU NON EU Study Abroad / Exchange Returning Masters Scholarships)

Any returning Study Abroad or Exchange student applying to DCU One Year Taught Masters Programs as a NON EU student are automaticlaly eligible for a €2000 tuition fee scholarship off the NON EU Fee only (self-funding students only).

Terms and Conditions

  • Students must be NON EU students who have participate in DCU Study Abroad or Exchange students at Undergraduate Level
  • Scholarships are 'one off' and 'stand alone' and will be offset against 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 correspondance confirming scholarhip.
  • Applies to Full Time Eligible programmes only
  • For student who receive the full €2000 scholarship, it is expected that they fulfil at least one 'International Student Ambassadorial' commitment throughout the academic year where possible.
  • DCU International's decision will be final.
  • Applications close July 1 2018
 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.  Contact international.office@dcu.ie for further details

Applications close July 1 2018

NOTE: All Successful Students may be asked to act as 'International Ambassador' on one occasion throughout the academic year.

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