International Student Fee Payments | International Office

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International Student Fee Payment Methods

- Undergraduate Applicants can pay the deposit and/or tuition fee in full to DCU in the three ways detailed below.

- Postgraduate Applicants can following payment of deposit  through the Application Portal, pay tuition fee in full to DCU in the three ways detailed below.

1. Transfermate Online payment facility

TransferMate is a service which offers you the opportunity to pay your tuition fees directly from your home country reducing ensuring the university receives the fee payment quickly in order to issue you with your Visa support letter.

  1. Please visit International Student Payments to register your details online with TransferMate. 
    Here you will receive your payment instructions regarding how to pay your fees.
  2. This website allows you or your parents/relatives to make a payment from your home country to DCU. 
    Please follow the online instructions. The website will automatically provide you with the total amount to pay and will provide you with the bank details in your home country into which the bank transfer should be made. 
  3. Please note the reference number for making your payment. Please make your payment using this reference number to the bank account indicated. 
    If your parents/relatives are making the bank transfer please provide them with the bank details, the total amount to pay and the reference number for the payment. 
  4. Please email your payment receipt to Your payment will immediately issued to DCU and you will receive an emailing confirming that the payment has been made on your behalf to DCU.

NOTE: If this is the first time that you have made a payment to DCU, you will be asked to email a scanned copy of your passport and proof of address to


2. Credit Card

All credit cards/laser cards, except American Express, are acceptable.

Please note: a daily limit of €1,500 applies to all LASER CARDS only.

Please directly contact the Fees Office in Finance to make the payment. 


3. Bank Payment/Telegraphic Transfer 


Account Name:   DCU FEES Fees

Account Number:   43170288

Account NSC:  932221

IBAN:   IE12 AIBK 932221 43170288


Bank Address: Allied Irish Bank Plc, Swords Road, Santry, Dublin 9

Bank Sort Code: 93-22-21

Please use your student number on all bank transactions so that payment can be correctly allocated. Please note that banks may incur bank charges for the transfer.  


DCU Finance Office 

In order to effect speedy and efficient payment to the student account, please quote with all submissions the following:

  1. Student number (This number appears at the top of your offer letter)
  2. Programme/course to which you are applying
  3. Full surname (family name) and first name.
  4. Please also ensure you keep a receipt of payment, which will state your RP number, which you will be required to produce at registration.

Contact Details for Finance Office