Study Abroad Programme - General Information

Come to DCU: Study Abroad

Experience a different educational programme; enjoy Ireland's warmth and unique culture, improve your career prospects, visit Europe and make lifelong friends. 

Just some of the many reasons to choose DCU for your Study Abroad destination. Students can apply directly to DCU as 'Direct Enroll' students or through one of DCU's' third party providers or university partners.

What can I study?

Explore a wide range of courses across various study streams for the upcoming academic calendar for 2023/2024. To access the full list of available modules for Study Abroad students, simply reach out to us at We'll be delighted to provide you with all the information you need.

When to apply 

Semester Two (Spring 24) Applications 2023/2024 are now closed.

Applications for Academic Year 2024/2025 will be opened in February 2024.

DCU may accept late applications from students but it is not guaranteed. If that's your case, please contact us at

Ensure that the DCU academic calendar for 2023/2024 works with your home university calendar.

How to apply

Direct and Partner University Applications

To apply to DCU, please complete the online application form.

Your fees must be paid in full before your programme starts (for Direct Enroll or where the home university is not covering the fee).

Contact the International Office/Study Abroad coordinator at your university for more information.

Apply through a partner/provider

If you decide to apply through one of our Study Abroad providers, please contact them for further information before applying through the online application form. Partners are listed below: