Irish/EU Living Abroad Fees

Annual Tuition Fees by Bachelor Programme Type

Faculty Campus Tuition €
Business/IT Dublin/Cork/Limerick 6,000
Law/Design/Media/Photography Dublin 7,000
Film & TV Dublin 8,000
Pulse: Music, Animation Dublin 9,000

An Academic Administration Fee of €250 is applicable each academic year to all undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in addition to the tuition fees quoted. Where a student commences a programme in the January intake, an Academic Administration Fee of €125.00 is applicable for the period January to August with a fee of €250.00 payable each September thereafter.

A QQI award fee is also due (only in award year).

  • Ordinary bachelor’s degree: €150 
  • Honours bachelor’s degree: €200

September 2021 Griffith College Cork, Griffith College Limerick Bachelor's Bursary

All EU Living Abroad students enrolling in Cork or Limerick on full bachelor's degree programmes will be awarded a 25% bursary (€1,500) for each year of study.

Programme Tuition Fees by Master's Programme type

Programme Tuition €
MBA 12,000
Graduate Business School (Excluding MBA) 10,000
Pharma 9,000
Computing 9,000
Law 9,000
Media 9,000
MA in Scoring for Film, TV and Interactive Media 34,000

An Academic Administration Fee of €250 is applicable each academic year to all undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in addition to the tuition fees quoted. Where a student commences a programme in the January intake, an Academic Administration Fee of €125 is applicable for the period January to August with a fee of €250 payable each September thereafter.

A QQI award fee is also due in award year of Postgraduate Diploma/Master's: €200

EU Funding Opportunity

FINS Scheme - Educational Loan for EU Students 2021/22

The FINS scheme offers study loans designed to meet real student needs; this is an extremely important step towards enabling all EU students to receive the necessary funds to pursue higher education. The scheme was introduced to Griffith in 2021 and is open to EU students who have received an offer to study on a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate course starting in February 2022 onwards.

The study loan is flexible and can be used for the following:

  • Tuition fee finance
  • Monthly living, costs of meals and rent (including rent deposit)
  • Books and other study materials
  • Laptop
  • Medical insurance
  • Transportation
  • Urgent expenses

Application process: As soon as you know which university you want to go to, you can use FINS' finance calculator and application.

Eligibility: FINS finances students accepted onto an undergraduate or postgraduate program. The team looks into the following eligibility criteria when assessing applications:

  • EU citizens pursuing their studies in another country than where they graduated from their previous education cycle.
  • EU citizens with no outstanding/unpaid debts for previous loans by other financial institutions.

Further eligibility criteria can be viewed on the FINS webpage.

Please contact [email protected] for further information.

Updated November 2021.

Disclaimer: FINS is a third party financial services provider and any agreement entered into between learner and FINS is at the learner's own discretion