Where would you like to study?

We’ve got locations in three of the best cities in Ireland. If you know exactly where you’d like to study, just pick the one that suits you best. If you don’t know yet – then that’s fine too!

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An international applicant for Griffith College

How to Apply

International students wishing to apply directly into our Undergraduate, Postgraduate, English Language, Study Abroad or Gap year programmes can apply directly to Griffith College.

What documents do I need?

Undergraduate Applicants 

  • A completed Online Application Form 
  • Official translation of high school transcripts 
  • English language proficiency certificates (e.g. IELTS/TOEFL) if applicable 
  • A copy of the picture page of your passport 

Postgraduate Applicants

  • A completed Online Application Form 
  • An official copy of the student’s transcripts 
  • An official course listing document from the partner institution if applicable 
  • English language proficiency certificates (e.g. IELTS/TOEFL) 
  • A copy of the picture page of your passport 
  • C.V./Resumé 
  • Statement of Purpose (One page indicating the reasons for your choice of course and why you want to study in Ireland and Griffith College) 
  • 2 reference letters, one being an academic reference from a former lecturer 

Study Abroad Applicants

  • A completed Online Application Form 
  • A copy of the picture page of your passport 
  • A copy of the student’s transcripts 
  • Academic Reference Form (North American students only) 
  • Evidence of English language (if applicable) be it an internationally recognised language exam or a letter on headed paper from the partner institution stating the following or similar: 

To whom it may concern,  

The purpose of this letter is to state the suitability of the student below for the Griffith College Semester Abroad Programme. They have successfully completed our in-house English examination and have achieved a score equivalent to B2 or higher as described in the Common European Framework Reference of Languages (CEFRL). On the basis of this test result, we are satisfied that the students meet Griffith College semester abroad programme entry requirements. [Signature]

English Language Applicants

  • A completed Online Application Form 
  • A copy of the picture page of your passport 

Gap Year Applicants

  • A completed Online Application Form 
  • A copy of the picture page of your passport 
  • A copy of your High School Diploma (or equivalent) 
  • Evidence of English language if applicable (students who have no proof of English will be tested upon arrival at Griffith College).