The gap year or semester abroad programme allows you to choose modules from our extensive range of degree programmes and support them with 15 hours of English.
EU students: €3000/semester
Non-EU students: €6000/semester
English for June, July and August for students who are .5 IELTS below the entry requirements for Griffith College academic programmes.
€500 once academic fees have been paid in full
Certificate in International Foundational Studies
€12795 including learner protection, medical insurance and administration fee
Airport pick-up (Cork airport to Cork city): €50
Bus transfer (Dublin airport to Cork city): €30
Medical Insurance: compulsory for 25 weeks non-EU students: €120
Exam fee - TIE exam (25+ week students only): €150
Books and materials fee (12 – 25 week students only): €50
Host family accommodation
Host family accommodation: €200 per week + €50 placement fee
Please note for all campuses:
All campuses require a minimum of 2 weeks of study to optimise the learning experience.
GCC and GCL new students start every Monday, except bank holidays. GCD students start every 5 weeks.
An exam fee applies to all 25-week bookings
EAP academic students: Students on 25 weeks + programme will keep their book; those studying less than 25 weeks must return their book.
EAP stand-alone students: Book/materials fee of €100 applies to EAP standalone bookings of 10-20 weeks only. (Students attending for this period of time will be given one course book to keep. Students attending for shorter periods will be required to return all course books upon completion of their course.)
Please note that we do not accept intakes for December.