Study in Ireland Number of Institutions

The higher education system in Ireland consists of the university sector, institutes of technology and private independent colleges. There are 31 international education institutions in Ireland comprising of: 8 state universities, 11 institutes of technology and 12 colleges and private institutions.

Number of degree programmes


International courses

Over 1,100

Tuition Fee

S$14,500 - $38,000


There are hundreds of scholarships available for international students from a wide variety of sources such as the Government of Ireland, the Irish higher education institutions and other organisations.

Living costs

About S$1,500 per month


You can work part time whilst studying and full time during holidays

Life after Studies

You can work in Ireland for another 12 months once you have completed your degree. Completion of a post graduate programme allows graduates to work for 24 months.