Entry Requirements


Please check individual programme pages to see whether the entry requirments are a 2:2 or 2:1.



Minimum Grade Required/Degree 2:2 Equivalent

Very Good/2:1 Equivalent

Excellent/1st Equivalent

Foundation Programme Certificate of General Secondary Education Examination 70%/Good/C N/A N/A
Undergraduate Programmes  Community College Diploma 60%/Satisfactory/D 70%/Good/C 80%+/Very Good/Grade B
Postgraduate Programmes  Bachelor Degree  70%/Good/C 80-89%/Very Good/B 90%+/Excellent/A

Tarek Nigim's blog

Tarek Nigim loved to travel around Galway : you should visit his blog to discover his favourite places!


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  • Indian Student Guide

    Indian Student Guide PDF (16MB)

  • Brazilian Student Guide

    Brazilian Student Guide PDF (16MB)

  • Indonesian Student Guide

    Indonesian Student Guide PDF (16MB)

  • Chinese Student Guide

    Chinese Student Guide PDF (16MB)

  • North American Guide

    North American Guide PDF (16MB)

  • Malaysian Student Guide

    Malaysian Student Guide PDF (16MB)

  • Undergraduate Prospectus 2020

    Undergraduate Prospectus 2020 PDF (18.4 MB)

  • Postgraduate Prospectus 2020

    Postgraduate Prospectus 2020 PDF (20.6 MB)

  • Pre-Arrival Information

    Pre-Arrival Information PDF (16 MB)