Ireland is well-renowned for its stunning landscapes, rich history, and world-class universities; therefore making it a prime location for international students who wish to study their masters degrees there. Irish colleges and universities provide postgraduate programs covering arts & music performance to medicine & IT for international students from all corners of the globe.
With Europe only an hour away, Ireland boasts an economy with robust wages for graduates and an excellent job market. Many major international companies – Google, PayPal, Apple etc.- have their European headquarters here making Ireland an excellent place to kick-start a career.
Ireland is famed for its contributions to literature, film and music – and provides international students with a warm welcome. There are various scholarships for masters studies available to international students from Ireland including its Centenary Scholarship Programme which welcomes Tanzanian students in 2019.
Ireland is renowned for its English-taught graduate degrees, with top universities widely considered. Due to limited places on certain courses in a small nation, applying early is highly advised.
Admission requirements will depend on both the university and course, with many expecting applicants to demonstrate outstanding academic results from their undergraduate degree and acceptable English language skills. Some institutions may even require that prospective master’s students take an English exam preparation course such as TOEFL, PTE Academic or C1 Advanced prior to enrolling.