The land of castles, also a popular destination for students from all over the world- Ireland is a small independent nation situated on the West Coast of
Europe. It is a member of the European Union. It has developed from being a predominantly agricultural economy to a thorough modern nation with a well-developed manufacturing and international service sectors having their presence in Ireland.

Ireland is a country which is renowned for the hospitality and friendliness of its people. Having developed from being a predominantly agricultural economy, Ireland is now a thoroughly modern nation with well-developed manufacturing and international services sectors and has the highest economic growth rate.


  • Ireland is a most friendly, safe country in the world
  • Irish universities are in the top 1% of research institutions in the world in terms of research impact in 19 fields, spanning natural sciences, social sciences and the humanities
  • Culturally speaking, the Irish have a great impact on the world of literature. International airports at Ireland have regular flights to major British cities. Train service and bus service is common in Ireland for public transportation. Train services are usually quicker than bus services, especially on longer journeys. Irish Rail operates a ‘talking’ timetable phone service which is an automated summary of InterCity rail services
  • Its world-renowned universities offer internationally recognised qualifications.

The Higher Education Institutions are absolutely committed to ensuring that visiting students settle in to their new environment and have all the information needed for an enjoyable stay. In fact, the education system involves a combination of universities, specialised colleges as well as institutes offering a wide range of vocational programs. Some of these include subject areas such as hospitality, pharmacy, healthcare, marketing, textiles, media and many more. “Cooperative Education” involves placement of students in employment relevant to their Degree programmes for six or eight months during their undergraduate studies.

*Bachelor’s Degree – 4 years

*Master’s Degree – 1 to 2 years (depending upon the course)

*Medicine – 6years

*Pharmacy /Architecture – 5 years

Admission requirements vary based on the course that student is applying to and also the high school or University curriculum the student is currently studying.

**Registered students with Gyanberry are provided with detailed admission requirements as well as comprehensive guidance on the entire admission process.

a) Minimum AED 40,000 – Maximum AED 100,000 per academic year (except for Medicine related courses)

b) Approx. AED 150,000-200,000 per year for Medicine related courses

Living Expenses: Approx. AED 30,000 – AED 40,000 per academic year

Part Time Work: Yes, Possible

​Post Study – Work Visa: 1-2 years, as per current prevailing rules

  • Ireland is the European hub to over 1,000 leading multinational companies
  • Over 1,000 FDI giants in ICT, Social Media, Pharmaceuticals and Finance have made Ireland the hub of their European operations, with names such as Google, HP, Apple, IBM, Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, Pfizer, GSK and Genzyme
  • Ireland is also one of the leading locations for the pharmaceutical industry in Europe
  • Companies who require a skilled, educated and highly capable workforce to drive their success chose to locate in Ireland.