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Ireland

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Why Essex?

With students from 140 countries, Essex is the world in one place.

Entry requirements

Undergraduate

Most of our Undergraduate Bachelor degree courses will consider five higher level subjects at H3 (H3H3H3H3H3) from Irish Leaving Certificate. 

We also have a range of Foundation Programmes available if you do not meet these grades. Please visit our Pathways Department for details about our undergraduate degrees with a foundation year and the University of Essex International College for other undergraduate and postgraduate pathways.

Some courses have higher entry requirements as well as other admissions criteria. Please see individual courses for more information or email our admissions team admit@essex.ac.uk.

Postgraduate Taught

The majority of our Postgraduate Taught Masters will consider applicants with 2.2 from Bachelor degree.

Some courses have higher entry requirements as well as other admissions criteria. Please see individual courses for more information or email our admissions team at pgadmit@essex.ac.uk.

We also have a range of Foundation Programmes available through our partner Kaplan International Colleges if you do not meet these grades. Please visit University of Essex International College for further information.

Our student societies

We’ve got over 100 clubs and societies at Essex, including our friendly Irish society, where you’ll have the chance to:

  • Share Irish culture with other students
  • Introduce Gaelic sports, including Gaelic football
  • Have the craic!
  • Partake in society socials

Explore the Irish society

Join in the conversation and get to know other students with the society's Facebook page.

Meet us in Ireland

18 - 20 September 2019

Higher Options Fair, Dublin

24 - 25 September 2019

Transition Year Roadshow, Punchestown

15 - 16 October 2019

Cork Careers Fair

 

If you would like to meet up for a coffee and chat about your options at Essex please email me directly at m.kaur@essex.ac.uk.

Follow my travels on Instagram: @Mandi_UniEssex

Why should you study here?

Central London is easily accessible from all of our campuses
Colchester is among the UK's top 10 most affordable university towns according to totallymoney.com
We have a range of job opportunities giving you first hand work experience whilst you study
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Get in touch
Mandi Kaur Ireland country contact
Telephone: +44 (0) 1206 873947