Middle East

 

Bahrain ι Iran ι Kuwait ι Oman ι Qatar ι Saudi Arabia ι UAE

Bahrain

Undergraduate (non-Medicine)

Applicants who have completed their secondary school education in Bahrain and who present scores in the region of 80-85% in the General Secondary Education Certificate are required to complete a recognised foundation programme (see below).

Postgraduate

Applicants for Masters degree programmes must present a four year Bachelor degree with good grades to be considered.

 

Iran

Undergraduate (non-Medicine)

Applicants who have completed their secondary school education in Iran and who present scores in the region of 80-85% in the Pre-University Certificate (Peeshdaneshgahe) are considered for admission to undergraduate degree programmes. Additional subject requirements may apply.

Postgraduate

Applicants for Masters degree programmes must present a four year Bachelor degree with good grades (14) to be considered. Applicants presenting a Master’s degree with a score of 14 or above will be considered for Ph.D. programmes.

 

Kuwait

Undergraduate (non-Medicine)

Applicants who have completed their secondary school education in Kuwait and who present scores in the region of 80-85% in the General Secondary Education Certificate are required to complete a recognised foundation programme (see below).

Postgraduate

Applicants for Masters degree programmes must present a four year Bachelor degree with good grades to be considered.

 

Oman

Undergraduate (non-Medicine)

Applicants who have completed their secondary school education in Oman and who present scores in the region of 80-85% in the General Secondary Education Certificate are required to complete a recognised foundation programme (see below).

Postgraduate

Applicants for Masters degree programmes must present a four year Bachelor degree with good grades to be considered.

 

Qatar

Undergraduate (non-Medicine)

Applicants who have completed their secondary school education in Qatar and who present scores in the region of 80-85% in the General Secondary Education Certificate are required to complete a recognised foundation programme (see below).

Postgraduate

Applicants for Masters degree programmes must present a four year Bachelor degree with good grades to be considered.

 

United Arab Emirates

Undergraduate (non-Medicine)

Emrati applicants presenting A Levels, the International Baccalaureate (IB) or other recognised international qualifications are eligible to apply for direct entry to undergraduate degree programmes.

Applicants presenting the General Secondary Education Certificate, with a minimum score 80-85% are required to complete a recognised foundation programme (see below).   

Postgraduate

Applicants for Masters degree programmes must present a four year Bachelor degree with good grades to be considered.

 

International Applications for Medicine

Applications for Medicine from International Students can only be made through Atlantic Bridge (USA and Canada) or IUMC (Malaysia). Students applying from outside these countries may also apply through one of these third parties. NUI Galway does not accept any direct international medical applications.

Foundation Programmes

Applicants from non-English speaking countries are normally required to complete a foundation programme before gaining admission to an undergraduate degree.

NUI Galway does not offer an on-campus foundation programme, however we work with the following providers in Ireland:

Dublin International Foundation College (DIFC)

DIFC is situated in Dublin and offers an NCUK accredited  international foundation year programmes in Science, Business and Engineering. For more information, please contact:

Padraig Rynn
Head of Student Services
Room D119, Griffith Campus, South Circular Rd, Dublin 8, Ireland
t: +353 (0) 1 4738120
w: http://www.difc.ie/
e: info@difc.ie

Atlantic Language School, Galway

Atlantic Language School is situated in Galway and offers an undergraduate foundation year programme in Business and a general Pre-Masters preparation programme for postgraduate students.

For more information, please contact:

Kotaro Tanaka
Atlantic Language Galway
Fairgreen House, Fairgreen Road, Galway, Ireland
t: +353-(0)91-566 053
e: kotaro.tanaka@atlanticlanguage.com
w: www.atlanticlanguage.com