Course Fees

DIFC offers a variety of programmes for international students who wish to progress their careers in leading European and international universities. When you study abroad with DIFC you can rest assured that your dream career is in reach.

Below you will see a breakdown of tuition and other fees to study with DIFC. Please note that DIFC do not provide full scholarships as we are a private institution. Flexible payment plans can be arranged. Please contact us with any queries.

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Breakdown of Fees

 

Dublin Campus € Cork Campus € Galway Campus €
Intake 1: September/October 2019
International Foundation Year Business / Engineering / Science €15,600 €12,600 €11,000
International Foundation Year Health Science €17,800 €14,800
Pre-Masters Programme €15,600
Intake 2: January 2020
International Foundation Year Business / Engineering / Science €15,600
International Foundation Year Health Science €17,800
Pre-Masters Programme €14,000
Foundation Year Language Preparation
3 Months FYLP €2,500 €2,500 €2,500
6 Months FYLP €4,500 €4,500 €4,500
Additional Compulsory Costs
Registration & Placement incl Learner Protection (IFY & PMP) €1,540  €1,540  €1,540
Registration & Placement incl Learner Protection (IFY Health Sci) €1,895 €1,895 €1,895
Books & Course Materials €200 €200 €200
Annual Medical Insurance €200 €200 €200
Additional Optional Costs
Four weeks homestay accommodation (including meals & utilities) €50 registration applies €700 €700 €700
Four weeks homestay accommodation (students under 18 years) €50 registration applies €800 €800 €800
Airport collection on arrival in Dublin €100
Guardianship Programme (students under 18 years)
Guardianship Fee €500 From €495* From €495*
Homestay refundable deposit €250 €1,000 €1,000
Additional visits and administration outside of programme €50 per hour €45 per hour €45 per hour
*Guardianship programme in Cork and Galway delivered by Godsil Education. Monthly guardianship fees of €175 apply after first month until student reaches 18 years of age

Tuition Fees

Tuition fees shown include any discounts/scholarships offered by the College.

The total fees payable will comprise:

  • Programme Fee
  • Registration & Examination Fee including Learner Protection
  • Medical Insurance
  • Course Materials
  • Optional airport/college transfer service
  • Optional Accommodation & Arrangement Fees

 

Students Under 18 Years

Guardianship fee of €500 Dublin campus.

For Cork campus fees, please contact us.

 

Methods of Payment

Tuition fees should be paid by bank transfer to the DIFC bank account details provided.

 

When You Study with DIFC You Can Avail of University Scholarships of up to €20,000.

Science & Pharmacy Scholarships available worth 25% of tuition fees. €20,000
Scholarships worth 25% of tuition fees on all programmes. €12,000 over four years.
Part scholarships worth €2,000 per year available on all programmes. €8,000 over four years.

On-Campus Accommodation should be booked at www.ghr.ie

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