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How to Apply

placeholder imageDepending on whether you are a Non-EU student or an Erasmus+ student the application process differs. Both processes are outlined below. 

Non-EU Students

Our online application system is now open for Non-EU applicants.

Non-EU applicants can apply online by clicking here to access our online application system.

If you are applying through an agent you can see the full list of LYIT approved agents, International Agent list.

You should apply before the 30th May for a September intake. You are advised to apply early to avoid disappointment.

For any other queries not relating to applications email: international@lyit.ie

Erasmus+ Students 

LYIT gives Erasmus students the option to study for one semester or two semesters. Students can only select modules from one course. Due to financial constraints, entry to courses is subject to numbers and therefore is not guaranteed.

Application deadlines is 1st May for Semester 1 and 1st November for Semester 2.

The application process is as follows:

Step 1

The application process is simple. Please download the following application form: Application/Learning Agreement Form

Step 2

Supply transcript of records of previous academic year (in English). Students interested in Design and Creative Media programmes will have to demonstrate artistic / creative ability and are required to submit an online portfolio. Send this by e-mail to Peter at erasmus@lyit.ie.

Step 3

Please send all documents by email to (before 1st May for Semester 1 and before 1st November for Semester 2)

Berni Carlin
International Administrator 
Port Road
Letterkenny 
Co. Donegal
Ireland

E: erasmus@lyit.ie
T: +353 (0)74 918 6065

Step 4

If accepted, book accommodation (check list sent to your International Coordinator).