Students from some international countries will require visas to study in Ireland. Please check online for details. A number of countries do not require visas for Ireland. For more information click here.
Allow up to 7 weeks for study visas to be processed in some countries. Check guidelines for your specific country Irish visa application procedure and contact us if you need some guidance.
Click here for additional visa information.
Once you are at LYIT and have registered you will be told how to make an appointment to get your Irish Residence Permit card (IRP). Click here for further information. These are replacing the old GNIB cards. You will get your IRP here in Letterkenny and it will cost €300 per year.