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Location: Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland

Country: Ireland

Near by Big City: Dublin

About University: Dublin City University (or DCU) is a university situated on a 72 acre site in Glasnevin, just north of Dublin city. Created as the National Institute for Higher Education, Dublin in 1975, it enrolled its first students in 1980 and was elevated to university status (along with the University of Limerick) in 1989 by statute.

DCU is a young, dynamic and ambitious university with a distinctive mission to transform lives and societies through education, research and innovation. Since admitting its first students in 1980, DCU has grown in both student numbers and size.

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Today it delivers more than 200 programmes to over 12,000 students across its four faculties – Humanities and Social Sciences, Science and Health, Engineering and Computing and DCU Business School. In addition, the university has around 1,100 distance education (Oscail) students. To date almost 50,000 students have graduated from DCU and are now playing significant roles in enterprise and business globally. The University has been designated as a Change maker Campus by Ashoka U for its work in social innovation in higher education. The founding president of the institution was Dr Danny O'Hare, who retired in 1999 after 22 years of service. After a period of administration by an acting president (Professor Albert Pratt), Professor Ferdinand von Prondzynski, was appointed and continued as president for a full term, which ended in July 2010. He was succeeded by the current president, Professor Brian MacCraith.

Accommodation: The rates below are for the Academic Year 2015/2016
 • Hampstead Apartments - The annual rent for the single room in Hampstead Apartments is €4,420 payable in two instalments of €2,333 (semester 1) and €2,087 (semester 2). The annual rent for the double room (single occupancy) is €4,490 payable in two instalments of €2,370 (semester 1) and €2,120 (semester 2)
 • College Park Apartments (standard) - The annual rent for the single room in College Park Apartments is €4,691 payable in two instalments of €2,476 (semester 1) and €2,215 (semester 2).
The annual rent for the double room (single occupancy) is €4,846 payable in two instalments of €2,558 (semester 1) and €2,288 (semester 2). The first instalment is payable in August and the second the following January.
 • College Park Apartments (superior) - The annual rent for the superior accommodation in College Park Apartments is €4,965. Rents are payable in two instalments of €2,620 (semester 1) and €2,345 (semester 2). The first instalment is payable in August and the second the following January. Please note that the superior room has a double bed (single occupancy only)
If you are successful in receiving a room offer you will be required to pay a booking/damage deposit of €300. A utilities prepayment of €450 is also required to be paid along with the first rental instalment in August. This covers energy costs and both WIFI and fixed line internet access (internet cable not included).
 • International Students – One Semester Stay - Subject to availability international students will be offered a room in one of the following apartments; Larkfield, Hampstead or College Park.

Admission Requirement*: Higher Secondary School Certificates - Indian School Certificate [ISC]/ Intermediate Certificate/ Higher School Certificate /Higher Secondary Certificate/ All India Senior School Certificate / Pre-University course - awarded on completion of Standard XII.
If awarded by CBSE, CISCE and Metro state boards. Students scoring above 80% in Standard XII will be considered eligible. Students are required to have studied both English and Maths at Standard XII or equivalent.

IELTS Requirements: Minimum IELTS score UG & PG students 6.5

Fees Range: Full-time UG & PG Fees 11,300 Euro to 15,800 Euro

*Conditions apply.