DCU International Merit Scholarships- PG Ongoing

Awarded By: Dublin City University
Updated on Dec 22, 2023
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Jul 1, 2024
Amount: Euro 2,000
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Scholarship Overview

DCU International Merit Scholarships- PG is offered by the Dublin City University,Ireland to international students. DCU International Merit Scholarships- PG is applicable to all the Masters Degree courses at the Dublin City University.

Every year, the university selects a certain number of candidates from all the received applications and offers them scholarships based on their academic profiles. The maximum scholarship that a student can receive is Euro 2000. The students need to pay the tuition fee in full. The scholarship amount will be given to students once they start their study program.

Applicable course, university, and country

This scholarship is applicable for Masters Degree such as :

    • Master of Science in Electronic Commerce (Business)
    • Master of Arts in Children’s and Young Adult Literature
    • Master of Arts in Chaplaincy Studies and Pastoral Work
    • Master of Science in Public Policy
    • Master of Arts in Theology and World Religions
    • Master of Arts in Social Media Communications
    • Master of Arts in Refugee Integration
    • Master of Arts in Creative Writing
    • Master of Science in Public Relations and Strategic Communications
    • Master of Science in Science and Health Communication
    • Master’s by Research in Education
    • Students applying for full time undergraduate and postgraduate programmes are eligibilie for this scholarship

Scholarship amount details

  • Max scholarship per student: Euro 2,000 => Rs 1,80,800
  • Conversion rate used: 1 Euro = Rs. 87.86
  • Scholarship amount will be given: One Time
  • applicants will automatically be considered for Scholarships worth Euro 2000

Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Tuition & Fees Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Eligible student nationality

India, United States of America, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Malaysia, United Arab Emirates, Japan, Thailand, Fiji, China, South Korea, Mauritius, South Africa, Philippines, Bangladesh, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Algeria, American Samoa, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, BritishIndian Ocean Territory, British VirginIslands, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, CaymanIslands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, ChristmasIsland, CocosIslands, Colombia, Comoros, CookIslands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, FalklandIslands, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras,Indonesia,Iran,Iraq,Israel,Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Macao, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, MarshallIslands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern MarianaIslands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, SolomonIslands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and CaicosIslands, Tuvalu, U.S. VirginIslands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

How to apply:

    • DCU International will assess applications on merit but will also take a holistic approach throughout the assessment
    • Apply through the Postgraduate Applications Portal. Make sure you read all the instructions carefully before you start your application

The steps you need to follow

    • Create Account
    • Complete application form
    • Submit application and pay application fee
    • Upload Supplemental items (documents)

Once you have completed your application you will receive updates from the International on the progress of your application.

Application Link:
Not available

Additional Information:
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

Application Documents:

    • Passport
    • Entry visa (if applicable)
    • Evidence of private health insurance
    • Offer letter from DCU
    • Evidence your fees are paid

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Scholarship Deadline July 01, 2024


Scholarship Eligibility

Applicants must meet following entry requirements:

    • 4yr Bachelor’s Degree
    • Tier 1 universities Bachelor’s Degree: 60%
    • Tier 2 universities: 65%
    • Your English language certificate must be awarded within two years of the start date of your DCU programme
    • Students must be NON EU Self Funding studying for the first time at DCU and liable for full NON EU fees only and
    • Students must not be in receipt of other scholarship funding
    • Scholarships are ‘one off’, ‘stand alone’ and will be offset against tuition only on Full Time One Year Masters Programmes and Year One only of Full Time Undergraduate Programmes

Scholarship Restriction:
No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
12th Required
UG Required (minimum score 60.0%)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 92)
IELTS Required (minimum score 6.5)
PTE Required (minimum score 63)


Additional Information:

    • For students who achieve ‘EU fee status’ after any post offer/acceptance fee assessment, the scholarship cannot be paid once the status changes to EU and will negate any previous correspondance confirming scholarhip
    • Applies to Full Time Eligible programmes only
    • For student who receive the full €2000 scholarship, it is expected that they fulfil at least one ‘International Student Ambassadorial’ commitment throughout the academic year where possible
    • DCU International’s decision will be final

iSchoolConnect Rating

The rating is done considering various factors

Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from all countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
The students must have completed their bachelor’s or equivalent degree from a recognized institution.

What is the procedure for applying?
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Passport, Evidence of private health insurance, Offer letter from DCU, and Evidence of fees paid.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
Not available.