UCC Sports Scholarships

Awarded By: University College Cork
Updated on Dec 21, 2023
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Course: Masters
Deadline: Dec 6, 2023
Amount: Euro 2,000
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Scholarship Overview

UCC Sports Scholarships is offered by the University College Cork,Ireland to international students. UCC Sports Scholarships is applicable to all the Masters Degree courses at the University College Cork.

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 :
    • Masters in Engineering Science in Sustainable Energy
    • Master of Science in Strategic Marketing and Practice
    • Master of Science in Cyber Risk for Business
    • Master of Science in International Accounting Practice
    • Master of Science Design & Development of Digital Business
    • MEngSc in Sustainable Energy
    • Law – LLM (Business Law)
    • Law – LLM (Children’s Rights and Family Law)
    • Law – LLM (Environmental and Natural Resources Law)
    • Law – LLM (Marine and Maritime Law)
    • MA in Anthropology
    • MA in History
    • MA in Music – Ethnomusicology
    • MA in Translation Studies

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
    • The scholarship Value: Euro 500 to 2,000

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 × Not covered in scholarship
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 ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this

Eligible student nationality

India, United States of America, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Russia, United Arab Emirates,Italy, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Belgium, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Greece, Mauritius, Estonia, Luxembourg, Ukraine, South Africa, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Philippines, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Malta, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, BritishIndian Ocean Territory, British VirginIslands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, CaymanIslands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, ChristmasIsland, CocosIslands, Colombia, Comoros, CookIslands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, FalklandIslands, FaroeIslands, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras,Iceland,Indonesia,Iran,Iraq,Isle of Man,Israel,Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, MarshallIslands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, 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, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, SolomonIslands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and CaicosIslands, Tuvalu, U.S. VirginIslands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

  • To apply for a UCC Sports Scholarship applicants must:
    • Be either a full-time registered UCC student or applicant for a programme at University College Cork in 2022/23. (Note: applicants also need to make their degree programme application separately, e.g., through the CAO or through the International Office for Non-EU applicants).
    • Read the UCC Sport Scholarship Terms and Conditions
    • Complete the UCC Sport Scholarship Application Form online using the relevant ‘Apply here’ option

Application Link:
Not available

Additional Information:
This scholarship needs a separate external application.

Application Documents: No specific documents mentioned

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Scholarship Deadline Not Available


Scholarship Eligibility

General criteria:

    • All applicants must satisfy the normal entry requirement of the University and have been offered a place on a degree or postgraduate course at the university Applicants should apply for such course through the CAO in the normal way Existing students are also eligible to apply
    • Applicants must be pursuing a full time university course
    • Applicants must demonstrate outstanding ability in their chosen sport and demonstrate an ability to compete at National or International level (inter county level for GAA Applicants)
    • The sport has to be recognised by Sport Ireland

No specific eligibility requirement mentioned on the Scholarship site, student profile will be evaluated on a case by case basis.

Scholarship Restriction:
No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
12th Required
UG Required


Additional Information:

  • There are 2 main types of Scholarship (note an applicant may only apply for 1 type of scholarship):

1) UCC Sport Individual Scholarship

    • The UCC Individual Sport Scholarships are divided into Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards. Awards and services for each level of scholarship will be determined by the DSPA. The Individual Sport Scholarship is open to applicants involved in team sports or individual sports other than the core sports

2) UCC Core Team Sport Scholarship

    • The UCC Core Team Sport Scholarships covers the following sports each which will have their own specific criteria: GAA, Hockey, Rugby and Soccer. GAA includes: Camogie, Gaelic Football, Hurling and Ladies Gaelic Football
    • There are a number of sponsored scholarships which will be administered as part of the programme both for Individual and Core Team Sports

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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?
This scholarship needs a separate external application.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
No specific documents mentioned.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
Not available.