University Application Process - How to Get Started
If you are an international student aspiring to pursue your master’s in Ireland, you should be well aware of university application process. Researching the web and other reliable sources will give you a basic idea. In this page, we provide you step-by-step details on how to go about your university application process.
Table of contents
STEP 1: Get the Overview
Confused about what comes first, and what needs to be done next? Which exams you need to write and what documents are needed? Here you will be briefed about the 16 mandatory steps involved in the university application process. Read each phase carefully as they are ordered chronologically as per the timeline.
STEP 2: Check the Application Deadlines
It is essential to understand the timeframe required for each task in the application process and strategize accordingly. This section will give you an overview of how you can organize your applications for your target universities in Ireland.
STEP 3: Evaluate your Profile
Before you begin the hunt for target universities, spend some time in self introspection and analyzing your application profile. Understand your strengths and weaknesses. Secondly, think about which program best suits your profile. Check this section to get more tips on personal evaluation.
STEP 4: Start Looking for Universities
Visiting each and every university’s website can be a time consuming process. Here we will help you with tips to easily navigate through various university courses.
STEP 5: Prepare your Documents and Records
Following is a list of all the documents and records that you will need for your application process to a university in Ireland. Prepare them as per the given specifications.
NOU – Number Of target Universities
|Indian Passport||Indian Passport|
|Secondary School Certificate (SSC/SSLC)||Original, 1 × scanned copy, NOU × photocopy|
|Higher School Certificate (HSC/PUC)||Original, 1 × scanned copy, NOU × photocopy|
|Bachelor's Degree Certificate||Original, 1 × scanned copy, NOU × photocopy|
|Bachelor's Transcripts||NOU × original; Duly attested - in sealed covers , 1 × scanned copy|
|Curriculum Vitae||NOU × original, 1 × scanned copy|
|Recommendation letters||3 in nos, on the official letterhead, duly attested, in sealed covers; 1 x scanned copy of each From College |
|Statement of Purpose||NOU × original, NOU × scanned copy (if necessary)|
|TOEFL, IELTS, GRE||Original Score Card, 1 × scanned copy|
|GRE||Original Score Card, 1 × scanned copy|
|Work Experience, Offer Letter, Experience Letter (if applicable)||Original, 1 × scanned copy (if necessary), NOU × photocopy|
|Photographs||Take professional application photographs|
|Other Certificates||Keep the scanned copies of all the extra-curricular certificates (Optional, Recommended)|