This information is for International (Non-EU) applicants who are applying to full time, on-campus programmes at IT Sligo. If you want to apply to an online programme, please follow the guidance here.

Application Process 

You should complete the online application form and upload copies of your supporting documentation. Applications for the September 2021 intake are expected to open in November 2020.

Your application will be reviewed by the admissions team and a decision will be communicated to you by email. The admissions review process will take approximately 2-3 weeks for complete applications.

Important Dates for the September 2021 Intake 

  • Applications Open: November 2020
  • Application Deadline: 31 May 2021
  • Offer Acceptance Deadline:  30 June 2021 for visa required applicants / 31 August 2021 for non-visa required applicants

Supporting Documentation 

You should provide copies of the following documents as part of your application

  • Academic Transcripts and Certificates
  • Passport
  • English Language Qualification
  • Any additional documentation that may be required for your specific programme of study e.g. CV, Portfolio.

Admissions Requirements 

Please contact the International Office for further guidance on academic admissions requirements and international qualification equivalencies.

English Language Proficiency

Programmes are taught in English at IT Sligo and a high proficiency in the English Language is required for all applicants.

International students whose first language is not English are required to provide evidence of their language competency through a recognised English Language qualification.

The qualifications accepted by IT Sligo and the minimum scores required for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes are detailed in the table. You must have completed your qualification within 2 years of the date that you will begin your academic studies at IT Sligo.

Qualification

Undergraduate 

Postgraduate 

DuoLingo English Test (2020/21 intake only)

90

100

IELTS

5.5

6.0

TOEFL Paper

513

550

TOEFL IBT

65

80

TOEFL CBT

183

210

TOEIC

605

780

Cambridge Exam

FCE

FCE

ETAPP

B+

C1