Scholarhips to attract high calibre Indian Students to Irish Universities

Please note that the Government of Ireland Scholarship programme is now closed. Successful applicants will be notified this week (commencing July 2nd).

The Irish Universities Association is delighted to announce the launch of  fully funded Government of Ireland scholarships available to post-graduate students from India, for the academic year 2012-2013, who have successfully gained a place on a 1 year Taught Masters Programme from one of the following universities:

  • Dublin City University
  • National University of Ireland Galway
  • National University of Ireland Maynooth
  • University College Cork
  • University College Dublin
  • University of Limerick

Attracting the highest calibre student from India is a priority for all of the Irish Universities and these scholarships signal that both the government and the Irish universities are committed to achieving this objective.

This prestigious scholarship scheme is co funded by the Government of Ireland and the participating Irish Universities. Each scholarship will entitle the successful student to a full fee waiver at his/her Irish university, as well as a stipend of €10,000 to cover living expenses for the year.

How to Apply:

Students applied for this prestigious scholarship programme directly to the Irish Universities Association. The call for application is now closed but the details of the scheme can be foundhere.

Closing Date:

The closing date to apply for the scheme was Thursday 14th June 2012 and the scheme is now closed. The list of successful scholarship holders will be announced the week commencing July 2nd 2012.


For further information please contact: 
Sinead Lucey, International Manager, Irish Universities Association, 6764948,