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Entry Requirements

Please review the entry requirements below.

Entry Requirements


An upper second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in Biology or Chemistry or related area.

Graduates with equivalent qualifications in related areas of science and technology or proven relevant industrial experience will be considered for places. 



Fees Full-Time EU:

€13,260 (academic year 2018/2019)

Full-Time Non-EU:

€24,200 (academic year 2018/2019)

Important Note: Tuition fees and other charges are subject to change each year. .

Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.

Information & Requirements

If English is not your first language, an english language qualification is required for admission to all of our programmes.  the exception to this rule is if you have completed your primary degree or an entire third level qualification through english, in an english speaking country.  Learn More

Some students might have to get a student visa in order to come and study in Ireland. Please check the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Services website to see if you require a visa.

The Smurfit Admissions Department comprises a dedicated team who are available to answer any questions you might have in relation to the wide range of Business Masters programmes. If you would like to find out more about our programmes or the application process, then please don't hesitate to contact us.  

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