Undergraduate full-degree

  • Intermediate/Higher Secondary Certificate Part 2 (Year 12) with final overall result of 70% or Intermediate/Higher Secondary School Certificate Part 1 (Yr 11) with final overall result of 75% AND Secondary School Certificate (Yr 10) with final overall result of 80% (for admission to our International Foundation Programme)
  • Meet English language requirements
  • Meet mandatory subject requirements
  • Be over 18 years of age when beginning the degree programme

Please note the above qualifications do not allow direct admission to our degree programes.  Applicants who have the above requirements will be considered for admission to our International Foundation Programme.  Successfull completion of this programme allows students to progress to their chosen degree programme.

Please click here for our Undergraduate full-degree programmes

Postgraduate Taught full-degree

  • Honours Bachelor Degree/Professional Bachelor Degre * which is considered equivalent to an Irish bachelor degreee (at least 4 years) with an overall final result of 80% (Business will consider 75%) from a recognised university. 
  • Meet mandatory subject requirements
  • Meet English language requirements

* Please note that Bachelor of Education degree will not be accepted​

Please click here for our Postgraduate taught full-degree programmes

Students who do not meet the above requirements may be offered our one-year full-time International Foundation Year. 

Postgraduate Research full-degree

All Postgraduate full-degree research programme applicants must identify & contact a potential academic supervisor.  Once a supervisor has been secured a formal application can be made.  Research at Maynooth University spans the disciplines from the Sciences, the Social Sciences and the Arts.  Please click here for our Research programmes & themes. 

Visa Information

You may require a entry visa for Ireland. You can check here.  Please note during busy periods visa applications may take several weeks.

How to Apply

We welcome your application online:

  • Undergraduate full-degree applications should be made here
  • Postgraduate full-degree applications should be made here