International Applicants

Information for international applicants to a postgraduate programme at NCAD.

Priority Deadline

The proprity deadline for receipt of applications to all postgraduate programmes is Friday 26th March 2021.

Applicants who wish to be considered for a scholarship must submit their application by the priority deadline.

International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their applications by the priority deadline. We will endeavour to process standard international applications within a 4 week period. Applicants who need to apply for a visa to study in Ireland are advised that the visa application process can be lengthy, so please plan to submit your application as soon as possible.

After 26th March, NCAD will operate a rolling closing date for postgraduate applications for 2021 - 22. Applications will be reviewed on receipt, and offers will be sent also on a rolling basis. Applications will continue to be accepted until a programme is full. Applications will remain open only if a programme has open places remaining, so please plan to submit your application as soon as possible.

English Language Requirement

Please click here for information on the English language requirements for applicants whose first language is not English.