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Learn more about universities and visa requirementsfor Kenyan students wishing to study in Ireland.
Ireland is a popular destination for African students and offers a high level of education that is recognised throughout the world, combining a fantastic higher education experience with historical cities, beautiful scenery and a unique heritage. Ireland is located on the west coast of Europe and is a member of the European Union.
Irish qualifications are the same as the UK equivalents, so your undergraduate or postgraduate degre carries just as much value when you begin your career.
The Free Fees Initiative in Ireland will see your tuition fees paid to the university by Ireland’s Higher Education Authority. To qualify for the Free Fees scheme you must meet the following criteria:
More information can be found on the Student Finance Ireland website.
Kenyan students must apply for a visa to enter Ireland before they travel. Students will be required to have accepted an offer of a recognised programme of study in Ireland and to have a receipt of payment letter from their institution before they can begin the process of applying for their overseas visa to study in Ireland.
If you need help applying for a student visa, our experienced visa consultants have extensive knowledge of the latest immigration legislation, rules and regulations. Learn more about SI-UK's Student Visa Service.
If you are interested in studying at an Irish university, arrange your free consultation in Nairobi today.