Student Visa Information:
The most up to date visa information is available at www.justice.ie
If you are a Non-EU national, you should apply for a visa to the Visa Application Section of the Embassy of Ireland or Consulate in your home country. It is your responsibility to organise a study visa prior to arrival in Ireland. If you are offered a place at the Institute of Technology, Tralee, you must pay tuition fees in full to the Institute in order to apply for a study visa. The Institute will issue a letter confirming payment of fees in full. The original letter is required to apply for a student visa.
Contact information for Irish Embassies and Consulates abroad is available from the Department of Foreign Affairs in Ireland.
Department of Foreign Affairs,
80 St. Stephen's Green,
Tel. + 353 1 4780822
Fax: + 353 1 4781484
You will need the following information when applying for a visa to your local Irish Embassy or Consulate :
Visa applications may take a few months to process so please apply early.
Department of Foreign Affairs
The Visa Office
13-14 Burgh Quay
Tel: + 353 1 6167700 (Open from 10.30am to 12.30pm )
Tel: + 353 1 6331000 (open from 09.30 - 12.00)
Tel: + 353 1 4780822 (open from 14.30pm to 16.00pm Monday-Friday) general number
Fax: + 353 1 4751201
Information on visa applications for students is available from the Department of Justice in Ireland.
Department of Justice,
72-76 St. Stephen's Green,
Tel: + 353 1 6789466 (Lines open Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10.30am-12.30)
Fax. + 353 6615461
EMBASSY OF IRELAND P.R OF CHINA
Address: Embassy of Ireland Visa Section
Ta Yuan Diplomatic Office Building 2-11-1
14 Liangmahe Na Lu
Tel: + 86 10 6532 6945
Fax: +86 10 6532 6956
EMBASSY OF IRELAND INDIA
Address: 230 Jor Bagh
New Delhi 110003
Registration with the Immigration Authorities when you are in Ireland:
After arriving in Ireland, all students from outside the EU or the EEA must register at the local Garda (police) Station in Tralee.
You will need to take along:
Cost of Immigration Card:
Institute of Technology
Telephone: +353 66 7191769 / +353 66 7191718
WhatsApp: +353 873449532