UNIVERSITY COLLEGE CORK - [UCC], CORK

Cork, CorkLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1845Established Year
  16578Enrollment

The University College Cork (UCC) was founded in the year 1845 and stands one of the leading University in Ireland to provide 3rd level education. It has been ranked #3 in Best Global Universities in Ireland and #190 in Europe. Also, it has been placed in the top tier of QS rankings for 100 for 16 subject areas.

UCC has been globally acknowledged for delivering high-quality research, innovation, and commercial collaboration. Nursing & Midwifery and Pharmacy & Pharmacology are the popular disciplines offered by the University.

Highlights

University TypePublic University
Campus SettingUrban
Establishment Year1845
No. of Campuses1
No. of Accommodation Complexes6
Postgraduate Employment rate85-90%
Average Cost of Attendance12,500-41,000
Research funding96 million EUR
Applications AcceptedOffline/Online
Work-StudyAvailable
Intake TypeSemester wise
Mode of ProgramFull time and online

University College Cork Courses, Campus, and Accommodation

  • UCC offers a plethora of courses to 20,000 students including 300 international students across 4 colleges of Arts, Business, Science and Medicine.
  • Spread over 42 acres, UCC is the 1st University in World to win the Green Flag award for its campus. It is well equipped with eating outlets, banking services, and on-campus accommodation.
  • There are six accommodation complexes including residence halls, lodge, and apartments, which can be booked in advance by paying 300 EUR.

University College Cork Application Process

  • Application: Offline applications can be sent to the University address along with the supporting documents or else can be made online on the application portal.
  • Application fee: 45 EUR
  • Application deadline
    • Early Start/Autumn/Full Academic Year intake- June 7, 2019
    • Spring intake- October 11, 2019.
  • General requirements: Academic transcripts, degree/school leaving certificate, SAT1/ ACT scores, English proficiency test scores.
  • Additional requirements: ID proof, passport copy, statement of purpose, and 2 academic references

English Proficiency Test: The acceptable English test scores are:

English proficiency testsMinimum Scores
IELTS6.0
TOEFL (iBT)79-80
CET6500

University College Cork Cost of Attendance

Tuition Fee

Major DisciplinesUG
Arts12,500-16,000
Business14,950-17,850
Engineering and Science11,000
Medicine45,000

For most of the PG and research programmes, the tuition fee ranges between 9,150–37,000 annually.

University College Cork Cost of Living

ExpenseAverage Monthly Cost (EUR)
On-Campus Accommodation300- 650
Off-Campus Accommodation500-700
Security deposit (one-time)300
Food250-€350
Books and supplies75
Others185

University College Cork Financial Aid

International students can support their education and living expenses through loans/part-time jobs/scholarships. Department-wise a wide array of scholarships are offered at UCC, such as:

ScholarshipAmount/Benefit
SEFS Postgraduate and Undergraduate ScholarshipUp to 500 EUR
CACSSS Excellence ScholarshipsCovers 100% tuition fees
Quercus Masters Scholarship for all disciplines50% rebate on tuition fees

Additionally, there are various government scholarships available for international students.

University College Cork Alumni

  • UCC alumni benefits include social & professional networks, UCC affinity credit card, career advice, transcripts and also part take in various social gatherings.

  • Some of the notable alumni are: Cillian Murphy, Graham Norton, and Jack Lynch.

Find a Program
$28,115 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
$14,202 - 24,996 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
5 years
$51,128 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

Architecture, Building & Planning 1 Program

$28,115 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
AVERAGE COST
Average Tuition Fees (Annual)
$ 24,996
Bachelors Tuition Fees$24995.74
Post graduate Tuition Fees$14770.21
CAMPUS LIFE
Total Enrollment
16,578
International Students
2,984
Male : Female Ratio
43:57
Student : Faculty Ratio
22:1
ADMISSION DEADLINES
Application Deadline
June 15, 2019
Start of Application process -
End of Application process June 15, 2019
ADMISSION STATISTICS
Acceptance Rate
-
Min. 6.5
Total Applications
-
Min. 90
+353-21-490-3643
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College Road, Cork T12 K8AF
ADDRESS
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