International student News from Ireland

The latest news from Ireland and tips for prospective & current international students, keeping you informed on your education journey

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  • 09 SEP 2020

    Irish government moves to limit student recruitment 

    Citing safety concerns, the Irish government has requested that English language schools downscale their recruitment of new international students until 2021. The government hopes that this will provide time for more effective management and measures to be put in place.

  • 25 JUL 2020

    Ireland signals intent to welcome students

    The government of Ireland, via a message from the Higher Education Minister, have underlined the country’s commitment to welcoming international students. The country is intending to release a list of safe countries from which students will not be subjected to travel bans or quarantine requirements.

  • 29 MAY 2020

    Ireland eases visa restrictions for international students

    International English language course students studying in Ireland who have had to remain in the country due to the coronavirus pandemic have been granted leave to remain until the end of the year if they re-enrol for an online course in the country.