Immigration and Visas

Immigration and Visas

Immigration and Visas

What is a Visa?

A visa is a document permitting travel to enter a country. Citizens of certain countries require visas. Airport Immigration Officers reserve the right to refuse entry.

Please note:

  • Visiting Students from the US do not require a student visa. They are however, required to register with Immigration in Cork
  • Visiting Students from other Non-EU countries should determine whether they require a visa by visiting the links below


Please click on the following links for information on visas.



What is Immigration?

Immigration is permission to reside in a country. It is necessary for anybody, who does not hold Irish citizenship, wishing to live in Ireland for more than 90 days, to obtain an Immigration Card.

Please click on the following link for information on Immigration procedures:

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