Postgraduate Programmes

Steps to Register as a Non-EU Postgraduate Degree Student

Registration is divided as follows:

 Registration Part I – Online Registration

International Student verification of original documentation

Registration Part II – Issuing student ID card 

You can find the Postgraduate booklet here in August 2020.

You can obtain a Letter of attendance online. This letter can be used to Open a Bank account, as a refernce letter, for Immigration purposes, and much much more. Please find the how to guide in the following link: UCC Letter of Attendance.

Register for the Postgraduate Orientation here

For those that miss Orientation, you can live stream it at the following link on the day:This link will be updated in September 2020.




*Garda Vetting and Police Clearance

Students entering UCC programmes which involve placements with children and vulnerable adults will be subject to Garda Vetting and Police clearance. Letters of Offer will make reference if your programme requires you to have clearance. More details available at

*Infectious Disease Policy

Students enrolling on certain course in the College of Medicine and Health are at increased risk of contracting and transmitting certain infectious diseases, as a result of being in the clinical environment as part of their course.  It is important in order to protect both patients and students that healthcare professionals are screened for certain infectious illnesses and immunized against these illnesses.  More information is available at

*Fitness to Practice

Students pursuing some degree programmes are required to meet the University’s “Fitness to Practise” policy.  Details are available at

Essential Information Session

All international full degree students should participate in the Essential Information Session provided by Suzanne Buckley, Support Officer for International Students.  Topics covered will include visas, immigration, part-time work, personal security etc.  There will be a questions and answers session and panel discussion with current international students.  The schedule will be emailed to you.

International Office

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Roseleigh, Western Road, Cork, T12 R229

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