Entry Requirements




Qualification Leads to entry into
Canadian High School or Secondary School Diploma – an overall score of 65-75% in 5 acceptable grade 12 subjects, or in the case of letter grades 5 Bs. Year 1 of Bachelors degrees
Satisfactorily completion of one year of a college/university programme with GPA of 2. Year 1 of Bachelors degree
Associate degree (2 years) Possibly year 2 of Bachelors degrees


Entry onto Postgraduate programmes

If you are applying for a Masters (e.g. MA, MSc, MBA) programme at NCI, you will be required to meet the English Language requirements and will typically have one of the following qualifications: 

  • Bachelor degree from a recognized institution with an award of 2.2 or higher/GPA 2.8, depending on subject area 


Representatives in Your Country

Our representatives in your country

Please contact the international team on international@ncirl.ie

Upcoming Events

You can visit the International Events page to learn more about upcoming NCI trips and events in your region.