Free Fees Initiative
Under the Free Fees Initiative your tuition fees will be paid to your university by Ireland’s Higher Education Authority if you satisfy all the following criteria. Full criteria for eligibility can be found on the Student Finance Ireland site.
Student Contribution Fee
Most HEIs will require you to pay an annual Student Contribution Fee. The amount varies from one institution to another but is capped at a maximum of 3.000.-€
The fee covers the provision of student services such as libraries, computing, clubs, bars, and examination entry fees.