How to apply

The first step is to consult with the International Office in your school as they may organise the application process with DBS and will send your documents on your behalf. If your International Office does not have a partnership with DBS and you wish to apply as a ‘free mover’, please submit your application directly to our European admissions team at [email protected].

Application documents:

[1] Please complete the European Application Form
Download the PDF and type answers using a keyboard.

One Semester options:
• Undergraduate Semester programme - 30 ECTS
• Certificate in Global Business (QQI award) - 30 ECTS
• Postgraduate Semester programme - 30 ECTS

Full Academic Year options:
Please indicate year of entry to DBS and include the name (and stream if relevant of the DBS programme)

• Ordinary Bachelor Degree - Level 7
• Bachelor of Arts, Honours Degree - Level 8
• Postgraduate Degree - Level 9
• Year-Long Semester Abroad - 60 ECTS

[2] A copy of Passport or National ID Card

[3] Evidence of English Language Proficiency
For applicants whose first language is not English, you must provide an internationally recognised English language test score (e.g. B2+ for CEFRL, 6.0 for IELTS, 105 for Duolingo, B2+ for Cambridge English (ESOL Level 2), 76 for TOEFL IBT and 50-57 for PTE). 

English proficiency exams must be dated within the last 2 years.

Please check under the individual programme requirements for any specific variance in
entry requirements.

[4] Official Degree Transcripts for each year and each semester to date
Translation is required for documentation and transcripts not produced in English.

If you are applying directly you can email your documents to [email protected] or post them to:
European Admissions Department, 
Dublin Business School, 
13-14 Aungier Street, 
Dublin 2.

The Admissions team will review your application and notify you of their decision. If you are offered a place, in order to formally accept it you will need to sign the offer letter.