Visa Requirements (Ireland)

All medical students will spend the first two and a half years of the medical programme in Ireland. The educational relationship between Malaysia and Ireland is more than five decades old, and the expert support team at RUMC will provide you with the advice and guidance that you need to manage your immigration requirements.

Overseas students arriving in Ireland are subject to immigration regulations. The following documents must be provided:

  1. Passport (and visa if required)
  2. Letter of admission to the medical college
  3. Letter of guarantee indicating the amount of annual funds that you have available to support your time in Ireland
  4. Three passport-sized photographs

EU Nationals and citizens of certain other countries will not require a visa.

Citizens of the following countries will not require a visa:

JapanMalaysiaSingaporeSouth Africa
BruneiHong Kong (Special)United States of AmericaKorea
New ZealandGuatemalaAustraliaCanada
MalawiEU countries

If you do need a visa to fulfil your Irish immigration responsibilities, the team at RCSI & UCD Malaysia Campus will provide you with all the necessary information and procedure once your application to the University has been processed and approved.