Waterford Institute of Technology Ranking, Courses, Campus & Tuition Fee

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    Estd1970established year
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    Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) is a leading university located in South-East of Ireland, offering many research courses and programs to the students coming from different educational qualifications. Presently, there are more than 10,000 students studying different courses at WIT; the students can choose from various different UG, PG and even part-time courses as well.

    Waterford Institute of Technology offers a learning platform to the national and international students as well; students from more than 70 countries have selected WIT for further studies. Also, WIT has strategic collaboration partnerships with more than 300 education and industry partners.


    • Waterford Institute of Technology has been placed at #10 among the top-32 institutes in Ireland and the top loT (Unirank).
    • Webometrics ranked Waterford as #10 institution in Ireland.
    • The institute has regularly appeared among the high-performing institutes in Ireland in the Annual Sunday Times ranking.


    college Type Public
    Campus Setting Urban
    Establishment Year 1970
    Courses by School Six (Business, Engineering, Health Science, Humanities, Science, Lifelong learning & Education)
    Application fee No fees
    Applications Accepted Apply online
    Admission Helpline Tel: 353 (0)51 302000
    Work-Study Available
    Mode of Program Full time/Part-time
    Official Website

    Waterford Institute of Technology Programs

    • WIT offers different levels of qualifications to the learners; the institute provides UG programs through The School of Business, The School of Engineering, The School of Health Sciences, The School of Humanities and The School of Science.
    • The postgraduate programs at Masters and Doctoral (Ph.D.) levels are offered to students who meet the academic requirements for admission.
    • Some of the facilities that are provided to the students while studying at WIT include Luke Wadding Library, ArcLabs Research & Innovation Centre, NetLabs Integrated Research Building to name a few.
    • Also, the students are motivated to participate in various sports activities that are organized at WIT’ Sports Campus. The sports campus is spread over 160 acres of land thus giving tons of opportunities to the students to take part in different events.

    Waterford Institute of Technology Residence

    • There are many options for high-quality student accommodation in Waterford City. The students can opt for the private residential self-catering in houses or apartments or can also choose on-campus WIT student residences.
    • The accommodation places fill up very quickly so the students are advised to reserve their accommodation at the earliest.

    Waterford Institute of Technology Admission Process

    • Application: International students can complete their application online and submit it along with the required documents. The applications for PG programs at WIT must be made on-line through PAC.
    • Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted up to May 31 each year for the programs that will be starting in the following September.
    • General Requirements: Original academic transcripts/mark sheets, must be at least 17 years of age in January of the year of entry (for UG course) official program completion certificate/Degree/Diploma, IELTS scores.
    • Additional requirements: Passport issued by official authorities, Birth certificate, valid student Visa to study in Ireland, financial statement.

    English Proficiency Test: The students need to submit an original score sheet of IELTS.

    Program (UG Course) Score
    Engineering, Health Sciences & Science TOEFL: 70 (IBt score)
    IELTS: 5.5
    Business, Education & Humanities TOEFL: 80 (IBt score)
    IELTS: 6.0
    Program (PG Course)
    Engineering, Health Sciences & Science TOEFL: 80 (IBt score)
    IELTS: 6
    Business, Education & Humanities TOEFL: 91 (IBt score)
    IELTS: 6.5

    Waterford Institute of Technology Cost of Attendance

    The international students have to pay the following expenses while studying at the institute.


    International UG  Fees
    Certificate in English for Academic Study (2 semesters) Euro 6,000
    Pre-sessional English Language Programme (4 weeks) Euro 1,500
    Ordinary Bachelor Degree Euro 10,250
    Honors Bachelor Degree Euro 10,250
    International PG
    Business Euro 10,250-11,250
    Engineering Euro 10,500
    Science Euro 10,250-10,500

    Note: The international tuition fee will be refunded in full, in case the students don’t get their visa but the students need to show documentary evidence of the refusal to the international office.

    Cost of Accommodation

    The residences fee at WIT is mentioned beneath:

    Room type Rent (Euro)
    City Campus Deluxe Ensuite 5,820
    City Campus Single Ensuite 4,270
    City Campus Single 4,140
    College Campus Single Ensuite 4,270

    These apartments are based on the Main Campus and give easy access to all WIT services and facilities to the students. The students need to deposit Euro 300 for booking room which is refundable towards the end of the license period.

    WIT Financial Aid

    WIT is committed to offering a wide range of scholarships to students coming from other countries; the scholarships are available to students applying for undergraduate, higher diploma and PG Courses at WIT.

    Programs Scholarships
    Scholarships for Undergraduate Programmes Scholarships for undergraduate programs offer a reduction of 20% in tuition fees.
    Scholarships for Higher Diploma Programmes 20% reduction in the tuition fees
    Scholarships for Postgraduate Programmes Reduction up to Euro 2,000 for full-time PG Course

    These scholarships are available to all non-EU students applying for full-time programs only at WIT for the first time; however, the students need to meet the eligibility criteria to get the funding.

    INR 8.5 L/Yr
    Exam Scores: IELTS6.0|TOEFL80

    Bachelor of Architecture [B.Arch]

    5 years
    Honours, On Campus
    Full Time
    INR 8.5 L/Yr
    Exam Scores: IELTS6.0|TOEFL80

    Bachelor of Business [B.Bus] Economics And Finance

    4 years
    Honours, On Campus
    Full Time
    INR 8.5 L/Yr
    Exam Scores: IELTS6.0|TOEFL80
    INR 8.5 L/Yr
    Exam Scores: IELTS6.0|TOEFL80
    INR 8.7 L/Yr
    Exam Scores: IELTS6.0|TOEFL80

    College Rating

    Based on 2 Students Rating

    8.5 out of 10
    8.0/10Social Life

    Waterford Institute of Technology Admissions

    Attendance Cost


    attendance cost

    The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

    Tuition fees
    Undergraduate Programs
    ₹850,158 / Year
    Post Graduate Program
    ₹954,411 / Year
    Cork Rd, Waterford, Ireland


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