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Graduate Research Student Fees

Graduate Research Student Fees with effect 01 May 2015



Year FT

Year PT









EU full-time €4500 €4500 €4500 €4500
EU Full Time Loyalty*
€2250 €2250 €2250 €2250
EU part-time €3000 €3000 €3000  
EU part-time loyalty €1500 €1500 €1500  
Non-EU full-time €9000 €9000 €9000 €9000
Non-EU full-time loyalty €4500 €4500 €4500 €4500
Non-EU part-time €6000 €6000 €6000  
Non-EU part-time loyalty €3000 €3000 €3000  
EU PhD by Publication** €2500      
Non-EU PhD by Publication** €4750


‌All students are permitted a grace period of up to 6 months after their due date. Students who fail to submit within the 6 month grace period following their thesis submission date can continue as a registered student for 1 year only, on payment of the supervision fee, €8,500, in which case they will have full access to facilities and supervision. 

The loyalty fee only applies to new self-funded research students. Prior to application for the loyalty fee, candidates must have successfully completed at least 2 years undergraduate or one year postgraduate education at DIT on a self-funded basis, i.e. candidates must have paid at least two years (or one year, if postgraduate) of full fees, including tuition fee and every other application fee.

For further information regarding fees contact the Graduate Research School Office