The 3U Pathway Postgraduate Foundation Programme aims to provide international graduates, like you, with a vital bridge between your undergraduate education and the requirements for postgraduate study at Maynooth University, RCSI or other Irish universities.* This intensive programme aims to develop your knowledge, skills and confidence for successful postgraduate study. Throughout the programme, you will:
The programme comprises 2 x 13-week semesters as follows:
SEMESTER 1: English for Academic Purposes 1; Language Skills Development 1; Academic Enquiry; Research Methods; Inter-cultural Communications
SEMESTER 2: English for Academic Purposes 2; Language Skills Development 2; Advanced Research Methods; Developing a Research Proposal
Excellence in English Language Teaching:
3U Partnership has developed a strategic relationship with Emerald Cultural Institute as the chosen English language provider for the 3U Pathway Foundation Programmes. Emerald Cultural Institute has been a leader in quality English language teaching in Ireland for 30 years, and is both ACELS and EAQUALS accredited. ECI shares 3U’s values for excellence in teaching and providing a holistic, student-centred education.
|Progression Opportunities: Students who successfully complete the 3U Pathway Postgraduate Foundation Programme may progress to the postgraduate programme of their choice in Maynooth University, RCSI or another Irish university*|
|Entry Requirements: Applicants must be graduates with a Honours Degree with a GPA of 3.2/4 or 4/5 and an IELTS of 5.0 (with no band less than 5.0) or equivalent.|
|Please Note: If you meet your chosen university’s entry requirements but have an IELTS of 4.5 (with no component less than 4.5), we can advise you of an appropriate language course in order to develop your English language skills, particularly in writing and reading, to the required level for entry onto the 3U Pathway Postgraduate Foundation Programme.
*The 3U Pathway Postgraduate Foundation Programme is also recognised by a number of other Higher Education Institutes in Ireland and the UK. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if your destination university is not a 3U partner.
|Closing Date for Applications for Next Programme:
1 December 2016
Sandford Close, Milltown Park, Ranelagh, Co. Dublin.
|Contact Us: email@example.com|
Next Programme Starting
Monday 9 January 2017
26 weeks comprising two 13-week semesters
Honours Degree with a GPA of 3.2/4 or 4/5 and an IELTS of 5.0 (with no band less than 5.0) or equivalent.
Closing Date for Applications
1 December 2016