EDUCATION SYSTEM IN IRELAND
The education system in Ireland has a holistic set-up where it caters to International students in Bachelors, Masters and Diploma degrees. Universities in Ireland offer programs right from certificate level to doctorate level. Ireland has 9 universities, 14 technical institutes and 24 recognized independent institutes. All are closely associated with industries. One can study bachelor's degree in Ireland in three to four year duration, a subsequent graduate diploma in Ireland in one-year duration and further master's level degree from one to two year duration. They provide vocational programs for industries such as catering, hospitality-tourism, business studies. In the coming two decades, the Irish Higher education system will undergo major reorganization based on recommendations by the Higher Education Authority (HEA). They are designed to cover students’ tuition fees, cost of field trips or student contribution.