The number of foreign students who have been making it to Ireland has been remarkably voluminous. The fact of the matter is that European countries have become hubs for international studies. Above all, the safe and welcoming ecology of Ireland and its excellence in the stream of academics are prime reasons to attract students from across the globe.
Apart from being the best destination for an attractive education system, the job oriented programs are equally remarkable. It is widely known that the Enterprise Ireland handles and manages the country’s educational network under the Ministry of Education and skills which have been instrumental in providing employment opportunities after the completion of studies.
Up to a certain point of time, international students were entitled to stay back after studies for 12 months. The Irish government under the Third Level Graduate Scheme for international students has extended to 24 months for all those who have completed a Master’s program or a Post Graduate Diploma or a Doctoral Degree recognized by the Irish National Framework of Qualifications. This makes the international students seek for employment opportunities after the completion of studies.
Eligibility for the Third Level Graduate Scheme
• Need to have a Garda National Immigration Bureau Card
• A authorization letter from the university authenticating the completion of your studies
• Employers would hire students for 40 hours a week under this scheme
• Valid Passport
• Pay €300 through a debit or credit card
The GNIB card is valid for twelve months now that the newly launched scheme validates the stay for 24 months. After this validity, you would be eligible to apply for a green card or work permit scheme. The new scheme is a blessing in disguise for Indian students to launch their individual careers into streams such as Biotechnology, Biopharma, Engineering, Medical and Health Care, Retail services, Food Science, Telecom, Media, Financial and Banking sector as well.
Moreover, the factor that strengthens this opportunity is a mutual strong bond amidst the Irish Academicia and the Employment Industry. Students will find efficient opportunities in every field. Addition to the changes and exuberant schemes institutions are regrouping and equally reorganizing themselves to make the path more feasible to attract a number of admissions. The year 2017 will witness more of the Indo-Ireland educational partnerships with more benefits in the days to come.
This extension is a golden opportunity for foreign students. Bright students will help the economy enhance and being a part of the Irish workforce and contributing best abilities to the talent pool will be inspiring for the folks to come.
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