That depends on where you come from. Students from the EEA, Norway, Iceland, Switzerland and Liechtenstein do not need a visa to travel to or study in Ireland. Students from visa-waiver countries such as Brazil, Uruguay, Chile, Panama, Argentina, Mexico, USA, Canada, Japan, Korea and Taiwan do not need a visa to enter Ireland but must register after arrival. Students from visa-requiring countries such as Turkey, Colombia, China, Russia, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, and India require a visa in advance of traveling to Ireland. For full information please visit www.inis.gov.ie. Go to ‘check if you need a visa’ for further information.