Institute of Leadership, Dublin

Fees and funding

EU applicants

  • Year 1: €8,000
  • Year 2: €4,500

Non-EU applicants

  • Year 1: €16,000
  • Year 2: €9,000
Year 1 Date EU Non EU
1st Payment On Application €2,000 €4,000
2nd Payment January 31st €2,000 €4,000
3rd Payment March 31st €2,000 €4,000
4th Payment May 31st €2,000 €4,000

You can complete three modules to receive a postgraduate certificate (total fee: €4,150) or you can exit with a postgraduate diploma upon completion of six modules (total fee: €8,300). A stand-alone module option can also be made available (total fee: €1,395) depending on class numbers.

Please note

  • The tuition includes all resources, including core textbooks, access to our award-winning online learning portal and access to extensive RCSI-only databases.
  • The tuition fee is also inclusive of an NUI fee.
  • Fees are payable via instalments or in one lump sum.
  • All fees must be paid in full at the beginning of each semester.
  • Students with outstanding fees will not be entitled to receive their grades.
  • Students with outstanding fees will have VLE and library privileges withdrawn.
  • Students with outstanding fees at the end of Year 1 will not have grades brought forward to the Exam Board and will not progress to Year 2.
  • Students with outstanding fees at the end of Year 2 will not have their grades brought forward to the exam board and will not graduate.
  • We ask that students who are being sponsored or funded by their employer forward us on a funding confirmation letter. This can be sent to leadership@rcsi.ie
Institute of Leadership Fee Policy (Ireland) PDF | 228.6 KB


If your studies are being funded by your employer, please complete the sponsorship form below and upload it during the application process. (NMPDU Students please upload a copy of your confirmation letter).

We will invoice your employer directly for fees, however if fees are not paid by your employer it is the responsibility of the student to ensure that they are cleared before results can be issued.

Sponsorship form PDF | 439.6 KB