Applications are open from December 15th to December 23rd, 2018 for students from UCD, TCD, NUIG, UCC, UL and RCSI. You will be notified of the outcome of your application by the end of December.

1. read through the essential documents

Before submitting an online application, it is crucial to have an idea of the requirements for the various countries which can be found on their Exchange Conditions (EC). All students must also read through and sign the SCOPE Terms & Conditions form which is to be submitted in Step 2.

2. ONLINE APPLICATION FORM & document submission

Click here to begin an application!

Please note that you will be allowed 3 country choices - only the 1st choice is mandatory; we advise that you only fill in countries that you are willing to accept due to high competition for each country.

Upon submission of your application form, please email the following documents to your respective LEOs.

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • Motivation Letter (750 words maximum)

  • Grade transcript from previous academic year - screenshots are accepted

  • Signed SCOPE Terms & Conditions

2. interview

Selected candidates will then sit through a short, informal Skype interview with the NEO and LEOs of a different university. You will be notified of the outcome of your application 

3. payment of application fees

Upon acceptance of offer, you will be required to pay €580 before we send your Application Form and Card of Documents to the hosting country.

4. upload application in the application portal

5. card of acceptance

You will receive a Card of Acceptance (CA) from the host country which specifies which city and department you will be placed in.

6. pre-departure training

7. prepare to go on the exchange!