A full-time undergraduate course of not less than two years’ duration or a full-time postgraduate course of not less than one year duration in an approved institution.
A full-time undergraduate course of not less than two years duration pursued in a university or third-level institution which is maintained or assisted by recurrent grants from public funds in another EU member state, with the exception of the following:-
Courses in colleges of further and Higher Education (other than courses which are at Higher National Diploma level or higher)
Courses provided in a college which are offered in private commercial third level colleges in the State, and which are validated by that college Courses
in colleges akin to private commercial colleges in Ireland