Medical, Travel and Course Insurance Fees in Dublin

Medical, Travel and Course Insurance Fees in Dublin

Insurance fees: €8.50 / week / person (2024).

Before you arrive in Ireland, you should take out insurance for your own financial and personal security. You can take out your own insurance or the International Student Policy offered by our partner insurance provider: Guard.Me

  • The Multi-Risk with Cancellation Guard.Me policy, covers cancellation charges BEFORE arrival for all international students, regardless of country
  • If you are a EU national, you should bring your European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) which allows access to health care services
  • Frances King can book the insurance for you, with
    Please email in order to enquire about and book insurance
  • If you book the Dublin Teenager Homestay Programme, you do not need to book insurance as it is included in the package

Key features of Guard.Me insurance policy are:

  • Reimbursement of pre-paid course fees if you have to cancel or cut short your course due to an accident or illness of yourself or a close relative
  • Payment of medical costs (if you have an accident or illness) which are not covered by the National Health Service
  • Emergency Dental treatment

Guard.Me International Student Policy

Summary of CoverDublin
Cancellation and CurtailmentUp to €7,500
Emergency Medical ExpensesUp to €10,000,000
Personal LiabilityUp to €2,000,000
Personal AccidentUp to €25,000
Personal BelongingsUp to €2,000

See International Student Policy product information and policy wording.

For information regarding Covid-19 cover, see link to Covid FAQs.