As far back as 500 AD, Ireland, and its monks and monasteries, were at the centre of learning in Europe, earning Ireland the title Land of Saints and STudents. In 1592, Trinity College Dublin received its charter and university status. National University of Ireland Maynooth dates back to 1795, and the universities in Galway and Cork were both founded in 1845.
Ireland’s history has engendered a deep appreciation and respect for learning, and, today, Acadamic attainment rates are among the best in the world. Over 85% of young people complete secondary level education, and over two-thirds of those go on to higher level education. Ireland is ranked first in Europe in terms of graduates per 1,000 inhabitants.
Government investment in world class services build on a long tradition of academic excellence. Today, there are seven universities, 14 Institutes of Technology and a lot of other world-leading education and research centres, housed in state-of-the-art facilities on attractive campuses
Irish research ranks within the top 1% globally in 18 research fields, and every one of the country’s universities are in the top 3 % worldwide. Students from 160 countries study in Ireland and make up 12% the student population.
Study in one of the great education systems in the world for higher education achievements.
Benefit From Ireland’s investment in the education system.
Choose from over 5000 worldwide recognised qualifications.
Access best research opportunities in world-leading programmes.
Connect with career opportunities with leading global companies located in Ireland.
Achieve your Goals in Europe’s most entrepreneurial country.
Join the 35,000 international students from 161 countries enjoying Ireland’s vibrant culture.
Live in an English speaking country.
Experience living in one of the friendliest and secure contries in the world.
Living in Ireland
The friendlyness and hospitality for which the Irish people are well-known contribute to the ease with which abroad students acclimatize to the way of life and in particular, student life in Ireland. Student cost of living start at 650EUR/month
Working in Ireland
International students occupied in full-time study of atleast one year on a course leading to a qualification which is renowned by the Irish Department of Education and Skills currently do not need a work permit to work in Ireland.