Why study in Dublin?

Dublin is a friendly English-speaking city on the edge of western Europe. Safe and accessible from all over the world, Dublin is a great place for international students.

Dublin boasts two of the top ranked universities in the world. A degree from either University College Dublin (UCD) or Trinity College Dublin will set you apart from other candidates when you go on to the next stage of your career.

Come to Ireland and study in Dublin, one of the top ten student cities in the world*

*QS Best Student Cities 2012/13

Where Dublin can take you

A compact seaside city steeped in ancient history with a modern personality and an ever-changing cultural landscape, Dublin is the perfect place for international students.

In partnership with Ireland’s two flagship universities, the International Study Centre gives you the chance to study at either UCD or Trinity College Dublin while you settle into your Dublin life.

Dublin is a city passionate about its reputation for being one of the friendliest and most exciting capitals in Europe. With a young and entrepreneurial population there has never been a better time to explore your life in Dublin and find out where it can take you.  

Ireland, a great position in the world

Ireland may be a small nation, but it has a big impact on the world. Built on a skilled graduate workforce, strong business links and a young, energetic population, contemporary Irish culture stands out in Europe with its creativity, intelligence and good humour.

The Irish education system is considered one of the best in the world and Ireland’s higher education institutions are internationally recognised as centres of excellence.

Over the last few decades, Ireland has welcomed global companies like Google, Facebook, Intel and Hewlett Packard, to establish European headquarters in Dublin and employ innovative, high quality graduates.

In 2012, the Global Peace Index ranked Ireland as the sixth most peaceful place on Earth.

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