Study in Ireland
A space to live and learn.
Study in Ireland
World class education
Ireland is a special and exciting place for anyone who wants to think, explore and learn.
Culturally rich and endlessly curious, we love to challenge, debate, imagine and create. Our universities and colleges combine academic excellence with transformative student experiences. We have become a global research leader in areas such as chemistry, nanotechnology, immunology, agriculture, materials science and mathematics.
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Why Study in Ireland?
Ireland’s worldwide reputation for high quality education is built on the solid foundation of commitment to excellence. We provide a world-class educational environment in English, a solid support system and a fun and active student life. In Ireland, you have a variety of options, from short-term study abroad to highly specialised graduate studies. Beyond a reputation for academic quality and choice, students are drawn to Ireland for our deep cultural traditions, diverse outdoor activities and a vibrant young population. The country of ‘a hundred thousand welcomes’, Ireland has become synonymous with wit, intellect and lively debate. Studying in Ireland gives you the unique opportunity to discover an island rich in heritage and colourful contrasts. Irish institutions consistently produce renowned intellectuals and thought-leaders that inspire, enlighten and entertain the world. Opting to study in Ireland means you will be joining the growing number of international students choosing to maximise their potential here, experiencing a welcome like no other in the world.
Central Statistics Office
The CSO is Ireland's national statistical office and our purpose is to impartially collect, analyse and make available statistics about Ireland’s people, society and economy.
Department of Education
The Department of Education's mission is to facilitate children and young people, through learning, to achieve their full potential and contribute to Ireland’s social, economic and cultural development.
Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science
The Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science funds and creates policy for the higher and further education and research sectors.
Education in Ireland
Promoting Irish Higher Education Institutions overseas.
Higher Education Authority
Developing the Irish higher education and research system.
Irish Research Council
Enabling and sustaining a vibrant research community in Ireland by supporting excellent researchers in all disciplines.
Science Foundation Ireland
Funding oriented basic and applied research in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Union of Students Ireland
Representing 374,000 students in third level education on the Island of Ireland.