Discover the ancient beauty of Ireland’s cities and coasts

International students researching their options for study are faced with numerous – often confusing – options and factors to consider. Do I want to live in Dublin, a bustling capital city rich in history, culture and with growing global industries? Or would I rather study somewhere rural and get to know Ireland’s stunning scenery, countryside and coastlines? We’re here to help you answer such questions, and ensure that the process of choosing a path for study is smoother and more intuitive for students, parents and counsellors alike.

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STUDYING IN IRELAND

Chasing the Highlands

Having learned so much about the ancient Celtic tradition in my old Irish classes here on campus, I couldn't wait to get a chance...

Heart of Dublin

I came to Dublin from Melbourne in Australia with the aim of doing nothing more than working to save so I could travel around Europe. A...

Summer is Coming

If any of you got that sort of Game of Thrones reference in the title, I know we can be friends. But in all...

Wandering in Wonderful Ireland

My time at Maynooth University is fleeting, it seems semester 1 comes to an end just overnight. Looking back to these past days, I...

Christmas Holidays in Dublin

For Christmas this year, I am very excited because this is my first Christmas abroad. To tell the truth, Christmas is not a traditional...

From Incredible India to Incredible Ireland

Namaste! I am Nikita Sarawagi from India, pursuing my Masters in Data Science and Analytics at Maynooth University. It's been two months away from...

STUDENT LIFE

4 Ways To Use Your Experience As An ESL Student In Your College Essays

Your college essay is the best way to stand out from all the other applicants out there. It's a way to show that you're...

5 Tips on How to Read Big Books at University

These novels sit proudly on bookcases all around the world George Elliot's Middlemarch (904 pages), Herman Melville's Moby Dick (635 pages), Leo Tolstoy's War and Peace (1,225 pages),...

Preventing and Coping with Academic Burnout

Academic burnout is a long-term condition that leaves you feeling frustrated and unmotivated with impacts on your schoolwork and concentration. It can be very...

SCHOLARSHIPS

Seeking Integration Toward the Truth

Moving to a new place to begin a new stage of life is such an interesting experience because it requires asking important fundamental questions...

Studying the ABC’s

“Better you than me,” the Tesco customer service agent quipped with a chuckle as she rang up my groceries after asking what I am...

Caught Up by the Coast

Hello! My name is Felipe Ventura Vargas, I am a Physics student from Brazil, and here in Ireland, I will be studying Astrophysics for one...

WHAT ALUMNI SAY

How To Write The Most Outstanding Scholarship Essay

When applying for scholarships, you know that you're going to be up against some stiff competition. How can you ensure that your application essay...

Top 5 Government Funded Scholarships for International Students

For many international students, government funding in the form of grants, bursaries and scholarships is the only way they can pursue their dream of...

A Complete Guide To Finding and Applying for Scholarships

Governments of all countries today are looking forward to accepting international intakes. This has motivated them to extend various scholarships and grants to meritorious...

STUDENT BLOGS

Seeking Integration Toward the Truth

Moving to a new place to begin a new stage of life is such an interesting experience because it requires asking important fundamental questions...

How To Write The Most Outstanding Scholarship Essay

When applying for scholarships, you know that you're going to be up against some stiff competition. How can you ensure that your application essay...

A Heart Full of Gratitude

“The days are long, but the years are short,” goes the saying—referring to the paradoxical way in which individual days can seem slow and...