Ireland

Irish Institutions

International students researching their options for study are faced with numerous – often confusing – options and factors to consider. You may find yourself...

International Student Dinuka’s Degree at University College Dublin

Coming from Sri Lanka, Dinuka Tharangi Jayaweera joined University College Dublin in 2015 and completed her BSc degree in Computer Science in 2017. She...

Why Study Abroad in Ireland? – University College Dublin

There are so many reasons why an international student would want to study abroad in Ireland, and in the capital city of Dublin. One of...

Becoming a Doctor: How Long Does It Take?

To read our in-depth article about studying medicine in Germany, click here. If you're looking to work in the medical profession, you will no doubt...

Where to Next: Top 5 Student-Friendly Cities in The World

You’ve chosen the degree you want to pursue. You have a pretty good idea of what job title you want to nail after graduation....

On the Paciffic, in pubs, with time

On Sunday afternoons in the oldest pub in Dublin, there’s music in guitars and in glasses of Guinness. I go sometimes. I duck under waving...

Have your tea biscuits and eat them too

As I was tumbling from a pier in Howth, I felt as though I had a lifetime to think about feathers. Bird feathers and bowling...

Never Stop Exploring

This eventful semester at Maynooth has finally come to an end with the exams finishing recently but let's not linger on the topic of...

Reminiscing About January

So, January flew by this time. What it was, I have no idea, but it’s a good sign I suppose. On the 3rd of January,...

Silent M’s and Silent Nights: an ode to ‘Oments’

“Where are my international students?” Unable to escape the subsequent prodding and nudging by the giggling sopranos around me, I warily raise my hand. The...

My 10 Months in Ireland

Ten months have passed since I came to Ireland and I can’t believe how fast time went by. I am missing my life here...

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...

Most Wonderful Time of the Year (December)

The way to spend a wonderful time is not only in Ireland but studying here you gives you the opportunity to visit other Europe...

Welcoming Snow

Here comes my second blog! A lot of things happened since the last time I wrote, all of them amazing to my delight. I...

I Really Don’t Want to Leave Ireland Yet

Made it halfway! But it’s actually a sad realisation, as I really do not want to leave Ireland yet. Anyhow, the month was great...