Study in One of The Top 100 Young Universities of the World

This vibrant and innovative campus is a popular hit with international students. You will have easy access to the city's exciting mix of historical and cultural attractions, as well as to the magnificently scenic landscapes of the surrounding countryside in the West of Ireland.The integrated living and learning experience at Limerick provides a wonderful opportunity to get to know Irish and other international students.

The University of Limerick offers a wide range of courses and boasts an impressive array of interdisciplinary subjects. As a visiting student, you will have the opportunity to cross-register among any of the University’s academic departments.The university is one of the leading institutions in Ireland for business, science and engineering and it fosters a close relationship with the nearby National Technology Park which houses over 80 organizations.

Being abroad helped to open my eyes to new perspectives on education, science, and life. It was challenging to be so far removed from my friends, family and home but I never could have grown like I did without being so far away. I really appreciated being challenged like that. ”

Laura Rasmussen

Bethel University Student, University of Limerick

  • The Sunday Times University Guide awarded UL the title of 2015 University of the Year.

  • You can choose from 25 societies and 45 sports clubs to join - UL’s multi million dollar sport facility is home to the indomitable Munster rugby team and you can even get certified in scuba diving through the use of UL’s dive tank.

  • UL was awarded 5 star ratings in a 2014 QS Stars™ report across a number of key areas, in particular graduate employability and innovation and knowledge transfer.

Fees & Scholarship Details
Term/Period Departure Date Return Credits Base Program Fee Application Deadline
Spring 2016 1/16/2016 5/17/2016 12-15 $15,950 10/15/2015 More Info
Fall 2016 8/23/2016 12/17/2016 12-15 $15,600 4/20/2016 More Info
Academic Year 2016 8/23/2016 5/16/2017 24-30 $25,400 4/20/2016 More Info

Program fees listed are base fees only. Please select MORE INFO for an estimate of additional expenses and any additional fees that may be incurred based on enrollment selections or housing placements. Dates and fees for future terms will be posted as they become available. Please see Program Calendar for detailed dates.

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Small City


As a participant on an Arcadia program, you are guaranteed accommodation. Our priority is to provide a safe, clean, cost-effective and convenient place for you to live, while offering you every opportunity to explore the local culture and community.


Health & Safety

Student health, safety and security in Ireland are our top priorities. Our experienced and well-connected staff are prepared to deal with any emergencies that may arise...

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