Live and learn as part of a buzzing campus community in this renowned university in the Mid-West of Ireland.

Surround yourself with pioneering research, facilities and sportspeople in the University of Limerick (UL).

Why do over 3,000 international students choose UL every year? If you have ambitious academic goals and deep curiosity about Ireland life, it has a compelling offering. UL is a world-class university dedicated as much to international education as to the study and support of Irish culture, art, dance, and sport.

Then there’s UL’s award-winning campus. With state-of-the-art facilities, six purpose-built student villages, the country’s best sports complex and beautiful parkland grounds, the campus has been built and continually improved with student needs and community in mind.

Come to UL for the innovation and research, international flavour and proud sporting traditions.

International students answer the question: Why choose UL?

At A Glance
Semester at University of Limerick
Semester Dates
Autumn term - 30 October 2021-18 December 2021
Spring term - 17 January - 16 May 2022

*These are semester start dates, not dates of arrival. Please talk to an advisor for arrival dates and airfare booking.

1 semester - 2 semesters
Apply By
Autumn and AY: 15 May

Spring: 15 October


What's included?

Airfare, visa costs, materials for class, in-country transportation, and spending money aren’t included.

Application fee

€95 Non refundable

Commitment fee

€500 Non refundable


Application and Commitment fees are in addition to the programme fee.

Up to €1,000