Click here for the complete 2018 Summer School Schedule

This summer school is aimed at adults in Ireland and abroad who are interested in the Irish language and in Irish culture. It may also suit students, both in Ireland and abroad, who are studying Irish as a subject or undertaking an Irish Studies Degree. 

Daily Programme

09:30 - 13:00 Irish classes at 5 levels
13:00 - 15:00 Lunch
15:00 - 17:00 Bilingual Lectures
19:00 - 20:00 Cultural Workshops

2018 Summer School Participants

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Feedback from our 2017 & 2018 participants

  • "Coming from a foreign country, I appreciated the opportunity to speak a lot in class. I found there was a good balance in the course ... the accommodation was also excellent." - Matthew Tran-Adams
  • "The summer school was a great experience, with superb quality teaching and very informative lectures in the afternoons ... I would highly recommend it to anyone, whether Irish or not." - Dominic Lawson
  • "The standard far exceeded my expectations and introduced me to many aspects of Irish poetry and literature. Fascinating introduction to music, ance and song, loved the dancing lesson!" - Anne Keirnan
  • "... there was a fantastic balance between active learning in the morning and more traditional lectures in the afternoon. Everything ran wonderfully smoothly." - Áine Mahon

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Fees and Discount Codes

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  1. Tuition (without accommodation) = €250*
  2. Tuition + Accommodation (five nights) = €600
  3. Lectures only = €100

*Please use discount code NonStuNoAc when registering online to avail of a discount of €350.

Click here to take our online placement test.

Current Students & Staff (Full-time): UCD, WUN and Universitas 21 only 

  1. Tuition (without accommodation) = €180*
  2. Tuition + Accommodation (five nights) = €432**
  3. Lectures only = €50

*Please use discount code U21UCD when registering online to avail of a discount of €420.

**Please use discount code U21 when registering online to avail of a discount of €168.

 

Bring evidence (student card) to the Tionól. 

Click here to view the Universitas 21 member list.

Click here to view the WUN member list.

 

Click here to take our online placement test.

Current Students (Full-time): Non-WUN, Non-Universitas 21

  1. Tuition (without accommodation) = €200*
  2. Tuition + Accommodation (five nights) = €450**
  3. Lectures only = €50

*Please use discount code StuNoAcc when registering online to avail of a discount of €400.

**Please use discount code StuAcc when registering online to avail of a discount of €150.

 

Bring evidence (student card) to the Tionól. 

Click here to view the Universitas 21 member list.

Click here to view the WUN member list.

 

Click here to take our online placement test.

Further discounts available for groups of 10+

Contact: oifigeach.gaeilge@ucd.ie 

Accommodation (five nights, single room ensuite) will be provided on the UCD campus, from Sunday to Friday.

Applicants may book accommodation for spouse/partner/family member. The cost of overnight accommodation (five nights, single room ensuite) is €350.

 

Click here to take our online placement test.