Gaeltacht UCD Summer School, 29 June - 3 July 2020

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

If you have any questions about the summer school please contact failte@ucd.ie 

*Avail of our Early Bird rate by booking before October 31st 2019*

2019 Brochure

The 2020 brochure will be available in September. 


Lectures

2019 Brochure 

2018 lectures

2017 lectures

Daily Programme 

09:30 - 13:00 Irish classes at 5 levels
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch
14:30 - 16:30 Bilingual Lectures
19:00 - 20:00 Cultural Workshops


Feedback from our 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, dance and song, loved the dancing lesson!" - Anne Keirnan

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Fees and Discount Codes

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*Early Bird Discount available until Oct. 31 2019

  1. Tuition (without accommodation): (€265) *€245 before October 31st 2019
  2. Accommodation (five nights): €355

Total for Tuition and Accomodation: (€620) *€600 before October 31st 2019

*Please use discount code EARLYBIRD when registering online to avail of this discount. 

 

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

  1. Tuition (without acccomdation): (€265) *€215 with discount code 
  2. Accommodation(five nights): €355

Total for Tuition and Accommodation: (€620) *€570 with discount code

*Please use discount code student1 when registering online to avail of this discount.

Please bring your student card to the summer school. 

Click here to view the Universitas 21 member list.

Click here to view the WUN member list.

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

  1. Tuition (without accommodation): (€265) *€235 with discount code
  2. Accommodation (five nights): (€355)

Total for Tuition and Accommodation: (€620) *€590 with discount code

*Please use discount code student2 when registering online to avail of this discount.

 

Please bring your student card to the summer school. 

Click here to view the Universitas 21 member list.

Click here to view the WUN member list.

Further discounts available for groups of 10+

Contact: failte@ucd.ie 

Accommodation

Should you require on-campus accommodation for Tionól Gaeilge UCD, 29 June - 3 July 2020, we advise that you book your place as soon as possible as the number of rooms available for this particular course are restricted.

Accommodation (five nights, single room ensuite) will be provided on the UCD campus, from Sunday to Friday, with breakfast included for €355. 

Applicants may book accommodation for spouse/partner/family member. The cost of overnight accommodation (five nights, single room ensuite) is €355.

Click here to take our online placement test.

Enquiries: failte@ucd.ie