Student Opportunities

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UCD English Language Academy


Free English Lessons All Levels, Tues 9th April – Thurs 30th May, 6.30-8.30pm

To register, contact before 25 March 

25th March 2019 

Earn while you study -  Servisource are looking to recruit Personal Assistants / Note takers for students on campus here in UCD.
Positions will be part time and hours can be arranged around your current studies. All applicants must have the rights to work in Ireland. Please contact or call 042 936 8323 for further information.  


Career Development Centre - On Campus Events for College of Social Sciences & Law Students

for further information see


Internship Possibilities (esp for MSc students) (some relevant for undergraduates)

EUROPEAN INVESTMENT BANK    (Select 'internships' under the 'Job Function')

ESRI- Research Assistants Programme (Economics)
For details see here

22nd March 2019 

Economy + Society Summer School 2019: May 13th to 17th

A week-long residential summer school in Blackwater Castle, featuring lectures, focused reading groups and student presentations. This event is suitable for Ph.D researchers across the Social Sciences, and dedicated to interdisciplinary discussions of the contemporary transformations of economy and society:

To apply: send a CV and one-page overview of your research to (Deadline for applications: 31st of March)
School costs: €400 – covering course, accommodation, food, refreshment & entertainment.


31st March 2019

Three Nobels in Economics - Sharpe, Spence, Roth - at the Iseo Summer School 2019, Italy

The I.S.E.O. Summer School in Economics is one of the few summer courses in the world featuring several Nobel Laureates. Organized by the I.S.E.O. Institute (a non profit institute chaired by Robert Solow), it's aimed at young professionals, researchers and graduate students (masters and phd) notably in Economics and in Finance. For its 16th edition, taking place in Iseo (Brescia, Italy) from 15-22 June 2019, the I.S.E.O. Summer School will feature Alvin Roth (Nobel Laureate 2012), William Sharpe (Nobel Laureate 1990) and Michael Spence (Nobel Laureate 2001). Further international economists will be announced later.

Graduate students (master and phd), young economists, researchers and teaching assistants can be eligible for the I.S.E.O. Summer School 2019. In order to apply, students have to fill in the application form downloadable from the website Deadline to apply: 28th April 2019. Early application is highly encouraged since enrolment is limited.

28 April 2019

Sherry FitzGerald Group currently has an opportunity for an Junior Economist to join their Research team.

This is a 1-year fixed term contract and is based in our head office in Sandyford, Dublin 18.
Masters in Economics, 1-2 years plus post graduate experience desirable but not essential. 
To apply, please email your cover letter and CV in confidence to stating that it is the Junior Economist role that you are applying for.

The Suas Volunteer Programme 2019

Volunteer in India or Zambia as a teaching assistant for eight weeks in summer 2019.

You will receive training before, during and after the international placement. No previous teaching experience is required. Key knowledge and skills that we seek to develop in volunteers through training are: teamwork, leadership, critical thinking, creativity and resilience.

For more information and to apply, visit:
Summer 2019

The Prague-based NGO SCHOLA EMPIRICA is pleased to launch the 15th edition of Prague Summer Schools!

Prague Summer Schools are seven-day academic programs designed to bring together undergraduate and graduate students of various nationalities and academic backgrounds to enjoy their summer holidays in a unique academic and cultural environment.
SCHOLA EMPIRICA is pleased to announce the forthcoming Prague Summer Schools on the following topics:
Summer School on Crime, Law and Psychology
Summer School on Europe in Crisis: Hopes and Fears of the EU
Summer School on China: A World Superpower - Myth or Reality?
Summer School on Development, Sustainability and Globalization
Summer School on Education: The Future of School
Summer School on Behavioral Economics and Psychology 
When? 29 June - 6 July 2019
Where? Prague, Czech Republic
We invite you to visit our website to discover the details about the upcoming programs. 
29th June 2018