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The School of Education is a leader in its field, internationally recognized for its research and over 100 years of service to the wider education community in Ireland. 


About the school

Welcome to the School of Education, a leader in the field of education, with over 100 years of service to the wider education community in Ireland.

Our record of excellence in teaching and learning is built on a foundation of research excellence, recognized in the (opens in a new window)QS world subject rankings where we consistently achieve the highest of ratings for research activity. Our team of dedicated academic staff prides itself on building synergies between our research and teaching, giving rise to innovative programmes that respond to changing needs in the education system.

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About our programmes

This year sees innovations in our new diploma in mental health and well-being, professional doctorate in educational psychology and blended learning opportunities in leadership in education alongside our more established offerings in diploma and a range of master level studies; including courses in special educational needs and inclusive education. We cater for educational professionals across all sectors of the education system – from early years through to higher education and welcome queries from international students.

You will join a dynamic School that is passionate about the pursuit of excellence and service in the field of education. Céad Fáilte!

School of Education

University College Dublin Belfield Dublin 4 Ireland
T: +353 1 716 7777