Ireland's Global University


Scroll down

How can we help?

At UCD, we take your future seriously. We have been rated number one in Ireland for graduate employabilty by QS World University Employability Rankings for three consecutive years (2018-2020).

To help you get started on your path to UCD - Ireland's Global University, choose the information you are looking for below and we'll show you the specific content you need.

A warm welcome awaits you at UCD!

All that's missing from our wonderful campus is you!

Why International Students Choose UCD

With a huge urban campus, state-of-the-art facilities, and the largest student body of any university in Ireland, UCD welcomes hundreds of new international students every year. UCD is Ireland’s Global University. Our 288,000 alumni can be found in almost 170 countries.

At UCD - you will receive a world-class education. You will also experience the unique Irish culture and the historic and vibrant city of Dublin. Ireland is an island uniquely situated, with close ties to Europe, the UK, the Americas and Asia. Just like UCD, Ireland is truly global, while always staying true to its history and heritage. These are just some of the many reasons international students choose to study at UCD.

You don't have to just take it from us. You can chat directly to our current students and ask them about their experiences at UCD.

Amarachukwu Praise Onyegiri

What I enjoy the most are student societies events. Through this platform, I have been able to participate in student-led and focused activities and conversations. With membership perks of getting access to some amazing deals... I mean, who doesn’t love a good discount?

Amarachukwu Praise Onyegiri, Nigerian, MA International Development

Take the Next Step

Contact us today for more information or to apply for a place.

Enquire Apply Now