Study at Ireland's Most International University

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Study at one of the World's Top Universities

Welcome to University College Dublin. UCD is ranked in the top 1% of higher education institutes worldwide. It is one of the best universities in the world (2022 QS World University Rankings by Subject). 

UCD is also the best university in Ireland for international students like you from New Zealand! It is the most international and most diverse university in Ireland. There are over 35,000 students at UCD and 9,500 are from outside Ireland. 30% of the teaching staff at UCD are also from outside Ireland. This is why UCD is known as Ireland's Global University.

Find out why international students from New Zealand choose to study abroad in Ireland at UCD.

UCD is located in one of the safest and most welcoming cities in the world, Ireland's capital city of Dublin. The main campus offers state-of-the-art learning and living facilities, close to the bustling city centre and Ireland’s major business hubs. Take a UCD virtual tour today!

You can also chat directly to UCD students and find out more about student life in Ireland and at UCD.

Why UCD is the Best University in Ireland for International Students

UCD is the most international university in Ireland and welcomes hundreds of new international students every year. Our 300,000 + alumni can be found in over 180 countries. Visit our UCD Global Alumni page and hear from UCD alumni who recently graduated from UCD and are enjoying career success all over the world!