Ireland is a safe, welcoming English speaking country know all over the world for its friendliness and hospitality. Don’t just take our word for it- Lonely Planet voted Ireland the world’s friendliest country in 2011.
Ireland has one of the best Education systems in the world according to the independent IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook. Over 48 per cent of Irish 25-34 year olds hold university-level qualifications (the highest rate in Europe and one of the highest in the OECD) and 95% Irish people graduate from secondary education (the highest in Europe)
Irish people love to talk and conversation is one of our national pastimes making it the ideal location for international students to make new friends through English and develop their confidence in speaking the language.
We have a young, dynamic, knowledge based economy. Our highly qualified English speaking graduates have attracted the likes of Facebook, Google, Twitter, Paypal, Pfizer,Apple and Intel all whom have chosen Ireland as the location for their European headquarters.
Ireland has a rich cultural heritage and we are known all over the world for our songs our stories and our music. As an international student you can walk in the footsteps of Joyce, Beckett,Wilde, Yeats and others and have a truly unforgettable experience.
Ireland has a young vibrant population with over 40% of the population under the age of 25 making Ireland one of the most exciting locations in the world to be a student.