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  • Locations: Dublin, Ireland
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
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  • Restrictions: Non-FIE applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Study Minimum GPA: 3
Housing Options: Residence Hall Class Eligibility: Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Language of Instruction: English Areas of Study: Accounting, Agriculture, Archaeology, Architecture, Art History, Biological Sciences, British Studies, Chemistry, Classics, Earth Science, Economics, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Folklore, Food Science, Forestry, Genetics, Geography, Geology, Global Studies, Health Sciences, History, Humanities, Irish Studies, IT/Computer Science, Linguistics, Literature, Marketing, Mathematics, Music, Neuroscience, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacology, Philosophy, Physics, Physiology, Politics, Pre-law, Pre-med, Pre-vet, Psychology, Public Policy, Science, Social Science, Sociology, Sports Science, Statisitics, Veterinary Medicine
Program Description:

Dublin, Ireland

University College Dublin Ireland (UCD) is one of Europe�s leading research-intensive universities. Here, undergraduate education, postgraduate masters, PhD training, research, innovation, and community engagement form a dynamic continuum of activity. The university was established in 1854 by John Henry Newman, whose written work on the value of higher education, titled �The Idea of a University,� remains a long-respected text and an ongoing source of inspiration for UCD�s educational philosophy.

Today, UCD is Ireland�s largest university with almost 25,000 students. Excitingly, UCD recently received a 50 million euro sports development investment. Located just on the outskirts of Dublin and a quick bus ride from the city center, it actively promotes university life as a journey of academic and personal discovery. UCD is home to almost 5,000 international students and, in addition, places great emphasis on the internationalization of the Irish student experience � preparing all UCD students for future employment and life that crosses borders, boundaries, and cultures. A University College Dublin study abroad experience is one of a kind!

You'll take FIE's signature Irish Life and Cultures course as well as 4 UCD elective courses. You'll live in UCD's on-campus student residences and interact with other FIE students through study tours and extra-curricular activities!


Picture this: you, breathing the salty Irish Sea air as you gaze in wonder at sun-splashed castles. Chasing rainbows, learning in new and fascinating ways, and having the best summer of your life. Picture you, studying abroad in Dublin this summer! Our Dublin summer program, My Ireland: History, Politics, and Identity on the Emerald Isle is the chance of a lifetime to spend 5 weeks soaking up everything Irish! Take two courses with Dublin Business School, live in self-catered student residences, and enjoy two included study tours! 

FIE also offers semester study programs at two other Dublin institutions including Dublin Business School and Trinity College Dublin. Take advantage studying at a larger university or school while getting the benefits of a small, tight-knit program with FIE's resident staff, study tour weekends, and extra-curricular calendar available. 

Can't decide between Ireland or the UK? We also have a summer dual-city option, allowing you to study in Dublin and in London!
  • Self-catered housing
  • Tuition 
  • Pre-departure and On-site orientation
  • School of Record transcript
  • 24-hour emergency support
  • Travel medical insurance
  • High-speed fibre internet 
  • Welcome reception
  • Subsidized extra-curricular calendar
  • Course related co-curricular activities
  • Dedicated FIE staff to help you every step of the way
  • Irish Life and Cultures 
  • 4 UCD  electives

This program is currently not accepting applications.