What to study?

If you consider studying abroad, you will most likely already have a specific subject in mind. This section outlines some information about popular subjects to study abroad.

Where to study?

This section includes general information about studying in different locations. Find out how to search and apply for courses, what the fees and costs of living are, and what funding opportunities you may avail of.

Reasons for studying abroad

Are you looking for a different type of experience, or did you not meet the entry requirements for a course in Ireland? These are some of the many reasons to consider studying abroad!

Important considerations

If you are interested in studying abroad, you need to do some careful research about the relevant degree, the college and the country. This section gives you an idea of some of the most important aspects you need to consider.

Studying in the USA

With a population of over 300 million people and more than 4,000 universities, the USA offers great diversity in terms of course subjects and experiences. Every year, over 1,000 Irish students go to college there. The quality of education provided is acknowledged worldwide, with many high ranking universities. The US is also renowned as the home of the latest technological advancements where students can gain first-hand knowledge about cutting edge technologies coupled with excellent research opportunities.

Although it takes considerable time and effort to prepare for studying in the US, it is possible to find a course which is the right fit and which can lead to a great experience. You will find plenty of information about studying in the US here, covering an overview of the higher education system in the US, how to search for courses and apply for them, as well as important things like visa requirements, fees, costs and funding opportunities.