For those who’re on the lookout for an unforgettable expertise overseas, spending a semester in Eire’s capital metropolis is a superb selection. Whenever you examine overseas in Dublin, you’ve got the chance to discover a really beautiful nation whereas additionally gaining useful educational and cultural experiences.
Right here’s what it’s like to review overseas in Dublin with AIFS through the fall or spring semester:
Teachers in Dublin
College students learning overseas through the fall or spring semester can select from two dynamic program choices: the Worldwide Program and the Examine + Internship Program.
Each packages provide college students course choices in a variety of topics, together with:
- Chemical Sciences
- Well being and Sport Science
- Historical past and Geography
- Languages and Worldwide Research
- Regulation and Authorities
- Mathematical Sciences
- Psychology and Group Well being
- Bodily Sciences
- … and extra!
Program Choice 1: Worldwide Program
The Worldwide Program provides college students the chance to take quite a lot of programs alongside native Irish college students at Dublin Metropolis College (DCU).
DCU presents a versatile curriculum throughout 5 completely different educational streams: The Humanities and Social Science, Enterprise, Engineering and Computing, Science and Well being Science, and Schooling.
College students can take a most of six programs from the tutorial streams above to earn a complete of 18 credit per semester. Nevertheless, we strongly suggest taking a most of 5 programs to make sure a manageable workload.
Program Choice 2: Examine + Internship Program
Working facet by facet with locals is a good way to immerse your self in one other tradition. Plus, worldwide work expertise helps you take a look at a possible profession path whereas exploring your pursuits and talents in new methods.
Earn as much as 15 credit by way of the Examine + Internship Program in Dublin. College students full a 6-credit internship placement of their discipline of examine and select two or three programs provided on the Worldwide Program at DCU described above.
Internship placements can be found in quite a lot of fields, together with accounting, enterprise, communications, engineering, finance, graphic design, IT, legislation, advertising and marketing, NGO (a non-profit group), psychology and extra.
Life in Dublin: On Campus
Do you know that housing is included in your program payment? Whereas learning overseas in Dublin, you’ll stay in scholar residences on the DCU campus. These residences are single en-suite rooms with a shared kitchen and dwelling space. Web entry is included with all AIFS housing in Dublin.
Enthusiastic about sports activities and health? In that case, you’ll undoubtedly need to take into account Dublin as your examine overseas vacation spot — DCU was named sports activities school of the 12 months in 2019 and 2020. AIFS college students have entry to on-campus sports activities services, together with a 25m swimming pool, excessive efficiency health club, operating observe and sports activities pitches.
Excursions and Cultural Actions
Whenever you examine overseas in Dublin, one factor is for positive – there’s no scarcity of beautiful locations to discover each inside and out of doors the town. With AIFS Overseas, your program payment features a vary of excursions. College students learning overseas in Dublin take pleasure in an tour to an Irish farm, the place they will make Irish soda bread, learn to milk a cow and take Irish drum and Ceili (dancing) classes.
Deepen your social, historic and cultural understanding of Eire on an in a single day tour to Cork and Kilkenny (additionally included in this system payment). On this tour, college students take pleasure in guided sightseeing excursions and have free time to discover this fascinating space of Eire.
Your program payment additionally contains quite a lot of cultural and social actions. Typical actions embody:
- Group meals
- Irish music nights
- Guinness Storehouse go to
- Museum and gallery visits
- Strolling excursions
- Irish sporting occasions
- Theater performances
- Visits to native seaside cities
Along with visiting vacationer websites, you’ll additionally go to locations off the overwhelmed path. Because of the professional data of native Dublin and AIFS Overseas employees, you’ll expertise a extra genuine and insightful view of Irish tradition.
What’s it like learning overseas in Eire? Hear from our alumni:
📣 “I had a tremendous expertise with the AIFS Eire program! I realized greater than I may ever ask for […] I made so many pals on the journey between the opposite college students and other people we met alongside the way in which. I’m so grateful for the recollections AIFS helped present.” – Laken P., AIFS in Eire alum.
📣 “Wonderful examine overseas expertise in Eire! This journey exceeded all my expectations and was actually an occasion I’ll bear in mind ceaselessly. The construction was effectively deliberate, permitting college students to have free time, deliberate journeys, and sufficient time for work to get executed.” – Peter M., AIFS in Eire alum.
Spend your semester exploring the Emerald Isle
☘️ “The perfect issues in life are the individuals we love, the locations we’ve got been and the recollections we’ve got made alongside the way in which.” – Irish proverb
What higher strategy to expertise the perfect of life than learning overseas in Eire? Click on under and be taught extra about AIFS in Dublin program choices, programs, housing and extra!