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University of Limerick

The University of Limerick is Ireland’s leading public research institution. It has its expertise in the field of research, innovation, technology, and science. The University works on the motto of Wisdom for Action. More than 16,000 students are enrolled in the different programs and courses of the University of which more than 2,400 are international students. Students can visit the official website of the University at http://www.ul.ie/

University of Limerick History

University of Limerick's history started in the year 1972 as the National Institute for Higher Education. It gets its current power and University status in 1989 under the order of the University of Limerick Act 1989. Edward M. Walsh was the founding member of the University. It was the first university established after Irish independence. 

The University of Limerick Programs, Courses, and Schools 

University of Limerick programs are divided into four faculties that include –

  • Kemmy Business School 
  • Faculty of Education and Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Science and Engineering
  • Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

University of Limerick undergraduate courses include –

  • Bachelor of Business Studies 
  • Bachelor of Laws 
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology
  • Bachelor of Architecture
  • Bachelor of Arts 
  • Bachelor of Education in Languages 
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science 
  • Bachelor of Science in Bioscience 
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Systems 
  • Bachelor of Science in Digital Media Design 

To know more about University of Limerick undergraduate courses, click here https://www.ul.ie/courses

University of Limerick graduate programs are in the field include –

  • Applied Linguistics 
  • Creative Writing 
  • English 
  • History 
  • History of Family
  • Law 
  • International Studies 
  • Local History
  • Politics
  • Serious Crime Investigation 
  • Sociology and Data Analytics 
  • Technical Writing 
  • Art and Technology 
  • Architecture
  • Biomolecular Science 

To know more about University of Limerick graduate programs, click here https://www.ul.ie/gps

University of Limerick Achievements

  • It ranked between 501 -510 in the World Universities Rankings by QS. 
  • It ranked 126 in the world by THE Young Universities. 
  • The College of the University has a five-star rating for its sports facilities. 
  • It was the University of the year in 2015. 
  • It is the only University in Ireland that receives a five-star rating for graduate employability & teaching. 

University of Limerick USP 

The University of Limerick offers more than 70 different areas to study. It is famous for its courses in the field of Arts, Humanities, Sciences, Education, Engineering, and Business. The academic programs of the University have the affiliation including AUA, EUA, IUA, UI, and LAOTSE. It has a five-star rating for teaching, engagement, innovation, employability, and internationalization.

University of Limerick Notable Alumni

University of Limerick notable alumni include –

  • Alice Maher (Artist)
  • Aoife Walsh (Model)
  • Marcus Notley (Product Designer)
  • Noirin Ni Riain (Singer & Songwriter)
  • Steph Geremia (Flute Player)
  • Michael Hinchey (Computer Scientist)
  • Ronan Tynan (Medical Doctor)
  • David Parnas (Software Engineer)
  • Sindy Joyce (Traveller Activist)
  • Thomas Ahern (Rugby Player)
  • Neil Cronin (Rugby Player)
  • Sarah McTernan (Singer & Songwriter)
  • Micheal O Suilleabhain (Musician & Pianist)

University of Limerick Infrastructure and Services

University of Limerick Campuses

University of Limerick campus is spread over an area of 340 acres. The University campus is one of the most beautiful and peaceful campuses in the world. The campus has many academic buildings with high-tech laboratories. Students can take a break from their classes in the cafes, and food outlets on-campus. Students can access the fitness center, gymnasium, and students’ center. 

University of Limerick Library

University of Limerick library represents the mind of the campus. It has books for all the faculties and fields. It has a million collections of books, periodicals, rare books, government documents, and many more. Students can access the spacious group study rooms and electronic gadgets. The library offers services that include borrowing, lending, interlibrary loan, and academic help from the librarian. Students can get more information about the University of Limerick library, here https://www.ul.ie/library 

University of Limerick Housing Services 

University of Limerick housing services offer on-campus accommodation facilities in the eight student villages. Students can choose a private room or shared apartment for themselves. The rooms are fully furnished with all essential facilities. Students can access the fitness center and other recreational spaces of the residences. To know more about the University of Limerick housing, click here accommodation

 University of Limerick Medical Services 

The University of Limerick has a team of doctors, nurses, and specialists that have experience in their fields. The team serves the welfare of the students and keeps students physically fit and active. The Student’s Health Centre is on the main campus of the University. The center offers services including treatment for minor injuries, primary health care, health insurance plan, medicine, and other medical facilities. 

 University of Limerick Student Clubs  

Students can explore many students club on-campus. These students’ clubs are in different fields including sports, e-sports, dance, culture, social, and academics. Some clubs of the University of Limerick include –

  • Archery Club 
  • Trampoline Club 
  • Handball Club 
  • SkyDrive Club 
  • Underwater Hockey Club 
  • Athletics Club 
  • Badminton Club 
  • Boxing Club 
  • Fencing Club 
  • Electronic Sports Club 
  • Mountain Bike 
  • Outdoor Pursuits Club 

University of Limerick Location 

Where Exactly 

University of Limerick location is at Sarsfield Bridge, in Limerick, Ireland. 

 Different Campuses Location  

University of Limerick campus is at Sarsfield Bridge, in Limerick, Ireland. 

Top Landmarks, Top Companies, & Top Airports Nearby  

  • Escape Limerick 
  • Nevsail Watersports and Rock Climbing 
  • Get West 
  • Dreamland Fun Centre 
  • Limerick City Walking 
  • Thomond Park Stadium 
  • National Kart Centre 
  • Troy Chauffeurs 
  • King John’s Castle 
  • Saint Mary’s Cathedral 
  • Hunt Museum
  • Coolwater Garden 
  • Treaty City Brewery 
  • The Milk Market 
  • Shannon International Airport (25 KM Away)

University of Limerick International Students Information 

University of Limerick Courses Offered

University of Limerick courses are in the field include –

  • Applied Linguistics 
  • Creative Writing 
  • English 
  • History 
  • History of Family
  • Law 
  • International Studies 
  • Local History
  • Politics
  • Serious Crime Investigation 
  • Sociology and Data Analytics 
  • Technical Writing 
  • Art and Technology 
  • Architecture
  • Biomolecular Science 

University of Limerick Student Support 

University of Limerick student support services helps students to learn and live a comfortable life on-campus. The University has a team of supporters, advisors, and experts that resolve the queries of the students. Students get every kind of support from health to post-study. The team supports students according to their mental, psychological, social, cultural, and emotional needs. 

University of Limerick Visas & Immigration Support 

Ireland laws make it mandatory for all international students to get a visa before they arrived at the University. Students can apply for a visa at the local consulate or embassy. Students can take advice and support from the international student office of the University. 

Students need these documents for their visa application –

  • Application Form 
  • Admission Letter
  • Financial Statement Proof 
  • Medical Insurance  
  • Visa Fee Recipient 
  • Birth Certificate
  • English Proficiency Test 

University of Limerick International Student Contact 

 University of Limerick international students can contact the international office at +353 (0) 61 202700. Students can also visit the link for more information https://www.ul.ie/contact-information

University of Limerick Student Life 

University of Limerick Student Society 

Some student societies of the University of Limerick include –

  • Film Society 
  • Feminist Society 
  • Games Society
  • Crafts Society 
  • Consulting & Entrepreneurship Society 
  • Africa Society 
  • Aeronautical Society
  • Architecture Society 
  • Comedy 
  • Computer Society

University of Limerick Sports & Fitness

 University of Limerick sports facilities are as follows –

  • Sports Arena
  • Basketball Courts 
  • National Swimming Pool
  • Diving Pool
  • Indoor Sprint Track 
  • Health & Performance Centre 
  • Fitness Studio 
  • Sports Adventure Centre 
  • Mount Trekking 
  • Gymnasium 
  • All-Weather Pitches 

University of Limerick Health & Wellness

University of Limerick health center has all the medical and primary health facilities for all the students. Students can also get therapy sessions from the counseling center of the University. Both the centers take care of the physical and mental well-being of the students. The campus has many more things where students can take participation and sustain their well-being. 

University of Limerick Residential Life 

Residential life is the best part of the University of Limerick student life. Students get the opportunity to meet new people, make friends, and engage in different recreational activities. It gives you chance to learn new skills, pursue a hobby, and enjoy the time with the college community. Students also get safe and secure living spaces with services of high-speed internet, laundry, cable TV, community kitchen, recreation center, and many others.

University of Limerick Food & Drinks 

  • The Pavilion 
  • Cafes Blas
  • Starbucks 
  • Apache Pizza 
  • Chopped
  • Subway
  • Café Verde 
  • Right Track Café 
  • The Plaza Café 
  • The Paddock Restaurant 
  • Eden 
  • Café Allegro
  • Cube Café
  • River Café 
  • Café Aroma 

University of Limerick Short Term Getaways, Weekend Getaways

  • Escape Limerick 
  • Nevsail Watersports and Rock Climbing 
  • Get West 
  • Dreamland Fun Centre 
  • Limerick City Walking 
  • Thomond Park Stadium 
  • National Kart Centre 
  • Troy Chauffeurs 
  • King John’s Castle 
  • Saint Mary’s Cathedral 
  • Hunt Museum
  • Coolwater Garden 
  • Treaty City Brewery 
  • The Milk Market 

University of Limerick Part-Time Jobs 

Students need to balance their studies while working. University allows its students to do part-time jobs on-campus and off-campus as well. Students get a chance to connect with companies and employers. It sharpens their skills and knowledge. With these opportunities, students can also earn some money. 

Student Safety at the University of Limerick 

Crime Around the Area

Students are safe and secure in and around the campus. They can walk around the street day and night as well. The campus has security services and a department of security. All the members of the University support each other in a time of need. The campus has security cameras at the main checkpoints of the University. 

Good Safety Score 

Limerick has a 39.98 score in the crime index and a 60.02 score in the safety index. It has a moderate to low crime rate. Ireland counts as one of the safest places to live in the world. 

University of Limerick Famous Courses 

  • Applied Linguistics 
  • Creative Writing 
  • English 
  • History 
  • History of Family
  • Law 
  • International Studies 
  • Local History
  • Politics
  • Serious Crime Investigation 
  • Sociology and Data Analytics 
  • Technical Writing 
  • Art and Technology 
  • Architecture
  • Biomolecular Science 

University of Limerick Campus Recruitment 

Process – The University has a five-star rating for student employability. The career service and human resource services offer the best career opportunities for students. every year many leading companies visit the campus to offer the best opportunities for students. after the interview round, students get their dream company. Students get selected based on their academic and curricular performance.

Famous companies that recruit directly from the University of Limerick

  • Google
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • eBay 
  • AOL
  • Amazon 
  • Johnson & Johnson 
  • Pfizer 
  • Oracle Corporation
  1. Median Earnings 5 Years After Graduation – $130,000
  2. Median Earnings 3 Years After Graduation – $64,000
  3. Employed 3 Years After Graduation – 96%
  4. Employed 12 Months After Graduation – 88%

University of Limerick Brochures and Application 

Students can directly apply through the link, here apply-ul

Download the University brochures, here  prospectus  

University of Limerick Application Requirements

Bachelors 

  • Application Form 
  • Application Fee (35 Euros)
  • Academic Marksheets
  • CV
  • LOR
  • Financial Statements 
  • English Proficiency Test Score 
  • IELTS (6.5)
  • TOEFL (90)
  • PTE (61)

Masters 

  • Application Form 
  • Application Fee (35 Euros)
  • Level 8 Honours Degree
  • Academic Mark Sheets 
  • Professional Experience 
  • English Proficiency Test Score 
  • IELTS (6.5)
  • TOEFL (90)
  • PTE (61)

University of Limerick Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

University of Limerick Application Requirements

2.5
GPA
33
IB
75
Percentage

IELTS score requirements

A strong proficiency in the English language is essential for admission into universities in Ireland. To be able to get a successful admission in University of Limerick in Ireland students need to complete IELTS with a minimum score of 6.5.

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University of Limerick Cost of studies

Fees

Undergraduate: EUR 15,360
 

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

University of Limerick Deadlines

 

Bachelors: September 30

Masters: September 30

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

University of Limerick Rankings

Global

861
US News
531 -540
QS
701 -800
Shanghai
601 -800
Times Higher Education
518
GTU Rank

Regional

Ireland
8
US News
5
Shanghai
8
Times Higher Education

Regional

Europe
344
US News
251
Times Higher Education
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