National University of Ireland, Maynooth

National University of Ireland, Maynooth

The National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUIM) traces its origins directly to the foundation in 1795 of St Patrick’s College, Maynooth and it is Ireland’s second oldest university. In 1910 St Patrick’s College became a recognized college of the newly established National University of Ireland and in 1997 the faculties of Arts, Science, Philosophy and Celtic Studies were given separate legal status as a constituent university – National University of Ireland, Maynooth.

National University of Ireland Maynooth is the fastest growing university in Ireland, with over 8,400 students from over 50 countries in Europe, North and South America, Africa, and Asia. Situated 15 miles or 25km west of Dublin, National University of Ireland Maynooth is located in Ireland’s only university town, Maynooth, which combines the historical legacy of its medieval origins with a location on the fringes of Dublin, Ireland’s vibrant and modern capital city. Students enjoy the safety, charm, and peace of the local area, with easy and frequent access to Dublin city centre.

National University of Ireland, Maynooth

Inspire Learning Fee Inclusions

  • Tuition

  • 2-day orientation on campus

  • Housing

  • Excursions

  • Irish mobile phone rental

  • Optional full time 8 week internship*

  • And more

* Supplement of $150/week for accommodation ($1200 for 8 weeks)

Program Terms Available

Autumn or Spring semester
Academic year
International Summer School

Requirements

INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTING SYSTEM (IELTS)

  • An average score of 6.5 over all components and a minimum of 6.0 in each band on the Academic Version.


TEST OF ENGLISH AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE (TOEFL) ADMINISTERED BY PRINCETON UNIVERSITY

  • A minimum score of 600 in the paper-based Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL PBT), with Test of Written English at 475 +.

  • In the computer based TOEFL, a minimum score of 250 is required.

  • A minimum score of 90 is required in the Internet based based TOEFL (iBT).

3.0 minimum GPA required

Courses Available

  • Faculty of Arts, Celtic Studies and Philosophy

  • Faculty of Social Sciences

  • Faculty of Science and Engineering