Why study at Dublin City University?
Discover your future
At DCU you can gain an internationally recognised qualification while living in a friendly, vibrant city. And they’ll make sure you feel welcomed -- 20% of their 18,000+ students are international so they’ll know how to support you.
Ireland’s university of enterprise
DCU is the perfect place to start your career journey. It ranks first in Ireland and 19th in the world for graduate employability, according to the 2020 QS Graduate Employability Rankings.
Combining your study with real-world work experience is a recipe for success -- 92% of DCU graduates are employed or engaged in further study within six months of graduating.
Accessible, committed academic staff
Our international students always appreciate how easily they can approach their lecturers for help and advice. Our committed, expert teaching staff are passionate about their subjects, committed to academic excellence and always open to working with students.
Across our three modern teaching campuses in Dublin, you can choose between hundreds of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, foundation programmes or research paths.
Ireland: Safe, welcoming and fun!
An English-speaking country, Ireland has the third highest quality of life in the world, according to the UN Human Development Index 2019. Even better, it has the happiest international student community in Europe (StudyPortals).
Dublin offers amazing opportunities to engage with culture, sports and the famous Irish welcome.
Make the most of scholarships
Interested in studying at DCU? As part of your application you will be assessed for a DCU International Merit Scholarship. Other national or faculty scholarships may also be available to you. Find out more about fees and scholarships.