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University of Limerick

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University of Limerick is situated at University of Limerick, Limerick, V94 T9PX, Ireland in Ireland.

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Courses Offered

Bachelor of Business Studies
  • Bachelor of Business Studies-B.B.S.
  • Management - BBA / MBA / Diploma
Bachelor of Science in Computer Systems
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences
  • Rs. 1588000 (Annually)
Bachelor of Arts in International Business
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Management - BBA / MBA / Diploma
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and New Media
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
Bachelor of Science in Sport and Exercise Sciences
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences

University of Limerick - UOL

 The University of Limerick (UL) is a university in the city of Limerick, Ireland. It was established in 1972 as the National Institute for Higher Education, Limerick and became a university by statute in 1989 in accordance with the University of Limerick Act 1989. The university was the first university established since the foundation of the State in 1922, followed later the same day by the establishment of Dublin City University. The university is located along the River Shannon, on a 137.5 hectares (340 acres) campus comprising 46 hectares (110 acres) on the north bank and 91.5 hectares (226 acres) on the south bank, 5 km from Limerick city centre. The university has currently in excess of 11,000 full-time undergraduate students [5] and 1,500 part-time students.[citation needed] There are also over 800 research postgraduates and 1,300 taught postgraduate students[citation needed] at the university. The Co-operative Education (commonly called Co-Op) programme allocates all students with an 8-month work placement as part of their degree. This was the first such programmes in the state

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Why join University of Limerick




11 Type Courses Available

  • 6 UG Courses
  • 5 PG Courses


1. UL is ranked 4th for attracting students who attain over 500 points in the Leaving Certificate however in    contrast it has one of the lowest rates of first class or 2.1 honours degrees of Irish.

2. The University is the only college in Ireland awarded the maximum 5 stars for sports facilities.

3. The university was named University of the Year for 2015 by the Sunday Times Good University Guide due to the university's strong record in graduate employability, improved academic performance, the €52 million Bernal Project and a strong record in research commercialisation.

4.UL is Ireland's only university to achieve 5 Stars for "Employability" of graduates and for "Teaching" in the 2011/12 QS Stars reports. It also received 5 Stars for "Infrastructure", "Internationalization", "Innovation", and "Engagement"

University of Limerick Placements

The Cooperative Education programme (or undergraduate placement) at the University of Limerick is a core element of all undergraduate degrees. As part of the programme, all students, regardless of discipline, undertake relevant work experience normally of eight months duration. About 2,000 students are placed on CoOp every year, with about 30% placed internationally. This makes it one of the largest placement programmes in Europe. Some 1,600 employers participate in the programme annually and about 75% of these employers also employ UL graduates.


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University of Limerick

The University of Limerick is situated on a superb riverside campus of over 133 hectares with the river Shannon as a unifying focal point. Outstanding recreation, cultural and sporting facilities further enhance this exceptional living and working environment which is enjoyed by many visitors.

The university has an active and thriving cultural life. This is reflected by its policy to develop and support the arts through its own activities or in house support of resident groups.


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