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$2,000 for Summer Study in Ireland

 

INFO SESSION: TUESDAY, APRIL 22 at 3:00 p.m. in 207 Bradley Hall

UK Education Abroad is offering automatic $2,000 scholarships to students studying at the National University of Ireland, Maynooth this summer.  

DATES: JULY 6 - AUGUST 2

National University of Ireland Maynooth is located in the beautiful, historic town of Maynooth, just 15 miles west of Dublin city centre.  The University's location gives it a unique character among the Irish universities, and has contributed to the development of a strong sense of community both within the college and in its relationship with the surrounding area.  Maynooth has excellent transport connections to Dublin city centre and the rest of Ireland, providing the ideal location from which students can explore the capital city and the country. 

Students will earn ISP 599 (1 hour) and earn six hours of transfer credit* from Maynooth.  Students will choose two of the following courses: 

EN 253 English - Enlightenment and Romanticism (UK equivalent TBD)

GY 327 Geography/Politics - Environmental Politics (UK equivalents GEO 3XX, PS 391)

HY 213 History - Early Modern Ireland and Great Britain (UK equivalent TBD)

MN 214 Management - International Human Resource Management (UK equivalent MGT 320)

MN 215 Management - Managing in International Environments (UK equivalent MGT 309)

EC 217 Economics - European Economy (UK equivalent ECO 3XX)

EC 318 Economics - International Trade (UK equivalent ECO 471)

*all UK equivalencies are subject to final confirmation by the relevant UK college.

Students will be housed in single rooms in on-campus apartments.  The cost of housing is included in the included in the program fee.  Additionally, three meals a day plus breakfast and lunch on Friday is included in the program fee.  Students will be responsible for weekend meals. To see the program's budget page, click here

Students from outside the University of Kentucky are eligible to participate in this program. In order to apply, non-University of Kentucky students must first apply for admission as a Visiting (Transient) Student.  Visit this page for more information on this process.