The University of Limerick is ranked as one of the top 100 Young Universities of the World according to Times Higher Education. Founded in 1972, UL has grown to be one of the best universities in Ireland. There are four faculties, Science and Engineering, Business, Health Science and Humanities. Studying in UL provides an exceptional Student Experience as well as unrivalled graduate employment rates. The University is located on a large parkland campus with amazing facilities catering for a diverse a student population of 15,000, of which, 2,500 are international students.
UL boasts the highest graduate employment rate in Ireland, the largest work placement programme of any University in Ireland and the largest international exchange programme. As a result, UL was ranked #3 in Europe for Career Preparation of students. Scholarships are available to Non-EU Undergraduate students, up to the value of 50% of tuition fees. This, combined with the low cost of living in Limerick, makes UL accessible and affordable to students.