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  • Locations: Dublin, Ireland
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: Duke applicants only
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Open to Non-Duke Students: No Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Housing Options: Apartment, Homestay Click here for a definition of this term Program Advisor: Carolyn Covalt
Minimum Class Level: Sophomore Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 3.3
Click here for a definition of this term Course Load: 6 modules/30 ECTS/semester Click here for a definition of this term Additional Program Prerequisites: None
Click here for a definition of this term Language Requirement: None Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Art History, Arts & Humanities, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Classical Studies, Computer Science, Creative Writing, Economics, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Engineering, English, Gender Sexuality and Feminist Studies, Global Cultural Studies, History, Latin, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Music, Natural Sciences, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology and Neuroscience, Public Policy, Religious Studies, Slavic and Eurasian Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology, Statistical Science, Theater Studies
Duke Administered Program?: No
Program Description:

Please note that the Duke Study  Abroad Fee will be charged to students enrolled in this program. For more information about the fee, please see

PLEASE NOTE: Any “Early Start/ Summer Start Up Programme” courses taken at Trinity College Dublin before the beginning of the fall term (Michaelmas) will NOT be accepted by Duke as transfer credits and will NOT count towards the required full time course load for the fall term, which is 30 ECTS.  If you choose to participate in one of these programs, it will be considered a personal enrichment experience and not an academic one by Duke. 

Academic Program
Trinity College Dublin (TCD) is a world-renowned institution combining history, tradition and academic excellence with innovation and research leadership. The QS World University Rankings 2015/16 ranked Trinity 78th out of the top 100 universities the world. Located in the heart of Dublin, within the seclusion and tranquility of a walled campus environment, this college experience would be truly unique, timeless and impressive on any resume.

You’ll find plenty of courses to choose from within Trinity’s three faculties of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Engineering, Mathematics and Science; and Health Sciences. Featured disciplines include: History, Literature, Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Social Sciences. 

Arcadia guarantees your housing and takes care of these arrangements for you.  In Dublin, you may choose to live in apartment style flats with other American students or in with an Irish family.