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  • Locations: Limerick, 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 Program Advisor: Carolyn Covalt Minimum Class Level: Sophomore
Click here for a definition of this term Course Load: 15 credits/semester Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Arts & Humanities, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Science, Creative Writing, Economics, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Engineering, English, Finance, History, Literature, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Music, Natural Sciences, Physics, Political Science, Psychology and Neuroscience, Public Policy, Social Sciences, Sociology
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



What Limerick has to offer
  • A truly integrated experience and unique courses
  • A beautiful, green campus on the banks of the majestic River Shannon
  • Part of a 500-acre international technological park with business, research and educational organizations
  • Some of the best computer facilities in Ireland
  • The Student Centre, with bookstore, food store, bank, bars and restaurants
  • The University Arena, which houses a gymnasium, exercise and dance studios, indoor track, swimming pool, and tennis and squash courts
  • An active student union with more than 70 clubs and societies

  • Housing is in a student village on campus
  • Student village includes a central clubhouse for recreation
  • Students purchase or prepare their own meals


  • Flexibility to enroll in multiple departments
  • All courses are structured as self-contained semester modules
  • Select courses from a major area and combine them with courses in humanities, social sciences, law, European studies and Irish studies
  • The multidisciplinary Irish Studies Program is a comprehensive overview of Irish life and culture with field trips, concerts and university events
  • Students take five courses per semester

Top departments

  • Business
  • Computer science
  • Engineering
  • Sciences