Dublin City University (DCU), Ireland’s University of Enterprise, is a top young global university and continues to transform lives and societies through education, research and innovation in Ireland and around the world. DCU is committed to global engagement through the formation of new and sustainable alliances with strategic global partners. The International Office at DCU is committed to international engagement through the management and development of international partnerships, international student recruitment and student mobility through relevant study abroad and exchange initiatives.
DCU welcomes many Postgraduate, Undergraduate and Study Abroad students annually. International activities at DCU are underpinned by a highly supportive campus, community and culture.
DCU is the perfect place to start your career journey. It ranks first in Ireland and 19th in the world for graduate employability, according to the 2020 QS Graduate Employability Rankings.
What is Dublin City University known for?
DCU is known for offering interdisciplinary degree programs and research opportunities in technology, engineering, business, communications, humanities, science, and health.
How does Dublin City University rank?
Dublin City University has been ranked in the top 600 universities in the world. It is one of only two Irish universities to improve its overall ranking in 2020.
Do you need a second or third language to attend Dublin City University?
There is no foreign language requirement to attend DCU, but you can definitely study additional languages while studying there.
What makes Dublin a good place to study abroad?
Dublin is a great city for studying abroad! It's a major city that's more affordable than many other study abroad destinations, with easy flights to the U.K. and the rest of Europe. You can also explore the rest of Ireland easily by car or bus.
Scholarships for International Students
DCU offers partial merit-based scholarships to some international students. When you apply as an international student to study at DCU, we automatically consider you for a scholarship.