The Irish music scene: Beyond trad music and Riverdance

If you ever wondered about the music scene in Ireland, check out this list that I have prepared to introduce some of my favourite Irish bands. This list will help you tune in to some good music made in Ireland. I start this post by introducing the most famous Irish band of all times: U2….

Why UL, trips away and my future in Ireland!

Parijat Bhattacharya has recently graduated from the University of Limerick with a first Class honors Masters in Interactive media.  In all honesty, choosing to do my Master’s abroad was one of the biggest decisions of my life, going forward with it though, it was one of the best. It was one amazing journey from start to…

Lindsay Nygren, USA: Why I Chose UL for my Master’s

Lindsay Nygren, University of Limerick alumn from Arizona, USA, shares why she chose Ireland & UL, and where her Master’s course has taken her.   Why Ireland? After deciding to pursue a master’s degree the next decision was where. At first I was only looking at schools in the US, but with steep tuition and…

Studying in Ireland from Asia or Africa? Read this student’s guide

“Man vs Ireland” Bikash Guha is an Indian postgraduate student at the University of Limerick, studying International Management and Global Business.  Hello fellas! So I am writing this blog specially keeping in mind the students coming over to Europe from Asia (particularly India), Africa and other developing nations. The biggest challenge we face is the monetary one,…