My Trip to the Aran Islands

Chandan, an adventure enthusiast, set off earlier this year with the International Society on a trip to the Aran Islands. Landing on Inis Oirr, Chandan explains the history of the “Plassey Shipwreck”, and takes us on a virtual bicycle trip of the beautiful Irish isle! The Aran Islands, located off the coast of Ireland, are…

Ireland’s Myths and Cultural Symbols

Not sure if Leprechauns are real? Is there a pot of gold at the end of every rainbow? Diana, one of our International Student Ambassadors, takes you through the myths associated with Ireland. Read her blog to find out more! Let’s clarify some myths regarding Ireland’s life. Before coming to Ireland, in my mind, I…

My Experience at UL as an International Student from Nigeria.

Enumah Chinedu Andra is one of our friendly student ambassadors who has only positive things to say about his experience here in the University of Limerick. Give his blog a read! My Experience at UL as an International Student from Nigeria.I was very apprehensive when I decided to make a bold move in my academic…

FREAKING COLD – A Vietnamese’s View of Cycling in Limerick

Thao is one of our International Student’s here at the University of Limerick. Whether there’s rain, hail, snow or sun, she battles all sorts of weather on her bike to make her classes and societies on time. Read her blog to find out why you too should invest in a bike! Hey readers, I’m Thao,…

How the UL academic system is different than an American university

Course registration Before you even step foot on campus for your study abroad program, you can check out what classes are available to you as an international student via UL’s website. I highly recommend following the guideline of getting 7-10 classes (known here as modules) pre-approved with your university. As an international student, you won’t…