Aaron Ooi attended the University of Limerick as a BSc in Sport and Exercise Science student from TAR UC in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Aaron shares with us some of his experiences from his time at UL. Having the opportunity to be able to participate in the ERAMUS+ programme and study in University of Limerick was…
Financial life (only!) in Ireland can be pretty hard especially for internationals. You suddenly have to pay for a lot of essentials and there is still so much to do and so much to see. One simply doesn’t wanna stay home while there are new people to be met and new funny things to be…
Irish Slang Words
Since you have decided to take on your studies in Limerick, the next step is deciphering the language. Although the Irish are a chatty bunch, we use some tricky words that are confusing to new ears. With this simple guide to Irish slang words, you’ll be speaking like a native in no time! Ye: You…
Saying Goodbye: My Top 3 Favourite Trips
Saying goodbye is always bittersweet. Now that the exams have come to an end and I am back home safely in the Netherlands, it is time to look back at my time at UL and Limerick.
Saving tips for your time in Ireland
Financial life (only!) in Ireland can be pretty hard especially for internationals. This country is quite expensive compared to big part of Europe and you don’t really get the opportunity to earn much money during your stay here. You suddenly have to pay for a lot of essentials and there is still so much to…
Filipa & Jubileu take Ireland! Part 2: Breath-taking scenery and a Christmas event
Filipa Gonçalves is a Portuguese Erasmus student at University of Limerick, Ireland. Her, she shares some of her adventures in Ireland!
Erasmus in Ireland: Top 10 Highlights
Ana Rodriguez Fontan is a Spanish Erasmus student at University of Limerick, Ireland. Here she shares her highlights from her first semester in Ireland! My first semester at UL is going to be over and I can not believe it! Time goes so fast while you are having fun! Here I come with my top…
Top 8 Panoramic Views of Ireland
An Erasmus student from Austria shares her favourite panoramic views of Ireland
12 Nifty Tips to Guarantee Smooth Sailing Abroad: Part 2
Part 2 of this Study Abroad alum’s tips for studying abroad in Ireland!
Top 10 Hidden Ruins in Ireland
Evelyn Oliveira is a graduate of the University of Limerick, from Brazil, and her passion for Irish history has led her to visit over 80 ruins so far – here are her top 10! If you’ve been to Ireland, you’ll know that there are countless things to see and do. From the beautiful green landscape…
Finding Love While Studying Abroad in Ireland
Angie is an MA Journalism student from the US who returned to University of Limerick after her Study Abroad semester. Here, she tells us her story of finding love while studying abroad, and her top tips for dealing with long distance relationships. Read to the end for some surprise news! I first came to UL…
Experience Summer School in Ireland!
Experience Summer School in Ireland for 2017 at the University of Limerick!