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Irish Language Commissioner
The European Charter for Minority Languages
Using state services through Irish
Get Involved with Conradh na Gaeilge
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Irish Language Careers Booklet
Irish language jobs in Europe
Irish language jobs in Ireland
Information Sheet on Job Possibilities
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Irish Third-Level Courses

This article lists the undergraduate and postgraduate options with Irish available in the Irish educational institutions – universities, institutes of technology, teacher training colleges and others.


Irish is much sought after subject on undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses and there are many options available for both the language itself or when combined other subjects such as journalism, business and more.

BABatchelor of Arts; BEdBatchelor of Education; BCLBachelor of Civil Law; MAMaster of Arts; MSc – Master of Science


Universities


University College Dublin

University College Cork
  • More information here

University of Galway
  • More information on other diplomas and courses available here

Maynooth University

University of Limerick

Trinity College Dublin

Dublin City University

Queens University Belfast

St Mary’s University College Belfast

Ulster University

Technological Universities


Technological University of Dublin

South East Technological University

Atlantic Technological University

Coláistí Oiliúna


Froebel College of Education (linked with Maynooth University)

Marino Institute of Education (linked with Trinity College Dublin)

St. Angela’s College (linked with the Atlantic Technological University)

St. Patrick’s Campus (part of Dublin City University)

Mary Immaculate College

Other Colleges


Kings Inns, Dublin

University of Ireland

Date updated: September 2023