Ranked #71 in Top Young Universities in the World - Times Higher Education.
The University of Limerick is ranked as one of the top 100 Young Universities of the World and #35 in the World for Research Impact according to Times Higher Education. Founded in 1972, UL has grown to be one of the best universities in Ireland. There are four faculties, Science and Engineering, Business, Health Science and Humanities. Studying in UL provides an exceptional Student Experience as well as unrivalled graduate employment rates. The University is located on a large parkland campus with amazing facilities catering for a diverse a student population of 17,000, of which, 3,000 are international students.
UL boasts the highest graduate employment rate in Ireland, the largest work placement programme of any University in Ireland and the largest international exchange programme. Scholarships are available to Non-EU Postgraduate students, up to the value of €4,000. This, combined with the low cost of living in Limerick, makes UL accessible and affordable to students.