ISA has offered programs in Ireland since 2012 and now offers programs in 3 cities with 5 universities throughout Ireland. The Republic of Ireland occupies the majority of the island of Ireland, which it shares with Northern Ireland. The country is well known for its colorful traditions, whimsical folklore, tasty food and drinks, eclectic musical history and warm and welcoming people. With all of its rich cultural traditions, students will never want to leave! Like the Irish like to say "Erin go Bragh" meaning "Ireland forever" in Gaelic.
ISA programs in Ireland offer great opportunities for students seeking an academic challenge in an English-speaking higher education system. From its magnificent university campuses, to its fascinating cultural history, all the way to its Gaelic language and sports, Ireland makes for the perfect location for students wanting to study abroad and broaden their horizons all while feeling safe and welcomed abroad. With programs in Dublin, Galway and Limerick, students will be able to discover Ireland's rich heritage and beautiful landscapes no matter where they choose to study. ISA's study abroad programs are held at many different universities in Ireland that include University College Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, Maynooth University, National University of Ireland - Galway, and University of Limerick. Programs are offered for a summer, semester and academic year in duration.
The Republic of Ireland is located on the island of Ireland, just to the west of the island of Great Britain and between the Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea.
The Republic of Ireland has a temperate climate with a year round average temperature of 50ºF. In the winter, the temperature rarely dips below freezing (32ºF) and the summer highs reach just around 75ºF. The weather can be unpredictable at all times of year and one should always be prepared with sweaters and rain jackets as the island can receive heavy rain any time of year.