IFSA Maynooth University Partnership

Maynooth, Ireland

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Term
Fall, Spring, Year
Language of Instruction

English

Language Prerequisite

None

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Application Deadlines:
  • Fall: April 15
  • Spring: October 15

YEAR OPTIONS: Students interested in calendar or academic year-long options should contact IFSA-Butler for deadlines, fees and more.

Min. GPA for Consideration:
2.75
Typical Credit Load:
15

About Maynooth University

When you study abroad at Maynooth University, you'll enter a charming campus that combines heritage and history with innovation and excellence. Explore the quaint college town, nestled in some of Ireland's most fertile countryside, famous for thoroughbred breeding and farming. Located 20 minutes outside Dublin, Maynooth is the perfect home base for you to explore all that Ireland has to offer.

Maynooth University Benefits

  • Located in a quaint college town, near Dublin
  • World-class teaching facilities and small classes, ensuring personal attention
  • A vibrant social scene with over 100 clubs and societies
  • Students take a varied number of courses, depending on course weight, and can combine subjects in different departments.

The IFSA Difference

Your success is our success! Whatever your goals, our approach is carefully designed to help you achieve them.
You will experience challenging, rewarding coursework in the highest quality classes, while receiving the academic support you need.
More than a tourist in a foreign country, you will engage in the community, build competencies, and develop yourself as a citizen of the world.
Our programs and practices reflect the value we place on diverse perspectives and are designed to support a variety of learners.
Round out your classroom experience with hands-on opportunities like internships, directed research, student teaching, community-based learning or volunteering, and cultural excursions.
You will have academic and personal mentors to assist with program choice, application, travel, cultural acclimation, language acquisition, class registration, academic issues, health and safety, and everything in between.

Academics at Maynooth University Partnership

Courses

Search for available courses on Maynooth University's online course catalog

Credit Conversions

At Maynooth University, a full course load consists of 30 ECTS credits per semester, or 15 U.S. credit hours per semester.

1 ECTS credit = 0.5 U.S. semester credit hours

Please review all your syllabi and course materials when you are registering for classes (both pre-arrival and on-site). Certain classes may have a one-off lab or field trip fee that is disclosed in the syllabus or first meeting of class. You will be responsible for these fees, whether they are billed and paid by IFSA or billed to you.

Course Restrictions
THEOLOGY
Only courses in Christian theology are offered. Theology students can only take one to two Theology courses for each semester spent at Maynooth University.
Transcripts
After you return to the U.S., IFSA will send a Butler University transcript to your home university and to your permanent address. The transcript reflects the courses taken, credits attempted, and grades earned during your term abroad. This service is included in your study abroad program at no additional cost
Subjects offered at Maynooth University Partnership
Accounting Advertising American History Anthropology Astronomy Biology Biomedical Science Biotechnology Botany/Plant Science Business Chemistry Chinese Classics Computer Science Cultural Studies Early Childhood Education Economics Electrical/Electronic Engineering Elementary Education English English Literature Entrepreneurship and Innovation Equine Studies European History European Studies Finance French Geography German History Irish / Gaelic Latin Law/Legal Studies Marketing Mathematics Media/Multimedia Studies Music Performance Music Studies Philosophy Physics Religious Studies Secondary Education Social Policy Sociology Spanish Statistics Theater/Drama Theology

Housing & Meals

Housing Type
Residence Hall/Dormitory
Meals
Self-catered
Details
There is no meal plan at Maynooth University, so students use their shared kitchen facility to prepare meals. There are also convenience stores, restaurants, and pubs on and around campus.

The IFSA Team

IFSA has a dedicated team who are here to help you prepare to achieve your goals. Feel free to reach out. We are happy to answer your questions!

Program Advisor

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Kendall Hook

Program Advisor - Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland, England, Italy

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Finance Advisor

Resident Director

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Maria Keane

Resident Director, Ireland

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Academic Affairs Director

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Jazzy Benson

Academic Affairs Coordinator and Instructional Resource Specialist

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Dates and Fees

Academic Year 2018

Program Dates

Program Start Date
September 14, 2018
Program End Date
June 8, 2019

Program Fees

Insurance
Included
Students pay a $500 non-refundable program deposit upon confirmation of attendance. The deposit is applied to the total program fee.

Estimated Costs

(Includes utilities, laundry, entertainment, expected start-up costs, etc. Does not include personal travel.)

Fall 2018

Program Dates

Program Start Date
September 17, 2018
Program End Date
December 21, 2018

Program Fees

Tuition
$13,025
Housing
$3,950
Insurance
Included
Total Program Fee
$16,975
Students pay a $500 non-refundable program deposit upon confirmation of attendance. The deposit is applied to the total program fee.

Estimated Costs

Airfare
$1,000
Meals
$1,100
Books & Supplies
$150
Local Transportation
$150
Visa
$300
Personal Expenses
$3,315
(Includes utilities, laundry, entertainment, expected start-up costs, etc. Does not include personal travel.)
Total Estimated Costs
$4,445

Spring 2019

Program Dates

Program Start Date
January 28, 2019
Program End Date
June 9, 2019

Program Fees

Tuition
$14,825
Housing
$3,150
Insurance
Included
Total Program Fee
$17,975
Students pay a $500 non-refundable program deposit upon confirmation of attendance. The deposit is applied to the total program fee.

Estimated Costs

Airfare
$1,000
Meals
$1,700
Books & Supplies
$160
Local Transportation
$230
Visa
$360
Personal Expenses
$2,610
(Includes utilities, laundry, entertainment, expected start-up costs, etc. Does not include personal travel.)
Total Estimated Costs
$6,430