Situated to the west of Great Britain, Ireland is one of Europe’s most popular destinations for tourists and students from around the world, with a beautiful landscape, breathtaking scenery, peaceful and safe environment, scholarly tradition, and warm and friendly people. Ireland has a population of approximately 4.5 million people, almost fifty percent of whom are under the age of 28. Ireland is an English-speaking country with close cultural, economic and educational links with the English-speaking world, especially with the UK – our next door neighbour – and with the USA. Ireland is a land rich in cultural heritage with a history of world-leading innovation. From the flamboyance of Oscar Wilde to mould-breaking James Joyce from the pioneering quantum physics of John Bell to Nobel Laureate Ernest Walton, Ireland’s unique innovative and creative culture is an integral part of the Irish experience. Ireland is renowned for the highest, world-class academic standards at third-level, and the warmest of welcomes!
Dublin is a great choice for international students wishing to study in Ireland. Situated on the east coast of Ireland, Dublin is the capital city of Ireland. It provides a vibrant, energetic and multi-cultural environment in which to integrate and study. Dublin city itself is reasonably small, peaceful and safe. It serves as the country’s political and commercial epicentre. Dublin still houses many of the world’s largest software manufactures, and houses the European headquarters of many of the world’s largest and most technologically innovative organisations including Google, Microsoft, Facebook, IBM, Twitter, Apple, Ebay, Norkom, Iona Technologies, Twitter, Yahoo, and INTEL to name a few.
CCT is very proud of its international student body, which comprises of students from all over the world (40 countries). Whether you are on a Semester Abroad from your home programme or a Full-time or Part-time student, we are delighted to explore how we can best serve you.