Dublin provides a friendly, warm and vibrant environment which not only allows you to accelerate your learning, but have fun doing so. With over 35,000 students within the region, Dublin has become a bustling energetic place that allows students to build new relationships, develop new social skills, and enjoy student life to the full. Don’t just take our word for it though. You can read students blogs below and we’ve also answered common questions.

What do students say?

DCU Student Blogs

Read about the experience of students at Dublin City University.

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The World of Trinity

A modern look at an historic university with blog posts from students.

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UCD Student and Staff Blog

Giving an insight into all aspects of life at University College Dublin.

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What’s the nightlife like?

Dublin is known for having a great nightlife scene and there are regular student nights in many late bars and nightclubs. Have a look at our nightlife guide for more.

What is there to do in Dublin?

We’ve got a lot going on. Our What’s On section will give you a great flavour of what’s happening from week to week. We’ve also got guides for top attractions, festivals, galleries & museums and markets.

What’s the outdoor scene like?

Dublin is lucky to be located between mountains and the Irish sea so there’s a host of outdoor activities to take part in. See our Mountains & Sea guide.

How about sports?

All universities and colleges have sporting clubs so that would be your first port of call. Dublin is also home to the national stadiums for a variety of sports so you can see our What’s On listings for Sport or the Sports guide.