Spurred by rising Indian footfalls, the official Government of Ireland fairs to take place in 5 major cities

Mr. Barry O'Driscoll, Senior Education Adviser, India – Education in Ireland

Mr. Barry O’Driscoll, Senior Education Adviser, India – Education in Ireland

•         Fair to be launched in New Delhi on 23rd February, 2019

•         Top 20 Irish Higher education institutions aim to draw students from Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru & Chennai

•         Job prospects, admission procedures and scholarships to be discussed

Mumbai,  5 February , 2019 (GPN) :   Following great response from the Indian students, the Government of Ireland will organize education fairs for higher education aspirants in five major Indian cities. These fairs will showcase a collaboration of prominent universities and educational institutes from Ireland. The fairs will kick start from February 28 in Delhi and will conclude in Chennai on March 3rd, 2019. Below is a detailed schedule of all the fairs

Date City
23rdFebruary Delhi
24thFebruary Pune
27thFebruary Mumbai
02ndMarch Bengaluru
03rdMarch Chennai


At the fair, the students will get a chance to meet with representatives of 20 Ireland universities and discuss their queries related to admissions, programmes available, intakes, offer acceptance, campus life, international student support, and more. In addition, Education in Ireland will also offer a 3000-euro scholarship to any one student present at the fair from each city.


Mr. Barry O’Driscoll, Senior Education Adviser, India – Education in Ireland said, “We at Education in Ireland seeks to provide a platform to aspiring students to come and have a face-to-face interaction with the university representatives and get answers to all their queries related to studying in Ireland and the courses we provide.

In total 20 Ireland universities and institutions are participating in the fair. It is a free platform for all students to gauge their prospects, apply directly to the institution of their choice and get firsthand information on courses, scholarships etc.”

Participating Institutions

·         Athlone Institute of Technology ·         Letterkenny Institute of Technology
·         Cork Institute of Technology ·         Maynooth University
·         Carlow Institute of Technology ·         National College of Ireland
·         CCT College Dublin ·         National University of Ireland, Galway
·         Dublin Business School ·         Technological University Dublin
·         Dublin City University ·         Trinity College Dublin
·         Dundalk Institute of Technology ·         University College Cork
·         Galway Business School ·         University College Dublin
·         Griffith College ·         University of Limerick
·         Limerick Institute of Technology ·         Waterford Institute of Technology

“Education in Ireland has always attracted Indian students for its quality and the availability of post study work opportunities making it even more attractive.” added Mr. O’Driscoll.

Ireland offers unbeatable academic excellence, employment opportunities andwelcoming, safe, English speakingenvironment that is easy to settle in to. Qualifications from these institutions are globally recognized and will be a passport for global success for the youth. In addition to meeting the institutions, the qualified students can also get a broader percept on how education in Ireland takes place with its kind of courses and the job opportunities given post studies. Students are advised to bring along their educational certificates in original along with photocopies. ENDS

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