University of Limerick

About University of Limerick:

Founded in 1972, the University of Limerick is situated in Limerick, Ireland. It has over 15,000 of which over 2,000 are international students. The University of Limerick is known for its research and excellence in education.
The University of Limerick offers over 70 undergraduate programmes across various subjects such as Social Sciences, Business, Engineering, Health Sciences, Arts, and much more! Known as ‘Ireland’s Sporting Campus’, the university boasts Ireland’s first altitude training centre, an Olympic-sized swimming pool and the National Strength and Conditioning Centre. 

Why the University of Limerick:

  1. Voted as Ireland’s most popular university with a satisfaction rating of 85% by students
  2. Places more than 2,000 students in paid and semi-paid work placements annually – 30% of these as international placements
  3. The UL graduate employment rate is 15% higher than the national average
  4. Ranked at 898 in global university ranking as per USA news and world report
  5. Ranked at 601-800 as per ARWU (Shanghai Ranking)

University of Limerick Ranking:

QS – 511-520
THE – 501-600

University of Limerick Fee Structure: 

Type of course

Duration (years)

Annual Fees

Bachelor degree


USD 13,000 – 18,000 / INR 9,45,000 – 13,00,000

Master’s degree


USD 15,000 – 18,000  / INR 11,00,000 – 13,00,000

MBA programme


USD 15,000 – 18,000 / INR 11,00,000 – 13,00,000

University of Limerick Scholarships

Name of scholarship



UL Sports Scholarship

The UL Sports Scholarships are designed to support top athletes in pursuing and excelling in their sport while also undertaking academic study at the University of Limerick

€1,200 to €10,000

Government of Ireland Scholarship

Under this initiative, 60 scholarships will be provided for one year of study at Bachelor, Masters or PhD levels to successful candidates who have an offer of a place at an eligible Irish higher education institution.

€10,000 for one year


International Student Scholarship

Awarded by default to International students applying before the scholarship deadline

€1,200 to €5,000

University of Limerick Accommodation: 


Cost (per month)


USD 350-500 / INR 25,500 – 37,500


USD 250 – 400 / INR 18,500 – 30,000

University of Limerick Popular Courses


Music and Dance

Journalism and Digital Communication

Mathematics and Computer Science

Bioscience and Medical Engineering


Many more…


International Commerce Law

Financial Mathematics


Serious Crime Investigation

Sports, Exercise and Performance Psychology

Many more…

University of Limerick Application Deadline: 

Bachelor courses – Apr/May for upcoming September intake

Masters courses –  Apr/May for upcoming September intake