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Location: Coláiste Na Hollscoile, Bóthar an Choláiste, Corcaigh

Country: Ireland

Near by Big City: Cork

About University: University College Cork – National University of Ireland, Cork (UCC) is a constituent university of the National University of Ireland located in Cork.

The university was established in 1845 as one of three Queen's Colleges located in Belfast, Cork, and Galway. It became University College Cork, under the Irish Universities Act of 1908. The Universities Act 1997 renamed the university as National University of Ireland, Cork, and a Ministerial Order of 1998 renamed the university as University College Cork – National University of Ireland, Cork, though it continues to be widely known as University College Cork.

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Its degrees, conferred by the National University of Ireland, are internationally recognised and over 19,000 students take its undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. The University enjoys an international reputation, which draws more than 2,800 students from 100 countries across the world.

The University offers honours bachelor degree programmes across the Humanities, Business, Law, Engineering, Architecture, Science, Food Science, Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing and the Clinical Therapies.

Bursaries: UCC is pleased to announce bursaries of €1,500 to post graduate students who were previously in receipt of a Higher Education grant from their Local Authority or Vocational Education Committee (VEC) and are now no longer eligible due to cutbacks.

These bursaries are limited to one year post graduate programmes, and a limited number of 2 year Master's Programmes. Students who are in receipt of any other source of funding or scholarship are not eligible for this bursary.

In order to receive the bursary students must present their 13-digit SUSI application number at registration in September.

Accommodation: UCC Accommodation Service reserves accommodation in a range of self-contained student apartments. Apartments are available on a fixed term basis. The contract is for the one semester or full academic year depending on the term of study.

Accommodation is available at Castlewhite Apartments, Victoria Lodge, and University Hall; including Áras Uí Thuma, the Irish Language Residential Centre. Both University Hall and Victoria Lodge have designated blocks for postgraduate students.

All UCC Campus Accommodation is situated close to the majority of University buildings, the Student Centre and UCC Sports facilities; whilst being a pleasant stroll to the vibrant city centre.

IELTS Requirements: Minimum IELTS score UG & PG students 6.5

Fees Range: Full-time UG & PG Fees 12,500 Euro to 20,000 Euro

*Conditions apply.