There are plenty of possibilities to study German in Ireland

To find out more please have a look at the relevant websites.


  • Trinity College Dublin
  • University College Dublin
  • Dublin City University
  • National University of Ireland Maynooth
  • University College Cork
  • University of Limerick
  • Mary Immaculate College, Limerick
  • National University of Ireland Galway

Institutes of Technology

  • Dundalk Institute of Technology
  • Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology
  • Institute of Technology Blanchardstown
  • Institute of Technology Carlow
  • Letterkenny Institute of Technology
  • Cork Institute of Technology
  • Limerick Institute of Technology

Studying abroad

For those of you who want to study German in Germany, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) can provide information on universities and other third-level institutions as well as different kinds of scholarships. For more information, please contact the DAAD office based in London

Alternatively you can also consult the DAAD lecturer at your university:
UCD: Sandra Weber (ucd%27%ie,sandra%27%weber)
TCD: Nazli Heimann (tcd%27%ie,heimannn)
TCD: Daniel Pust (tcd%27%ie,pustd)
DCU:Verena Wulf (dcu%27%ie,verena%27%wulf)
UCC: Nikolai Preuschoff (ucc%27%ie,n%27%preuschoff)
UL: Dr. Michaela Schrage-Früh (ul%27%ie,Michaela%27%Schrage-Frueh)
NUI Galway: Franziska Kroh (nuigalway%27%ie,franziska%27%kroh)

If you only want to spend part of your studies in Germany, Austria or Switzerland, the highly successful EU-funded Erasmus programme which celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2012 might be of interest to you. If you want to learn more about the programme, the opportunities it offers and how to apply for a scholarship, please refer to
Further information and advice will be given by the international office at your university.
If you want to study in Austria the homepage of the Austrian agency for international mobility and cooperation in education, science and research will certainly be interesting OeAD
Information about study opportunities in Switzerland are provided by the following websites:



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