As a Filipino student who wants to study abroad, you are faced with a lot of information which makes the process a little bit complicated and difficult. UKEAS will make it easier when you find yourself struggling with study abroad requirements.
Consider Ireland as one of the best study destinations. Experience Irish culture as the National College of Ireland welcomes you to their campus!
Here are the reasons why you should study in National College or Ireland!
« Think Location!
o Ireland is consistently ranked one of the safest countries in the world in the Global Peace Index - giving you confidence and comfort in making here your study destination.
o Ireland has been voted one of the top 20 countries in the world to visit in 2020 (Condé Nast Traveler).
o NCI is located in Dublin’s International Financial Services Centre (IFSC), home to over 500 finance, banking, insurance and financial services companies, giving you access to fantastic employment opportunities right on your doorstep.
o NCI’s campus received 5 Stars for Facilities in the 2019 QS Stars Ratings. From state of the art lecture theatres and IT labs to our campus gym and student restaurant, we have all you need in the heart of Dublin City.
« Think Careers!
o Ireland offers international graduates a post study work visa of 1 year for undergraduate degrees and 2 years for masters degrees.
o NCI was awarded 5 stars for Employability in the 2019 QS Stars Ratings.
o NCI’s Careers service has won 5 national awards in the past 6 years including the AHECS Excellence in Employability Award 2018.
O 91% of NCI Masters degree graduates and 96% of NCI Bachelor degree graduates are employed or in further study within 6 months of graduating.
o 9 out of 10 top global ICT companies are located in Ireland. Silicon Docks, Ireland’s tech hub, is located 10 minutes' walk from NCI’s campus.
« Think Business!
o The MA in Human Resource Management at NCI is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), giving you the best start in your new career.
o Our BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance gives students 9 exemptions towards their ACCA qualification, giving you the best start in your new career.
« Think Tech!
o NCI’s School of Computing offers specialist masters programmes including Data Analytics, Cloud Computing, Cyber Security and FinTech.
o NCI developed the first MSc in Fintech in the country, to provide Ireland’s booming Financial Technology industry with skilled graduates.
« Think Excellence!
o NCI was awarded 4 stars overall in the 2019 QS Stars Ratings.
o NCI offers small class sizes and a personalised and supportive learning experience to ensure the highest levels of academic excellence and student success.
o NCI was awarded 5 stars for Social Responsibility in the 2019 QS Stars Ratings, showing our commitment to initiatives such as community investment, sustainability and charity work.
o The NCI School of Business has the second highest percentage of staff PhDs of all third level institutions in Ireland.
« Think Adventure!
o Dublin is your gateway to Europe and with flight times of under 3 hours to the majority of Europe’s capital cities, wonderful adventures await.
o NCI Students Union has over 50 clubs and societies for you to join, meaning you can continue your passion or discover a new one whilst you study here.
o NCI’s International Office offers over 200 events and outings each year for you to join – making the most of your time to discover everything about Dubin and Ireland.
o In Dublin, you are never more than 30 minutes away from coast of mountains where thrill seekers
« Think Global Networks!
o NCI has over 1000 international students from over 80 countries around the world - your new global network.
o NCI partners with universities around the world to provide students with joint degree, student exchange and study abroad experiences and opportunities.
o The NCI School of Computing has research partnerships with Stanford University, University of California Berkeley and Cornell University.
« Think Support!
o NCI’s Learning Support Service offers students help and guidance on everything from academic writing to exam revision – just one of our many support services on campus.
o NCI’s International Office supports you throughout your study abroad experience from application to graduation – we will help you to navigate studying and living in Ireland.
o Each year, NCI offers over 500 scholarships to international students – helping you to invest in your future.
o NCI was awarded 5 stars for Inclusiveness in the 2019 QS Stars Ratings - showing our commitment to offering a supportive and welcoming environment to our students.
« Think Living!
o The Mercer Cost of Living City Ranking 2019 ranks Dublin as significantly cheaper to live in than London and many other major world cities.
o NCI offers on campus accommodation where students can enjoy the privacy of their own bedroom and the comfort of 24 hour security.
o All NCI international students receive free gym membership – helping to keep active and healthy.
o Dublin is consistently voted as one of the best cities in the world to be a student – excellent nightlife, sports, music, entertainment and shopping awaits you here!
Now that we have listed down the most important details and you are now ready to study abroad, let us start on your journey with National College of Ireland!