Ireland organized Education Fair in Chennai

Ireland organized Education Fair in Chennai

* Ireland becomes most sought out country to study for the Indian students; offers quality higher education and considered world’s most welcoming and safest country

* Leading 20 Irish Higher education institutions aim to draw students from Chennai

* Job prospects, admission procedures and scholarships to be discussed

Chennai, March 4th 2019: With a sizeable portion of Indian students making Ireland a most preferred destination for higher education, Education in Ireland, organized number of education fairs spanning 5 cities wherein prominent universities and educational institutes of Ireland met students under one roof. Education in Ireland is a Government of Ireland brand under the authority of the Minister for Education and Skills. Over 400 number of students attended the fair.

In Chennai, the education fair took place today at Taj Coromandel Hotel. Subsequently, the fair was carried out in four other major cities namely Pune, Mumbai, Bangalore and Delhi. At the fair, the students got a chance to meet with representatives of leading 20 Irish Higher education institutions 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, Education in Ireland said, “This education fair aims to provide a transparent and delightful opportunity for the students to grow personally and professionally. We aspire to help students and institutions to achieve their goals as efficiently and effectively as possible.”

“Also this fair’s goal is to create opportunities for Indian counterparts to form business partnerships with local institutions with a common goal to bring the highest standards in education system.” added Mr. Barry.

This Education Fair was distinctive in terms of options it provided to each seeker, who can apply directly to the institution of his/her choice and get first-hand information on courses, scholarships right there. Education in Ireland’s education fair in Chennai provided an opportunity to have one-on-one interactions with 20 Higher education institutions mentioned below:


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

Ireland offers unbeatable academic excellence, employment opportunities and welcoming, safe, English speaking environment 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 were given a broader percept on how education in Ireland takes place with its kind of courses and the job opportunities given post studies. Students were advised to bring along their educational certificates in original along with photocopies.