So, you want to study abroad in … Dublin

tcdFounded in 1592, Trinity College Dublin is recognised as Ireland’s premier university and is ranked in 52nd position in the top 100 world universities. Some of the most famous people in Irish history have been educated at Trinity College such as Oscar Wilde and Samuel Beckett. Located in the heart of Ireland’s busy capital city, TCD students can avail of the many attractions and facilities Dublin has to offer. The campus’s state-of-the-art facilities include a modern Sports Centre, the Science Gallery – which is the first of its kind in the world, and the Trinity College Library, the largest research library in Ireland. The TCD library is also home to an extensive collection of manuscripts, the most famous being the Book of Kells.

Who can apply?

Students can study abroad in their Junior Honours year only. The Erasmus Exchange with Trinity College Dublin is open to all students in the School of History (single and joint honours). Joint honours students will require the permission of the School of their second subject before they submit their application. Students can apply to study in Dublin for one semester or a year.

The deadline for next year’s programmes is Friday 22 February 2013. Please complete the History Abroad Application Form and return electronically to the Collaborations & Study Abroad team. For more information, please visit the School’s Study Abroad website, or email Dr Kostas Zafeiris, Study Abroad Co-ordinator of the School.

About standrewshistory
With over forty full time members of staff researching and teaching on European, American and Asian history from the dawn of the Middle Ages to the present day, the School of History at the University of St Andrews has one of the finest faculty and diverse teaching programmes of any School of History in the English speaking world. The School boasts expertise in Mediaeval and Modern History, from S cotland to Byzantium and the Americas to the Middle East and South Asia.Thematic interests include religious history, urban history, transnationalism, historiography and nationalism. The School of History prides itself on small group teaching and tutorials allowing for in depth study and supervision tailored to secure the best from each student. Cutting edge research combined with teaching excellence offer a dynamic and intellectually stimulating environment for the study of History.

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