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AIFS Study Abroad in Maynooth, Ireland: Academic Year or Semester


Spend a semester or academic year in Maynooth with AIFS. Earn up to 18 credits studying abroad at Maynooth University, located 15 miles outside of Dublin city center.

Choose one of the following academic programs:

  • International Program
  • Irish Cultural Heritage Certificate Program
  • Certificate in International Business Program
  • Certificate in Military Science (fall semester only)

You'll live on campus in a student apartment with a meal allowance included.

Enjoy cultural and social activities such as walking tours, museum and gallery visits, Irish music nights, theater performances, Irish sporting events and more.

Excursions include a 3-day trip to Dublin, a day trip to a working Irish farm and an overnight visit to Cork and Kilkenny.

A 3-day trip to Galway is available as an optional excursion. The optional AIFS Flight Package includes a 2-night tour of London, England en route to Maynooth.



  • Anthropology
  • Biology (General)
  • Chemistry
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Conflict Studies
  • Design
  • Irish Studies
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Cultural
  • Population and Demographic Studies
  • Foreign (non-English) Languages and Literature
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Media and Cultural Studies
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Sociology
  • Theology

Required Languages: