The University of Limerick is an independent, internationally focused university with over 16,500 students and approximately 1700 staff. The University is ranked among the top 600 universities globally by QS. The campus includes Ireland’s first Olympic-size swimming pool, an indoor sports arena, a boathouse with a state-of-the-art indoor rowing tank, the 1,100-seat University Concert Hall, the Irish Chamber Orchestra Building, the Irish World Academy and an impressive range of visual art.
The University offers programmes across a wide range of disciplines, including Arts, Business, Engineering and Construction, Health and Medicine, Information and Communication Technology, Law, Mathematics and Natural Sciences. UL has many marketing-leading programmes and several are unique in Ireland. Programmes like the BA Arts degree and the Bachelor of Business Studies are amongst the largest in Ireland and some of the Teacher Education programmes are the only ones of their kind.