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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Minimum GPA: 2.8 Housing Options: Apartment
Areas of Study: Astronomy, Biochemistry, Engineering Class Status: 3-junior, 4-senior
Program Type: field study, internship abroad, study abroad Language of Instruction: English
Program Description:

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Exciting engineering research projects in Ireland

Whatever your engineering passion, this exciting six-week summer program gives you the opportunity to earn academic credit by conducting your own, independent research in your chosen field. You’ll work under the guidance of one of Ireland’s leading engineering schools: the University of Limerick, home to the innovative Bernal Institute which focuses on thematic areas such as Advanced Materials, Manufacturing and Process Engineering, and Fluid Dynamics.

The School of Engineering is research-driven, covering the full spectrum from blue sky fundamentals to new start-up company research. You will work in state-of-art facilities with researchers who have a strong track record of translating their knowledge and expertise into solutions for both academic and industrial challenges.

Other multi-disciplinary research centers involved with the School are the Irish Centre for Composites (ICOMP); the Centre for Applied Biomedical Engineering Research (CABER); the Automation Research Centre (ARC); and the Enterprise Engineering Research Group.

 
  • This program can fit with your academic schedule at home, keeping you on track for graduation.
 
  • The program is highly individualized, with limited enrollment.
 
  • You’ll complete a brief Literature Review in consultation with your research supervisor prior to departure for the program. 
 
  • This unique, international experience of independent research will ensure your resume stands out with both employers and graduate schools.
 
  • You’ll enjoy all the benefits of studying in the west of Ireland in a location known for its friendly atmosphere, scenic beauty, and academic rigor.
 
  • Explore fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses, through Arcadia's planned Excursions and Activities.
 
WHY ARCADIA?

Arcadia is a nationally recognized leader in higher education, offering exceptional study, research, and internship experiences for students from colleges and universities across the US. Our unique combination of customized, diverse academic programming and comprehensive support allows students to explore new worlds, get to know themselves, boost their resumes for future job opportunities and graduate school, and experience the incredible growth and shifts in perspective that a culturally immersive experience can deliver.

Please visit the Arcadia website for dates and the latest program information.

 

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2024 03/06/2024 ** Rolling Admission 05/26/2024 07/24/2024

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.