Is it a good idea for my daughter to study physiotherapy abroad?
- September 29, 2020, 00:00
My daughter would love to study physiotherapy but feels the high points requirements will be beyond her. She says there are options in European univer(...)
What's attracting 1,000 Irish students to the Netherlands this year?
- August 17, 2018, 08:30
As Leaving Certificate students around the country await Monday’s CAO offers in the wake of their results, there’s a chance that some of their peers h(...)
College abroad: learning to deal with the culture shock
- January 9, 2018, 00:00
The fees are cheaper. College accommodation is easier to get. Entry requirements are less demanding. Their universities rank higher than in Ireland. (...)
Low fees and top universities: why Irish are studying abroad
- January 22, 2017, 13:00
Thousands of college hopefuls have been scrambling to apply for third-level courses in Ireland in recent weeks. But increasing numbers are looking fu(...)
Ask Brian: What does a ‘restricted’ college course mean?
- November 15, 2016, 00:00
Question: My daughter is determined to qualify as a vet. The course in UCD requires high points and is listed as “restricted”. Can you explain this an(...)
Ask Brian: The low-down on studying medicine on the Continent
- March 15, 2016, 01:00
PROBLEM: My son is in transition year and attends a fee-paying school in Dublin. He has always been curious about medicine. However, I don’t think he(...)