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National University of Ireland - Dublin (AG)


Program Location Dublin, Ireland
Sponsor IPIA
Program Type Exchange
Course # SA 21214
Duration Semester or
2 Semesters
Upcoming Program Dates
Fall 2014 08/27/14 to 12/19/14
Current Program Dates
Spring 2014 01/06/14 to 05/26/14

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Overview Purdue Credit
Eligibility Deadline

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Overview
Program Leader: IPIA
Purdue University
Room 26 Agriculture Administration Building
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-1168

Phone: 765-494-6876
Fax: 765-494-9613
Email: AgAbroad@purdue.edu

University College Dublin (founded in 1851) is Ireland’s largest university with over 22,000 students. The main campus is situated at Belfield, a 132 hectacre site 5km south of Dublin’s city centre. 

UCD has over 100 years experience in student centred teaching and industry leading research, and has a reputation as a friendly and close-knit community.  The Faculty of Agriculture offers nine degree programs in areas such as production agriculture, food science, environmental science, engineering technology, agribusiness management, forestry, horticulture, animal science, turf science, and rural development.  The Agri-Food sector is Ireland’s most important indigenous industry and UCD is the only Irish university offering the Bachelor of Agricultural Science (BAgrSc) degree. Over half of our 800 undergraduate students are from urban or non-farm backgrounds, reflecting the wide range of degree options available within the Faculty of Agriculture.


Estimated UCD costs per semester

  • Full-time Purdue tuition and fees
  • Airfare...............................................$1,200
  • Overseas Health Insurance....................$200
  • Room & Board......................................$3,500
  • Passport............................................$135
  • Miscellaneous......................................$2,000

For more program information, please visit the program website.

Eligibility

GPA Requirement: 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
Language Requirement: none

Purdue Credit
Direct Credit available from the following: [College of Agriculture]

Application Deadlines

This program is operated by International Programs in Agriculture (IPIA), and is intended only for Agriculture majors.

You can download an application form by clicking APPLY. 

Or you can pick up an application form in the IPIA Office which is located in AGAD, Room 26.

Approval for participation is granted on a first-come, first-served basis. To receive priority consideration for participation, applications for the following spring term should be submitted by April 15th.  Applications for the following fall term should be submitted by October 31st.

Program Application Deadline
Most Fall Semester Programs Mar 1
Most Spring Semester Programs Sep 15


Returnees Information

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Resources

The websites listed below contain information about this program. The accuracy of information at external sites cannot be guaranteed.


For more information on this program, please contact the Study Abroad Office by phone (765) 494-2383 or email studyabroad@purdue.edu.

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