Maynooth University gained its autonomous status in the year 1997, however, its historical lineage can be traced back to 1795. It has been ranked #5 in Best Global Universities in Ireland. It houses a total of 12,530 students including 10,465 UG and 2,065 PG students.
Maynooth offers 24 research programmes and has obtained external funding for over 500 research projects. Till now it has produced more than 500 researchers. Furthermore, it attained global recognition with 170+ commercial collaborations.
|University Type||Public University|
|No. of Campuses||1|
|No. of Residence Complexes||3|
|Graduate Job Rate||40%|
|Research Funding||1.4 million EUR|
|Cost of Attendance||About 17,038 EUR|
|Intake Type||Semester wise|
|Mode of Program||Full time and online|
Maynooth University Programs, Campus and Residence
- It offers a wide spectrum of flexible programmes at UG, PG and Doctorate level in Arts, Science and Engineering, and Social Sciences, Business, Law, and Education.
- Additionally, it offers wide range of international programmes and partnerships.
- The main campus is divided into North Campus and South Campus. Nearly, 1,200 residents avail on-campus accommodation.
Maynooth University Application Process
- Application: Students can apply online on the application portal.
- Application fee: 50 EUR
- Application deadline: February 1, 2019
- General requirements: Official academic transcripts, official programme completion certificate, mark sheets, and English test scores.
- Additional requirements: Birth certificate, passport copy, 2 recommendation letters, CV, and SOP.
- English Proficiency Test: IELTs/TOEFL/equivalent test scores are required
|English proficiency tests||Science and Engineering Courses||Other UG Courses||PG Courses|
Maynooth University Cost of Attendance
|Courses||UG (in EUR)||PG (in EUR)|
For all the doctorate programmes, the tuition fee is 15,000 EUR.
Maynooth University Cost of Living
|Books and materials||60|
Maynooth University Financial Aid
At Maynooth, international students may avail financial assistance in form of grants/scholarships/student loan. Few such scholarships are:
|Taught Master’s Scholarship||2,000 EUR|
|John and Pat Hume PhD Scholarships||Up to 18,000 EUR + tuition fee|
Maynooth University Alumni
- Maynooth has 75,000+ alumni.
- The alumni benefits include alumni scholarship, connection with other students, academic transcripts, Maynooth affinity card and various campus facilities.
- Some of the notable alumni are Ger Bernnan, Joe McHugh, and Monica Barnes.