The Physical Education and Sport Sciences department welcomes over forty international students annually studying mainly undergraduate courses in sport sciences and physical education. Most of these students are part of international exchange or ERASMUS one semester study at the University of Limerick. We also welcome prospective students to study whole full-time degrees at undergraduate or postgraduate level. Further information available on UL Global website.

  • ERASMUS University of Jyväskylä, Finland
  • ERASMUS Manchester Metropolitan University, England
  • Illinois State University, USA
  • California State University, Long Beach, USA
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
  • East Tennessee State University, USA
  • Slippery Rock University, Pennsylvania, USA

In addition University – wide exchange partnerships can be viewed on the university’s UL Global Website

Applications from international students are welcome for study on the following courses:

  • BSc in Sport and Exercise Sciences
  • BSc in Physical Education
  • Graduate Diploma and Masters in Dance
  • Professional Diploma in Education (Physical Education)
  • MSc in Education (Physical Education Teaching)
  • MSc in Sports Performance

Please see the programme section of this website, and UL Global website 
What are the Advantages of International Study at UL?

  • Promotes greater confidence, independence and self-sufficiency
  • Gives students an opportunity to see parts of the world and meet people whom they might otherwise never meet
  • Helps students gain in-depth exposure to another culture in a way that cannot be accomplished on a vacation or holiday
  • Exposes students to new ways of learning and studying
  • Competitive course tuition fees

Why Should You Study at UL?

We offer:

  • A wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes
  • A good student-lecturer ratio with small tutorial groups
  • Individual student advisors
  • On-campus accommodation
  • Integrated internship for all full-time undergraduate students
  • Excellent support network through the International Office and other support services at UL

Contact: UL Global,, Tel: +353-61-202414