Dublin City University (DCU)

The Centre

DCU is one of Ireland’s youngest universities gaining official recognition in 1989. It was originally seen as an unconventional university by introducing ideas that challenged the norm in Ireland but have since contributed to its success.

The complex consists of a 25m deck level pool, three basketball court sports hall and several other studios for a variety of activities.

DCU offers apartment-style accommodation with single and twin en-suite rooms and one common living room/kitchen area per apartment. This purpose-built accommodation is well-furnished and maintained to a high standard. These residences are both on-site or just three minutes’ walk from the campus.

The City

Dublin is Ireland’s capital city and is located on the east coast of Ireland, overlooking Dublin Bay. The city is bursting with history, culture and energy and is a popular destination for people from all over the world. Dublin has many landmarks and monuments which date back hundreds of years, including Dublin Castle, Christ Church Cathedral, Mansion House and the Molly Malone statue.

Dublin City University (DCU) is located 15 minutes from Dublin Airport and 15 minutes from Dublin city centre, offering students the ideal location to explore the cultural highlights of the city while also enjoying the security and vibrancy of a university campus.