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National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUI)

-, - MAYNOOTH (CO. KILDARE), Ireland
3.89 / 5 based on 60 reviews.

Programmes
Accreditations
85% of students recommend
60 reviews
Housing
4.0/5
All experiences (60)
Student life
4.4/5
5 stars (24)
Academic
3.3/5
4 stars (24)
Languages
4.9/5
3 stars (12)
Expenses
3.1/5
2 stars (0)
Overall
4.4/5
1 star (0)
I 've stayed 10 months, good experience, i travelled quite a lot around the country, Read Review
yves1, France

60 reviews of National University of Ireland, Maynooth

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HOUSING    
by Yves, Université de Rouen, Rouen, France
Economics, Erasmus
Personal assessment
Cost
KEY:
Couldn't have asked for more.
Pretty good.
Could've been better, but didn't lessen the overall experience.
Disappointing.
Facilities
Location
Cleanliness
Space
Type of housing: On campus
Arranged by: Host university
If returning, I would choose: On campus
Why? It's the best place to live in Maynooth
Personal comments:
The campus accomodation is about 5 minutes away to the University, clean, living with Irish people was good experience!!
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STUDENT LIFE    
by Jessica, Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, United States
Sociology, University Agreement
Personal social experience
Activities
KEY:
Amazing! Hardly had time to study.
Plenty to do when I had the time.
So-so.
Did not get involved.
Nightlife
Travel
Overall
Describe host city: Students equally interact with the local and student community
Activities: Takes place mostly within the university/student environment
Nightlife, Travel: Takes place mostly outside the university/student environment
Personal comments:
The Roost. The Coffee Mill. Super Macs and the Chipper
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ACADEMIC    
by Maria Angela, Universidad de Valladolid, Valladolid, Spain
Literature, Erasmus
My academic experiences
Quality of courses
KEY:
Fantastic.
Pretty good.
Could've been a bit better.
Disappointing.
Variety of courses
Availability/access to resources
Interaction with teachers
Interaction with other international students
Interaction with local students
Course recommendations:
Talk to your coordinator before hand.



My opinion of the university assessment
Exams at end of course
KEY:
Liked it.
It was alright.
A bit annoying.
Didn't like it.
Exams throughout the course
Essays and/or projects at the end of course.
Essays and/or projects throughout the course
Overall
Personal comments:
none

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by Derek, Youngstown State University, Youngstown, United States
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies, Independent
Language difficulties
Social
KEY:
No problems.
I coped pretty well.
Sometimes it was difficult.
It was a constant struggle.
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Language of instruction: English
Was learning English a key decision factor?
No, it wasn't.
Personal comments:
Excellent. I learned so much.
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EXPENSES    
by Yves, Université de Rouen, Rouen, France
Economics, Erasmus
The accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
KEY:
Very easy.
Minimal effort.
Accessible but required effort.
Almost impossible.
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Main source of funding:
Family
Other sources of funding:
An ERASMUS grant
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits:
prices in Ireland are greater than in France, especially for food,
Food, Travel, Nightlife, Overall, Housing: was more expensive than at home.
Telephone: was the same price as at home.
Personal comments:
none
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OVERALL    
by Maria Angela, Universidad de Valladolid, Valladolid, Spain
Literature, Erasmus
Important to choosing this university...
Academic reasons
KEY:
Very Important.
Important.
Not really important.
Unimportant.
Culture
Costs
Activities
Campus life
Party / people
Weather / Location
I wish I had known...
Not really
In my opinion:
Everybody loved it, you will too!



During my experience abroad, I ...
Became familiar with another culture
KEY:
Happened all the time.
Happened quite a lot.
Happened a bit.
Didn't happen.
Traveled
Improved language skills
Met people from other countries
Became more independent
Partied a lot
Experienced a change in life
Advanced my studies/career
Personal recommendation:
Don't think it is a huge university, but don't make that that fact stops you from going.



FINAL COMMENTS

It was great
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