Quick Facts

 Language of Instruction


Host University

Maynooth University

GPA Requirement

3.0 GPA is required to study at Maynooth University

Required Courses

Good for Majors

  • Arts & Humanities: Celtic Studies, English, European Studies, History, International Development, Media Studies, Music, Politics
  • Business & Communications: Accounting, Business & Management, Finance & International Finance, Marketing
  • Foreign Languages: French, German, Spanish
  • Pre-Professional Studies: Education
  • Sciences: Biology, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Math, Physics
  • Social Sciences: Anthropology, Psychology, Sociology


Shared University-provided apartments in the campus student village.

Resident Director

Dr. Kieran Doyle


The orientation introduces students to the Maynooth campus and its academic offerings, as well as an acute focus on diverse aspects of Irish life and culture conducted by Maynooth staff and the BCA Resident Director.

Ireland Immigration Requirements

Students who remain in Ireland for one semester or more must apply for a Garda National Immigration Bureau (GNIB) card after arrival in Ireland. BCA provides further guidance on this process and students should reference this information on their BCA online account as soon as they are accepted.