What does Cork (Ireland) have to offer?

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What does Cork in Ireland have to offer?

Cork is a city full of charm, energy and culture and has UCC at its heart. According the Corkonians, it is the REAL CAPITAL of Ireland; it has all that larger cities have to offer but is more relaxed, safer and less expensive.

Cork is a hub for vibrant IT companies such as Apple, Dell, EMC, and IBM.

it@cork, European Tech Cluster, …

FAQ Friday Part 3

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Part three of our Frequently Asked Questions Friday Blog is here. It’s short and sweet, just like our application  process outlined below.

Why Ireland?

  • STUDY in one of the best education systems in the world for Higher Education Achievements
  • BENEFIT from Ireland’s investment in the education system
  • CHOOSE  from over 5000 internationally recognized qualifications
  • ACCESS world-class research opportunities in world-leading programmes
  • CONNECT with career opportunities with leading global companies located in Ireland
  • ACHIEVE your ambitions in Europe’s most entrepreneurial country
  • JOIN the 35,000 international students from 161 countries enjoying Ireland’s vibrant culture
  • LIVE in the only English speaking country in the Eurozone
  • EXPERIENCE living in one of the friendliest and safest countries in the world


Frequently Asked Questions

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We’re going to do a Friday Blog every Friday until the end of the year, because we have just that many questions to answer!!!

Lets kick this series off with a few of the more common questions that we get from students.


Got more questions about courses, university transfers, fees and the application process? See if they are answered here. Or get in touch!


“KOM Consultants irons formalities out,

Cheap Flights To Study In Ireland

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Flights To Ireland

So we all know that Ireland has been voted as the friendliest country in the world, right? Well, we can add thoughtful to that too! Aer Lingus, Ireland’s national airline, knows how tough it is for students to pack up their life and go study and live abroad. They have announced a special student flight package for students studying in Ireland.

some of the perks of the package include; …

UCC Web Chat

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So we recently had a web chat with the University College Cork’s school of pharmacy. In case you missed it, here it is, but in case you don’t want to click in to view it, because you’re at school or at work and you really shouldn’t be on your phone….here’s the main points to take from this web chat with this awesome Irish school. (see below the video)

1. Canadians don’t require a visa to enter Ireland. …

Irish School Of Pharmacy Webinar

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Irish School Of Pharmacy Webinar


Want to study Pharmacy? Want to study in Ireland?

University College Cork – School of Pharmacy are taking part in their first webinar in a couple of weeks. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to chat to the school of pharmacy about their MPharm program and about studying and life in Ireland.

Register here for this Pharmacy Webinar

UCC will also be attending the Recruit In Canada Fairs in various cities across Canada. …

Tips When Choosing Your Study Abroad Destination

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So you’re thinking about studying abroad?! You look at a map of the world and think, where to start? What to study?!!! Here’s some tips and things to think about when choosing your study abroad destination. 

First of all,

Get some help!
I’ve been working within the education industry for a few years now, traveled and met many university reps to know that there is soooooo much choice out there. Having a wide variety of choice is great, …

Pharmacy Program at UCC

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Today we’re looking at the 5 year Pharmacy program at University College Cork.
Duration: 5 years
Teaching Mode: Full-time
Qualifications: MPharm
Next Intake: Sept 2015

Did you know these facts about the pharma industry in Ireland?! 


A pharmacist is a healthcare team member specifically concerned with drugs and medicines. Pharmacy at UCC provides the confidence, skills and knowledge to make a difference in the pharmaceutical arena.

The four main areas of study on this four-year course are pharmaceutical and medicinal chemistry; …

Things To Do In Ireland

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For anyone thinking of studying in Ireland, ahem, we are now working with some great Irish schools if you don’t already know! Click here to see where you can transfer to in Ireland through KOM Consultants.

What does Ireland have that the rest of the world doesn’t? Well, there’s the literary legacy of James Joyce, Samuel Beckett and W.B. Yeats; traditional sports such as hurling and Gaelic football; the smooth beverages of Guinness and Irish whiskey; …