University College Cork
University College Cork is a universitywide partner in Cork, Ireland.
General information for exchange students
Welcome to UCC 2019 (YouTube)
Semester I: 2nd week of September – 3rd week of December
Orientation generally commences the 2nd week of September for Semester I and the 2nd week of January for Semester II.
Exams take place in December for Semester I and in May for Semester II.
GPA (Average Grade)
There is no GPA requirement for this destination.
Students are expected to have a good level of English in order to be able to follow classes.
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
All areas, except:
List of modules/subject areas are listed in our Book of Modules for Visiting Students
|Courses at Master’s level|
No. The majority of modules available to Erasmus students are at the bachelor level.
|Language of instruction|
Unfortunately, UCC cannot guarantee accommodation to exchange students. On-campus housing is available and can be applied for, but the university also offers advise to students seeking accommodation off-campus.
|Estimated living costs per month|
Average living costs are between €1240 - €1880 per month depending on lifestyle.
You can find a more detailed breakdown of expenses here.
Normal study load per term in credits: 30 ECTS, in courses: 2 – 6.
Grading system: 0% - 100%
|Number of places available|
8 places per year.
Selection was necessary in the past few years.
You are advised not to place this exchange destination as a second or third choice.
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.