MAYNOOTH UNIVERSITY - Seven peaks education


A. Overview

Maynooth University is an internationally recognised institution located 25 kilometres outside of Dublin, Ireland, and is the nation’s fastest growing university.

One of four constituent universities of the National University of Ireland, Maynooth University in 2018 placed in the global top 100 universities under 50 years old in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

On 16 June 2017, Maynooth University celebrated its 20th birthday, having been formally established as an autonomous university in 1997. Yet, it traces its origins to the foundation of the Royal College of St. Patrick in 1795, drawing inspiration from a heritage that includes over 200 years of education and scholarship.

Today, Maynooth University is a place of lively contrasts–a modern institution, dynamic, rapidly-growing, research-led and engaged, yet grounded in historic academic strengths and scholarly traditions.

With more than 12,000 students from more than 90 countries, Maynooth offers a range of programmes at undergraduate, Master’s and PhD level in the humanities, science and engineering, and social sciences, including business, law, and education. The University also offers a range of international programmes and partnerships.

In addition to being named in THE’s Top 50 Under 50, Maynooth University is recognised among the top 400 universities in the world, the top 200 European universities, and as one of the top 200 universities for international connections and outlook.

B. Why study with Maynooth University

The perfect location: Ireland’s only university town, just 25 km west of Dublin World class facilities A globally connected university An international student cohort of more than 1500 students, representing 114 different nationalities Ranked #68 in the world for new universities in the Times Higher Education Top 150 Under 50 list

Available Courses

- Medicine and Health Sciences
- Social Sciences and Education
- Music
- Engineering
- Pharmaceutical Sciences
- Applied Sciences
- Business
- Architecture and Built Environment
- Creative Arts and Design
- Hospitality and Tourism
- Information Technology





  • IELTS: 6.0 min. overall score
  • TOEFL (paper based test): 545
  • TOEFL (internet based test): 90
  • PTE (Pearson): 58


  • IELTS: 6.5 min overall score
  • TOEFL (paper based test): 560
  • TOEFL (internet based test): 92
  • PTE (Pearson): 59