Fiontar & Scoil na Gaeilge

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Fiontar & Scoil na Gaeilge is an interdisciplinary School which is recognised internationally for the quality of programmes it delivers through the medium of Irish, and for the innovative nature of the teaching, research and work of the academic staff and researchers on our digital projects.

Our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes are designed in such a way that they reinforce the practical and academic skills of the students, as well as contributing to their ongoing academic development and portfolio of professional qualifications.

Why Fiontar & Scoil na Gaeilge?

Fiontar agus Scoil na Gaeilge's students recognise they have made the right choice in undertaking a degree in Fiontar agus Scoil na Gaeilge, a school with a friendly stimulating spirit/ethos with an excellent relationship between staff and students. In the words of the students themselves, the courses are innovative and unique, in a wide range of subjects. Students have the opportunity to combine academic studies with practical work, often working with external organisations as part of individual modules or through formal INTRA work experience.

Students can also spend time studying or working in the Gaeltacht or abroad. Students’ communication skills and self confidence are developed through high quality student centred teaching and group work. Students can work with the latest information and communications technologies as part of their courses. As Fiontar’s graduates have an excellent reputation among employers, especially in the Irish language sector, they are often at an advantage in the recruitment process.

Research students have excellent opportunities to work on internationally acclaimed innovative interdisciplinary reearch projects especially in the digital humanities.




Students can also chosse to study Gaeilge (Irish) as part of the following degrees below: