mary immaculate college

Mary Immaculate College (MIC), founded in 1898, is a third-level college of Education and the Liberal Arts. MIC occupies a leading position in the third-level landscape, reflecting its world-class programmes, highly responsive student support services and excellence in learning and research. MIC’s two faculties offer over 40 programmes at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels – which are widely recognised and celebrated, nationally and internationally, for their academic excellence, offering learners the critical, analytical and transferrable skills central to success in an ever evolving economy.  Now a multi-campus institute the College’s 4,500 students enjoy state-of-the-art campuses in the heart of Limerick City and Thurles town.


MIC campus, limerick

MIC Campus, Limerick is situated on a state-of-the-art campus a mere 10 minute walk from the city centre.
Recent developments at the College include the unveiling of plans for a 21st century Library and Learning Resource Centre and landmark programme developments including the launch of an augmented Arts programme, in collaboration with the University of Limerick (UL), that offers students a wider range of subject choices making it the largest jointly delivered programme in Ireland. Undergraduate programmes offered on the Limerick Campus include:

  • BA in Contemporary and Applied Theatre Studies (MI001)
  • Bachelor of Arts (in conjunction with UL) (MI002))
  • Bachelor of Education ( MIIO5/06)
  • BA in Early Childhood Care and Education (MI007)
  • B. Ed in Education and Psychology ( MI008)

MIC, st patrick’s campus, thurles

MIC, St. Patrick’s Campus, Thurles, which currently offers a number of post-primary teacher education degrees – all with unique content and subject combinations is delighted to announce the introduction of a new Level 8 degree – the BA in Education, Mathematics & Gaeilge (MI013) – new for entry in September 2019. The full suite of programmes include:

  • BA in Education, Business Studies and Accounting (MI009)
  • BA in Education, Business Studies and Religious Studies (MI010)
  • BA in Education, Irish and Religious Studies (MI011)
  • BA in Education, Irish and Business Studies (MI012)

Both campuses offer students:

  • academic excellence through the provision of values-led, quality teaching with an emphasis on critical and reflective thinking
  • dynamic and engaging lecturers
  • highly sought-after programmes
  • friendly and relaxed atmosphere
  • small class size
  • amazing student support facilities
  • top class teaching and sports facilities

Looking to the future MIC, as an influential Higher Education Institution, looks to deepen linkages and further develop collaboration between public and private sector bodies and between enterprise and the education sector, at a regional, national and international level, to deliver the skills agenda in Ireland.

Open Days
MIC Campus, Limerick, Thursday 18th & Friday 19th October 2018 and Saturday 12th January 2019
MIC, St Patrick’s Campus, Thurles, Saturday 24th November 2018

Further Information
Admissions Office
MIC, South Circular Road, Limerick
T: 061 204 348
E: admissions@mic.ul.ie


Paula Hourigan
T:0504 21201
E: Phourigan@mic.ul.ie

Full details on all undergraduate and postgraduate programmes available at www.mic.ie

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