Center for International Education


Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) is one of the largest state colleges in Ireland. WIT is comprised of six academic schools with 14 departments and 650 full-time academic staff. Total enrollment is approximately 8,500, with 7,000 full-time and 1,500 part-time students. Academic areas of study include business, education, engineering and architecture, humanities, health sciences and nursing, science and informatics.

Program Highlights:

WIT has partnerships with more than 100 universities worldwide leading to a diverse international student population from more than 60 countries. Students come from the U.S., Europe, Canada, Australia, South America, Africa, the Middle East and the Far East. WIT has made a significant investment in its facilities in recent years, including the Luke Wadding Library, Walton ICT Building, O’Connell Bianconi Nursing and Heath Sciences Building, and ArcLabs Research & Innovation Centre.

Program Details


Evelyn Killeen '16

"I have learned a lot from this experience and I continue to learn many things about myself by being in Ireland."

At A Glance

Term: Fall or Spring

Program Level: Undergraduate

Program Type: Academic

Major(s): Humanities

Language Requirement: None

Minimum GPA Requirement: 2.5