International Students Studying Psychology

Welcome to the Department of Psychology at Maynooth University!

This psychology department is ranked in the top 200 worldwide and has one of the most diverse student and staff communities in Ireland. Each year we welcome an increasing number of international students from across the globe. Times Higher Education highlights that 12% of Maynooth University students are international students.

The department is committed to equality, diversity, and inclusion by creating an environment that celebrates, respects and values students and staff from many different backgrounds. Many members carry out internationally recognised engaged research that directly addresses issues of equality, diversity and inclusion.

The centre of Dublin city is 25 km from Maynooth and less than an hour by train. In 2024 Dublin is ranked by QS as the 32nd best city for international students and is ranked 7th for student mix based on its high number of international students.

You can find more information at the Maynooth University International Office.