In 2014/2015, there were over 27,700 international students studying in Ireland’s public higher education institutions. The United States, China, and France remain the top places of origin of international students in Ireland.
Fast Facts: Ireland
- Full-time international students in Ireland made up 16 percent of the total higher education enrollments in 2014/15.
- Top five places of origin of full-time international students studying in Ireland in 2013/2014 were the United States, China, France, United Kingdom and Germany.
Source: Education in Ireland