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University College Dublin

University College Dublin (UCD) is one of Europe's leading research-intensive universities; an environment where undergraduate education, postgraduate studies, research, innovation and community engagement form a dynamic spectrum of activity. UCD is Ireland's most globally engaged university with over 33,000 students drawn from 144 countries, including almost 4,000 students based at our overseas campuses. The university's mission is to contribute to the flourishing of Ireland and the world.

Building on the traditions of the past, UCD is a university of the future, connected and connecting, engaged and engaging, committed to a sustainable future built on a healthy biosphere. UCD is truly global in its comprehensive range of disciplines, in the reach and impact of its research and innovation, in its holistic educational experience, in the diversity of its university community and in its engagement with all sectors of society and with all regions of the world.


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