Irish Council for International Students

Promoting the general welfare of international students since 1970

We are an independent organisation advocating for the rights of all international students in Ireland, whether studying in higher education, further education, in a language school or other setting. » More

This site provides information and advice on studying in Ireland and outlines our activities and advocacy work in the area of International Education.

You can also discover more about Irish Aid Fellowships which are administered in partnership with ICOS and form part of the Irish Government's wider development efforts. These fellowships provide key professionals with postgraduate educational opportunities in Ireland to enhance their contribution in their home countries after their studies and are closely aligned with Irish Aid programmes in partner countries.

Read more With the new Diverse Voices intercultural training pack (l-r): Nwafor Ezebuchi Hanachor, international student participant in DVD; Dr. Ciarán Dunne, Editor of Diverse Voices; Louise Staunton, Author of Diverse Voices - Photo: Oliver O'Flanagan (RCSI)