Maynooth, Maynooth University
Vacation Courses Ireland

Maynooth University

A campus with historic buildings dating from 1795 and located a 5 minute walk from the town centre. It has superb sports facilities, including a multi-use sports centre and football pitches.

Age Range

11 - 18



Duration of Stay

15 Days / 14 Nights

Courses start

1, 15 July

In this Centre

Available services



Maynooth, a small university town surrounded by breath-taking landscapes, is 20 km west of Dublin and is well-connected by motorways, railways and coach services. Home to major companies such as Hewlett Packard and Intel, it also offers shops, restaurants and quaint pubs.


Founded in 1795, the college is a 5-minute walk from the town centre and it’s equipped with classrooms, large canteen and students’ union. Multipurpose gym and football fields.

Language Course

20 lessons per week, 45 minutes each (30 total hours), in homogeneous classes of max. 20 students. 1 Project Work per week to boost creative skills and initiative by making students present their work to the class.


Flats made up of 5 to 6 single and some twin ensuite rooms.
Full board.
Security deposit €50

Sports Equipment

Multipurpose gym and football fields.

Free Time and Activities

  • 4 full day excursions:
    Belfast with entrance to the Titanic Museum and walking tour
    Cliffs of Moher + Galway with late return and dinner
    2 in Bray, Howth or Dublin, by shuttle
  • 2 half day excursions:
    Epic Immigration Museum
    National Stud & Gardens
  • 1 local visit:
    Maynooth walking tour
  • Afternoon and evening activities
    This programme may vary for organisational reason.

Where is it?

Other Activities

Next Generation Programme (PCTO)

Next Generation Programme (PCTO)

The course includes 3 hours per week (6 total hours) of classes and presentations.
A further final certificate will be issued to attest your attendance at the general English course + Next Generation programme for 36 total hours.
An alternative for kids under 15 years of age can be the CONVERSATION CLUB

E-learning Platform

E-learning Platform

By accessing this platform, all students can have the material used during the vacation course and their parents can consult it for three months from the end of the stay.

Extra Class

Extra Class

(these activities will only be carried out once during the stay)

  • ABC’s of Vlogging
  • ATC Photography Workshop “Through the lens”


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