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Feb
22

DIFC is coming to South Korea & China

Would you like to sit down and talk to a DIFC representative about coming to study in Ireland or the UK? Our Marketing Manager, Ray Halpin, will be visiting South Korea & China during February and will be available to meet with students and their families wanting to find out more about DIFC and studying in Ireland […]

By Nerilie Duffey | Blog
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Feb
17

DIFC Students learn about their Future Study Options

Each year, DIFC holds a University Counselling Fair to provide students with an opportunity to speak to some of the University Partners and learn more about their future study options. Last week, representatives from 20 partner universities (pictured above with DIFC President, Diarmuid Moroney and Marketing Director, David Moroney) from both Ireland and the UK […]

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Feb
08

Meet a DIFC Representative in UAE and Saudi Arabia

Would you like to sit down and talk to a DIFC representative about coming to study in Ireland or the UK? Our Marketing Director, David Moroney, will be visiting the UAE & Saudi Arabia over the next fortnight and will be available for appointments on the following days: Dubai, UAE – Saturday, 13th February to Saturday, […]

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Feb
05

How to make the most out of the DIFC University Counselling Fair

This Thursday (11th February), DIFC is holding a University Counselling Day for our current students. This is an important opportunity for students to learn more about the future study opportunities available to you in our partner universities from Ireland and the UK. The schedule will comprise of a morning session where Irish Universities will do […]

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Feb
03

11 DIFC University Partners among top ranked Masters programmes

26 Masters programmes delivered by 11 of DIFC’s University partners have been rated as the best of the best in a recent Masters ranking. Published last month, the Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking 2015-16 assesses the best Masters programmes worldwide out of 4000 programmes in 30 fields of study. The 26 DIFC partner programmes ranked cover […]

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Jan
25

10 Reasons to Study Abroad

There is really no reason not to study abroad, but it is still a big decision to make, especially when you are just finishing high school. But, the benefits of studying abroad in Ireland will stand the test of time and open you to a whole new world of possibilities. Aside from the obvious academic […]

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Jan
18

Life after DIFC: Sameerah’s Masters experience

Sameerah Almalki was a student on the Graduate Diploma course in 2014/2015. Sameerah came on to the Graduate Diploma after completing our Pre-Foundation English course, so we all had a bit of extra time to get to know her. And what a privilege that was. To see how well Sameerah has done is an honour. […]

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Jan
12

Meet a DIFC Representative in Nigeria

Would you like to sit down and talk to a DIFC representative about coming to study in Ireland or the UK? Our Marketing Manager, Ray Halpin, will be visiting Nigeria at the end of January – early February and will be available to meet with students and their families wanting to find out more about DIFC […]

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Jan
04

2016 – A New Year, A New Beginning?

The start of a new year is always a great time to reflect on life and make plans for the new year. Every year, people all over the world make New Year’s Resolutions: lose weight, exercise more, give up chocolate. When you are a student, these resolutions might seem even easier: study more, stop skipping […]

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Dec
21

Christmas Office Closure

The DIFC offices will be closing over the Christmas period. Please be advised of the following closures over Christmas: College Campus (including student services): Closed from Monday, 21st December. Reopen on Monday, 4th January 2016 Head Office (including admissions): Closed from 1.00pm Thursday, 24th December. Reopen on Monday, 4th January 2016 For students who are […]

By Nerilie Duffey | Blog
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Dec
08

Student Awards Ceremony

2015 Winners Here at DIFC, we like to celebrate our students and their achievements. Obviously, the main reward for our students is a place in University but it is also nice to show appreciation for hard work and excellent results in other ways. That is why we have a Student Awards Ceremony every year to […]

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Dec
03

Medical Pathway Programme Launches in Nigeria

DIFC is proud to be part of a new medical pathway programme which will allow Nigerian students to train for the medical professions. In collaboration with Oxbridge Tutorial College, we have launched a new specialist foundation year route for students who want to pursue a medical career via an overseas university education. Students start the pathway […]

By Nerilie Duffey | Blog
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A Guide to Referencing

What is referencing? In academic writing, we rely a lot on other people’s writing and research. For example, I have never researched how many people study Chemistry in Dubai. But someone else has done this research – let’s call her Mary. So Mary has counted the number of people studying Chemistry in Dubai. So if […]

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Nov
11

Fiyin – Flying high at RCSI

Fiyinfoluwa Fabamwo was a student of DIFC, class of 2013/2014. Fiyin was a joy to teach – she worked hard, had an amazing attitude and understood the most important lesson – if you want to be successful, you need to work hard. Fiyin’s hard work was inspiring, both for us as teachers and for her […]

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Study Week

Congratulations to our IFY and Grad Dip students who have made it through the first half of the first semester. Has the time gone quickly or slowly? Next week is study week, so no classes. This week is a great opportunity to do the following: 1. Catch up: Maybe you missed a few classes. Maybe […]

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Photographs of Dublin

Now that the IFY course and the Grad Dip course are up and running, we thought it might be a good idea to hold a little photo competition. Here in Dublin, there are so many places to photograph. We’ve got the autumnal trees everywhere, the red brick buildings and the rain filled clouds. Last year, […]

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Questions

So we’ve successfully reached the end of the IFY induction week. Next week, we will get to meet all the new Graduate Diploma students. This is always a fantastic time of year. For us, it is exciting as we get to meet new people and start to get to know the people we will be […]

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Induction Week

For new IFY students, next week (September, 14th) will be the start of your time in DIFC. For Graduate Diploma students it will be the following week (September, 21st). We are all really looking forward to meeting you and welcoming you to our college. Your first week will be an induction week so we thought […]

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Mr. Biology

In this, the second part of our look at the Science teaching team, our resident Biology expert, Colm Nolan, was kind enough to subject himself to a few questions. Apart from being a wonderful teacher, Colm possesses a brain like velcro – absolutely everything seems to stick. He never ceases to amaze his colleagues with […]

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Mr. Physics

Here at DIFC, we are lucky to have a wonderful teaching team. Every morning they come to DIFC with only one thing on their minds: how to help their students (that and whether to go to Noshington’s or the canteen for a coffee). Of all those minds, perhaps the most complex and mysterious belongs to Stephen […]

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