Skip to content

Programs : Brochure

If the program location currently has a travel warning issued by the U.S. Department of State, please consult a study abroad advisor before starting your application.
  • Locations: Limerick, Ireland
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: Arcadia 
  • Restrictions: Rice applicants only
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Field Study, Internship, Research
Program Description:

STEM Summer Research -  Limerick

Program Overview

Concentrate your focus on your studies in engineering this summer while creating your own research in your chosen field! Earn six credits over six weeks as you stay on track for graduation, undertaking significant research. 

You’ll work under the guidance of researchers at one of Ireland’s leading engineering schools: University of Limerick. The University is home to the innovative Bernal Institute, focusing on such areas as Advanced Materials, Manufacturing and Process Engineering, and Fluid Dynamics.

This School is research-driven, with state-of-art facilities. It’s staffed by professionals with expertise in translating their knowledge into solutions for both academic and industrial applications. 

The School is also affiliated with  the Irish Centre for Composites (ICOMP); Centre for Applied Biomedical Engineering Research (CABER); Automation Research Centre (ARC); and Enterprise Engineering Research Group.

Your program is based at one of the friendliest, most popular, and well-connected universities in Ireland, with strong ties to community and a friendly, welcoming campus vibe.

Projects are available in the following areas: Computer and Software Engineering; Biomedical Engineering; Aerospace and Materials Engineering; Mechanical Engineering; Engineering Education/Psychology; Science Education; Material Science and Engineering; Civil and Materials Engineering Chemical Engineering. 

Additional Program Highlights:

  • Program is highly individualized, with limited enrollment.
  • You’ll complete a brief Literature Review in consultation with your research supervisor prior to departure for the program. 

WHY ARCADIA?

Arcadia is a nationally recognized leader in higher education, offering exceptional study, research and internship experiences for students from colleges and universities across the US. Our unique combination of customized, diverse academic programming and comprehensive support allows students to explore new worlds, get to know themselves, boost their resumes for future job opportunities and graduate school, and experience the incredible growth and shifts in perspective that a culturally immersive experience can deliver.

Please check our website for dates and the latest program information.

Arcadia Abroad - FacebookArcadia Abroad - InstagramArcadia Abroad - TwitterArcadia Blogs Abroad
Arcadia University, The College of Global Studies