The University of Limerick (UL), is located on the west coast of Ireland. With close to 15,000 students, including more than 2,700 international students each year, UL is a young and enterprising university with a proud record of innovation in education and scholarship. UL offers more than 70 undergraduate programmes across Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Education and Health Sciences; Science and Engineering and the Kemmy Business School. UL also delivers a strong postgraduate offering with more than 100 taught postgraduate programmes. UL pioneered the concept of Cooperative Education in Ireland, placing more than 2,000 students in work placements annually – 30% of these as international placements.