Bernal Institute, University of Limerick

The University of Limerick (UL) with over 17,000 students and 1,800 staff is an energetic and enterprising institution with a proud record of innovation and excellence in education, research and scholarship. The dynamic, entrepreneurial and pioneering values which drive UL’s mission and strategy ensure that we capitalise on local, national and international engagement and connectivity. We are renowned for providing an outstanding student experience and employability and conducting leading edge research. Our commitment is to make a difference by shaping the future through educating and empowering our undergraduate and postgraduate students. UL is situated on a superb riverside campus of over 130 hectares with the River Shannon as a unifying focal point. Outstanding recreational, cultural and sporting facilities further enhance this exceptional learning and research environment.
This event will be hosted at the Bernal Institute, University of Limerick. 



Getting to and from Ireland has never  been easier or more affordable.

Shannon Airport allows visitors to arrive straight into the heart of the Wild Atlantic Way. It is the primary international airport facilitating flights in and out of the West Coast of Ireland. This airport offers flight destinations to and from Europe, the UK, the USA and Canada.

In addition, Dublin Airport and Cork Airport offers an additional wide range of destinations.

Shannon Airport is located close to the University of Limerick (30 minutes by road). Taxi is recommended to travel from this airport to the University of Limerick campus.

Cork Airport is located just 1.5hrs from Shannon by road.

Dublin Airport is located just over two hours from the University of Limerick by road and offers further international flight options to choose from.

By Road

There are several coach operators who offer fast and efficient services from Dublin and Cork Airports. For up to date pricing and timetables, please see below:

Eireagle: Stops approximately a 15 minute walk from the University of Limerick Campus

Dublin Coach: Provides a drop off at the University of Limerick campus, with one change in Dublin.

Citylink:  Offers a service from Cork Airport to Limerick City Centre, where you can either change onto a local bus or take a taxi to the University campus.