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NUI Galway becomes University of Sanctuary

October 2, 2019

Those living in Direct Provision centres have considerable difficulty availing of third level education in Ireland. Young asylum seekers must spend three years in an Irish school, an amendment made early on this year by the Government.

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UCC to give refugees full scholarships

February 7, 2018

University College Cork has been granted the status of “University of Sanctuary” and will provide seven asylum seekers and refugees with full scholarships from September.