NCI Blog

Toolkit for NCI Students Working from Home

Posted by Andrea Leyden on 26 March 2020
For the remainder of the college semester, face-to-face lectures and tutorials will not take place at National College of Ireland. However, many classes (along with dissertation supervision and final year project supervision) have transitioned to online delivery and the academic team are available to answer any queries you have during this time.
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6 Benefits of Studying Abroad from an International Student

Posted by Andrea Leyden on 23 March 2020
MSc in Cloud Computing student, Surya Kumar Govindan, is currently studying abroad for the first time. Originally from India, Surya says that it was his long-term dream to study abroad and his desire to progress his cloud computing knowledge led him to choose Ireland and National College of Ireland where he is currently an international student ambassador. In this blog post, Surya shares his experience studying away from home and the benefits it can provide.
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Parenting While Social Distancing – Part 1: The Great Outdoors

Posted by Teresa Murray on 20 March 2020
We asked Dr Josephine Bleach, Director of the Early Learning Initiative here at National College of Ireland, for some advice and tips for parents during this particularly challenging time.
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10 Money-Saving & Budgeting Tips for Students

Posted by Andrea Leyden on 18 March 2020
You may be on your way to securing a graduate role with a good salary by studying business, computing, psychology or education at NCI but you’re not there just yet. Making smart choices and being informed will help you make the most of your money during your time as a student.
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'One of the Best Decisions' - Why Pratik Loves Living in Dublin

Posted by Andrea Leyden on 28 February 2020
Currently studying the MSc in Management at National College of Ireland, Education in Ireland and NCI International Student Ambassador Pratik Hublikar shares some reasons why he loves living in Ireland's capital.
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How Studying Marketing at NCI Helped Me Find My Passion

Posted by Andrea Leyden on 14 February 2020
Gaining a qualification in marketing can be your passport to a career in a variety of areas, whether you’re interested in digital marketing, brand management, market research, sales or product development.
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Thinking About Studying Computing? Read Joshua’s Story…

Posted by Andrea Leyden on 31 January 2020
Computer science is one of the most popular areas of study worldwide. Those who complete the course are equipped with highly valuable skills in areas including website development, cybersecurity, games programming, artificial intelligence, data analytics and machine learning.
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Introducing NCI's International Student Ambassadors

Posted by Andrea Leyden on 28 January 2020
Say hello to our International Student Ambassadors; Nurudeen, Yuan, Pratik and Surya! We are delighted to share their stories and experiences here on the NCI blog over the coming months as they progress through their degrees at both undergraduate and postgraduate level with us at National College of Ireland.
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Your CAO Questions Answered before the 1st February Deadline

Posted by Andrea Leyden on 27 January 2020
With the 1st February CAO deadline* approaching, we asked if you had any CAO questions on social media recently to make sure that you have all of the facts about choosing to study at National College of Ireland.
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5 Ways to Upskill Yourself Outside of Work for Free

Posted by Andrea Leyden on 16 January 2020
Upskilling is a great way to give your career a boost by learning additional skills or improving your existing skillset. It’s also an effective way to build confidence in your capabilities leading to a feeling of self-fulfillment which can have a positive effect on your personal wellbeing.
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