International Office – Maynooth University
The International Office has developed very rapidly over the last few years into a highly professional, experienced and energetic team of 16 full time staff led by the Director of International Education.
The International Office has a commitment to high quality service to all the international applicants and students on campus, as well as support to Maynooth University students who wish to study abroad at one of our partner universities. The Office is responsible for international marketing and promotion, Erasmus exchange, non-EU international student recruitment, non-EU international student admission, and provides various guidance and support pre- and post-entry to the University.
The following are the main areas of work within the International Office:
Promote the University in our key markets through various marketing campaigns including targeted events, internet and social media campaigns, education fairs, institutional links, agent networks;
Recruit full-fee international students either to do a full degree or study abroad in Maynooth;
Develop and support the development of mutually beneficial academic relationships with other institutions around the world for collaborative teaching, research and exchange;
Receive and coordinate visits to National University of Ireland, Maynooth from international institutions;
Support international students on campus and encourage international alumni networks; Promote and provide support for Maynooth University students studying abroad at appropriate institutions. Intern Duties and Responsibilities Duties will be assigned by the Director and his/her nominee and may include, but will not be limited to, the following: Working with all members of staff of the International Office on assignments and projects; Welcoming visitors to the Office at Reception and providing wide-ranging information and assistance; Assisting with the processing of international student applications with regular liaison with applicants and relevant academic departments; Assist in providing relevant support to Maynooth University international and prospective students; Responding to enquiries quickly and efficiently; Monitoring and updating social media channels; General administrative support. Note: A high level of proficiency in written and spoken English is a requirement for the role.