The Department warmly welcomes visiting students who may be attending Trinity College for just one academic year (or one term). Such students may take any undergraduate Economics module from JF, SF, JS and SS (first, second, third and fourth) year with the exception of EC1110 & EC1111 Introduction to Economics A & B and EC1130 & EC1131 Mathematics and Statistics A & B. Please consult the timetable for module times and locations (timetable is subject to change during the first few weeks of the academic year).
Course Registration Forms
A welcome meeting for visiting students in Business, Economics, Sociology, Philosophy and Political Science will take place on Tuesday, 15th January 2019, at 6pm, in the JM Synge Theatre, Arts Building.
If you miss this meeting and require furhter information or assistance please visit the Departmental Office, which is located in Room 3014 in the Arts Building, or contact the visiting student coordinator for the Department.
A Module Registration Form signing session for the Hilary term is to be confirmed. If you miss either meeting, please visit the relevant coordinator (details included in Information Leaflet below) during their office hours to have your forms signed.
- School of Social Sciences and Philosophy Incoming Students website
- Information Leaflet, Incoming Visiting Students
- Incoming Students Welcome Presentation
- Visiting Student Module Outlines
Current Visiting Students
Economics Visiting Student Coordinator
Professor Eleanor Denny is our visiting student coordinator. Prof Denny will hold her office hours from 10:30am to 12:30pm in Room 3021, Arts Building, on the following Wednesdays: 16, 23, 30 January 2019.
Thereafter, Prof Denny's office hours will be held on Wednesdays, 10:30 - 12:30, in Room c6.011, TRiSS, Arts Building.
Full year visiting students are expected to fulfil the same course requirements, in terms of coursework and exams, as Trinity students.
Michaelmas (first) term only students will be expected to complete a term test/assignment and may be expected to complete an extra assignment (please consult the lecturer for more details).
Hilary (second) term only students will be expected to complete a term test/assignment and will be expected to complete the end-of-term exam.
Full Year Students
For full year students all Junior Fresh (1st Year), Senior Fresh (2nd Year) and Junior Sophister (3rd year) modules are worth 5 ECTS. Senior Sophister (4th Year) modules are worth 15 ECTS.
- View a full list of modules.
One term Students
For one term students all Junior Fresh (1st Year), Senior Fresh (2nd Year) and Junior Sophister (3rd year) modules are worth 5 ECTS. Senior Sophister (4th Year) modules are worth 10 ECTS.
Buddy Programme for Incoming Visiting Students
The Buddy Programme is an international networking program which aims at matching up incoming visiting students from across the world with a TCD student, who will act as mentor or guide to their International Buddy. If you are interested in signing up for a Buddy please complete the form here.
You can email the Buddy Programme here.
Prospective Visiting Students
Further details on how to apply to come to Trinity as a visiting student are available from the university's Study at Trinity website.