Adventure and Leadership Gap Year Program in Ireland

Our Adventure and Leadership Gap Year Program in Co. Donegal, Ireland is a 12 week, group program that brings you to the western edge of Europe, along the wild Atlantic where you'll meet the friendliest people, explore untouched nature and immerse yourself in the Irish culture.

Develop leadership and communication skills, volunteer with the local community and immerse yourself in nature through outdoor adventure. Check out our Adventure & Leadership Program.

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Irish Arts and Culture Gap Year Program  

Our Irish Arts and Culture Gap Year Program is a 12 week, group program designed to give you an opportunity to explore and cultivate your creative side while building independence, exploring Ireland and making new friends.

You'll get to particpate in workshops with local artists, create your own body of work and delve into Ireland's cultural and artistic heritage. 


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Internships Programs in Ireland 

We have a large variety of summer and semester-length internship programs available. From Interning at horse riding schools, to marketing firms to outdoor education to medical with access to 100 host companies we bet that we've got a match for you.

Our internship programs are available in 4, 8 or 12 week cohorts and take place in Dublin City and County Donegal on the Wild Atlantic Way. You'll have the option of staying with a host family or other interns from all over the world in our student housing. 

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Custom Programs

Irish Gap Year's Custom Programs provide High School and College groups unique international education options in Ireland.

Irish Gap Year will collaborate with your organization to develop customized, faculty-led programs, taking into consideration your school's interests, budget and timeline.

Programs can be designed for credit, service hours, experiential education or a combination of the three.

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  • We believe that Gap Year Programs are an essential part of personal development and educational growth

  • We provide professional Internship placements in Ireland where you gain invaluable experience

  • Ireland is the 'Gateway to Europe' for your Gap Year in Europe

  • We love Ireland! We want to share our passion & enthusiasm with you

  • Get an Authentic Experience of Ireland

  • An Irish company with a worldwide view

  • Safety, Expertise and Guidance

  • 24/7 support and communication 

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