Employment prospects are abundant in Ireland itself and the flourishing economy has created numerous openings for skilled graduates and undergraduates who are desirous of working at a part-time job alongside their university studies.
Graduating students have stay-back options , by extending their visas, so that they can find work. If they work for 5 years continuously they can apply for residency –PR Permanent residency . In the Republic of Ireland, students can apply for work permits after they graduate and many universities enable internships with global companies during their studies
After graduating international students may want to stay in Ireland, where many leading global corporations have a sizeable presence. Some of the big names include Google, Apple, Facebook, LinkedIn, IBM, Pfizer, Twitter, and GlaxoSmithKline. They all have their European offices in Ireland which means that there are ample job opportunities for graduates with skills
Ireland has: –
9 of the top 10 global ICT companies
8 of the top 10 global pharmaceutical companies.
6 out the top 7 diagnostic companies
8 of the top 10 gaming companies in the world.
15 of the top 20 companies making medical devices
50% of the top financial service companies
70% of the aircraft leasing industry ( 70% of the aircraft currently flying are leased out of Ireland )