EU students should obtain the European Health Insurance Card before leaving their home country. This entitles EU students to free medical care while in Ireland. All other students should obtain private medical insurance before coming to Ireland.

Emergency Number - Ambulance, Fire Brigade, Gardaí (Police): 999 or 112

(free from any phone). Please remain calm and follow the instructions of the operator.


Nearest Pharmacy

Medipharm, South Great George’s Street, Dublin 2


Nearest Doctor

Grafton Street Medical Practice, Dublin 2. Tel 01-671 2122

Dub Doc – emergency doctor outside of normal working hours – 01-4545607


N.B. Please try to avoid going to Accident and Emergency in the major hospitals as you can expect long delays.