Visitor Info


Cork City was founded by Saint Finbarr over 1,000 years ago and has grown from a trading merchant city to a cosmopolitan, vibrant 21st century today.

The city, situated on the banks of the River Lee, is home to just under 210,000 people. It’s located on the South West coast of Ireland and is the 2nd largest city in the Republic of Ireland.

Cork city boasts the deepest natural harbour in Ireland with direct ferry crossings to the UK and mainland Europe.

Conference UCC

2.18 Western Gateway Building, University College Cork, Western Road, Cork, T12 XF62