Founded as the national training body for surgery in Ireland, RCSI has been at the forefront of healthcare education since its establishment in 1784.
Today, we are an innovative, world-leading international health sciences education and research institution offering education and training at Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Professional level.
Leading the world to better health
A deep professional responsibility to enhance human health through endeavour, innovation and collaboration in education, research and service informs all that we do.
Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences
Our largest faculty, the RCSI Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences delivers education and training across the healthcare spectrum through our Schools of Medicine, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Nursing & Midwifery and Postgraduate Studies, and the Institute of Leadership.Read more
The Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery provides training to registered nurses and midwives.
RCSI is more than just a third-level institution. We are home to students, educators, clinicians, researchers and policy leaders in a range of healthcare disciplines.
RCSI is governed by a council, comprising 21 surgeons, all of whom are Fellows of the College.
Our Senior Management Team is led by Prof. Cathal Kelly, a graduate and Fellow of RCSI.
Simulation is a key stepping stone between the classroom and the clinic.
Incorporating professionalism in healthcare in our curricula.
A multi-disciplinary centre for students to make the most of their time at RCSI.