History of Equinox Education Services

Equinox Education Services Ltd was founded by Managing Director Noel Doyle who has been involved in international education and cultural exchange for over 20 years, promoting both Ireland as study destination as well as arranging and assisting Irish students with overseas study programmes.

History of Equinox Education Services.


  • Equinox Education Services Established


  • Welcomed the first short term students to Ireland


  • Welcomed the first long term students to Ireland to study at Irish Secondary school


  • Welcomed first long term University students to Ireland


  • Official Partnership with ISES JAPAN


  • Started sending our first Irish students to Europe


  • Welcomed first Japanese group to Ireland
  • Choral Programmes for Japanese & Irish Choirs
  • Started promoting international High Schools, Colleges & universities in the Japanese market place.


  • First Tailor-Made Programmess in Carlow & Kilkenny to welcome Japanese students
  • Christmas Programmes in Rovaniemi (Finland) for Elementary Kids


  • Welcomed several long term students
  • First University Exchange Programmes between Konan’s
  • Women University and DCU
  • Successfully represented 20 selected educational institutions worldwide.


  • Continued to represent top-class educational institutions
  • 5 school group exchange Programmes developed and delivered
  • Assisted students study overseas


  • Celebrated our 10th anniversary.
  • Art exchange Programmes for kids between 8-15 from Japan & Ireland Start of Equinox Academic Institute
  • Launched first Equinox Summer Camp
  • Changed to company status


  • 9 school group exchange Programmes developed and delivered
  • Official Partner with MyStudy in Malaysia for Secondary
  • School students
  • Welcomed over 300 students to Ireland
  • Summer camps in 3 locations
  • Launched special 4-8 week school immersion
  • Programmes in Callan and Thurles
  • Recognized as an official Educational agent by ICEF
  • Assisted Irish students travel overseas for education


  • Launched Equinox Study Abroad Directory
  • Opened second office at Carlow Gateway Business Centre
  • Increased full time staff to 5 with 20 part time seasonal workers
  • 12 school group exchange Programmes developed and delivered
  • Launched Equinox Study & Cultural Guide to Ireland
  • Facilitated the first Kojimachi Gakuen – St. Brigid’s College sister-school Programmes