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TU Dublin is up and running

The brand new Technological University Dublin (shortened to TU Dublin) formally came into being on January 1st 2019. An amalgamation of DIT, Blanchardstown IT and IT Tallaght, the new university will have 28,500 students and […]

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RCSI in line for university status

The Government has approved a move seeking to advance university designation for the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland (RCSI). An approved status for the RCSI would mean the institution could finally be recognised both in […]

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‘Dramatic’ shortage of engineers in building

The supply of third-level engineering graduates and professional engineering apprentices must dramatically increase to meet the country’s current and future needs, a new report by Engineers Ireland has stated.  The report found that the 55% […]

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Seven universities launch ‘Save Our Spark’ campaign

Ireland’s seven universities have launched a major campaign aimed at encouraging the public to demand that the Government tackles the funding crisis in third level education.  State funding per third level student in Ireland at […]

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UL launch campus safety information campaign

The University of Limerick, in conjunction with An Garda Siochana and UL Student Life, has launched a campus safety information campaign. The ‘Campus Watch Booklet’ is part of ongoing collaborations to raise awareness and provide […]

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Four in every five students complete their degree

The Higher Education Authority today published a study on the rates of completion of 34,059 students who entered Irish Universities, Institutes and Colleges full time at undergraduate level in the 2007/8 academic year.  These students […]

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Parents and cybersafety

CyberSafeIreland is a non-profit organisation working towards a world in which children are using technology in a safe, positive and successful manner. Start the conversation The important thing is that it becomes a normal part […]

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Support around eating disorders

Help and support for families, friends and carers for eating disorders sufferers When someone we care for is in distress, it has an impact on us too.   It is natural to want to help […]

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