Before you select a course find out if  there are opportunities for international exchange, internships and work placements. Photograph: Getty Images

DCU and the Kemmy Business School at UL have developed a reputation for delivering particularly innovative business courses. Trinity’s business econ(...)

Fianna Fáil agrees to support Fine Gael minority government until autumn 2018. Photograph: The Irish Times

The prospect of a much bigger budget giveaway in October than previously anticipated helped seal last night’s historic agreement between Fine Gael an(...)

The Fianna Fail negotiating team of Barry Cowan, Jim O’Callaghan, Michael McGrath, Charlie McConalogue outside Trinity College Dublin Friday evening after talks with Fine Gael on forming a government concluded. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

The agreement reached between Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael to facilitate the election of Enda Kenny as Taoiseach next week should act as a blueprint for (...)

Fine Gael said ‘both party leaders are now being briefed, extensive drafting has to be done’. File photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

A deal has been reached between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil on the formation of a minority government led by Enda Kenny. Confirming the deal, the two (...)

David Norris has been elected to the Seanad on the University of Dublin panel. He was elected on the first count with 4070 votes late on Tuesday night

David Norris has been elected to the Seanad on the University of Dublin panel. He was elected on the first count with 4070 votes late on Tuesday nigh(...)

Tom Doorley told Dublin District Court he suffered two broken shoulders when he was hit by a taxi in Dublin. Photograph: Collins

Food critic Tom Doorley has told a court he suffered two broken shoulders after being hit by a car in Dublin city-centre. Taxi driver Mark Cruikshan(...)

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In 2002 I graduated from UCD with a bachelor-of-arts degree. In hindsight it was a relative doddle: there was no continuous assessment and not a huge(...)

Every day is a school day for our swimmer Rachel Collins. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Rachel Collins I firmly believe every day is a school day. Working in a newspaper, you find yourself dealing with new ideas, information and people o(...)

Prof Linda Doyle: “There are seven billion people  and an average of seven connected things per person – that’s 50 billion things.” Photograph: Paul Sharp/SHARPPIX

The Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)-funded Connect Research Centre is working on solutions for a world where almost everything is connected. Headquar(...)

Voters chose by a narrow margin in a referendum in 2013 to retain rather than to abolish the Seanad. They did so without great enthusiasm, as reflecte(...)