What type of third level institution should I opt for?
- May 11, 2021, 00:53
What’s in a name? Students working on their CAO form may be familiar with the different terms: university, technological university (TU), institute of(...)
Why study science? An abundance of career opportunities!
- May 11, 2021, 00:00
Science is one of the most popular choices for CAO applicants, and one that offers an abundance of career opportunities. Every university, technologi(...)
Everything you need to know about Ireland’s institutes of technology
- October 16, 2018, 00:00
IADT When is open day? November 24th (10am-4pm) November 25th (10am-4pm) Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology is a renowned cent(...)
Cooling therapy for newborns can slow brain damage, conference told
- October 7, 2017, 15:51
Cooling a newborn baby’s brain after a difficult or an early birth can slow down brain damage, a conference has been told. However the challenge was (...)
Tesco shopper awarded €1.4m after slipping on grapes
- High Court
- May 6, 2016, 12:36
A woman left permanently disabled with severe back and other injuries after slipping on grapes while shopping in a Tesco store has been awarded €1.4 m(...)
Technological universities: are they really such a good idea ?
- March 15, 2016, 07:00
It is the education issue that has largely flown under the radar. Just before the general-election campaign started, the Government rushed to make a (...)
Wide range of postgrads in institutes of technology and other third-levels
- March 8, 2016, 01:00
Dublin Institute of Technology Top five courses: 1. MSc in Marketing 2. MSc in Strategic Management 3. MSc in Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance &(...)
Michael Healy Rae: Flat of cap, slight of figure, big of personality
- February 11, 2016
It’s a dreary cold February afternoon and Tralee is taciturn. With Christmas well gone and the summer tourists months away, you’d say might be the low(...)
Concern over drop-out rates in computer science courses
- January 11, 2016, 01:00
Higher education officials are concerned at high dropout rates in maths-related courses, where up to 80 per cent of students are failing to progress (...)
CAO points increase in line with economic recovery
- August 17, 2015, 06:01
Nervous Leaving Cert students have been able to access their college offers since early this morning. A total of 52,028 students will receive round(...)
Inside Politics - Susan McKay on the lives of northern Protestants: "It's a full-blown crisis within Unionism"