The Hubble space telescope. Photograph: AP Photo/Nasa

One of the great surprises of 20th century science was Edwin Hubble’s discovery that the distant galaxies are rushing away from us at a speed proporti(...)

Cork is hoThe ultimate guide to college life in Ireland.

The ultimate guide to college life in Ireland: So you’re going to college. But where? “Dublin” might seem like one city, but there’s a big difference (...)

The 50 places on offer in economics and finance in UCD have all been filled by students who have secured more than 600 CAO points. Photograph: Getty Images

Click here to download a PDF of the CAO’s 2019 round one offers: https://iti.ms/2Zbae3m  About 50,000 applicants received an offe(...)

Fiachra O’Farrell, a student at Gonzaga College, who scored eight H1s in his Leaving Cert, and plans to study theoretical physics at third level. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Click here to download a PDF of the CAO’s 2019 round one offers: https://iti.ms/2Zbae3m  For so many students, so much hinges on (...)

Amy Richards (18) secured six H1s in her Leaving Cert exams despite sitting her English paper in a hospital ward just hours after her appendix ruptured

Families of students who became ill during this year’s Leaving Cert examination period have urged the Government to allow pupils to sit some of their (...)

Annmarie Fay and her daughter Ellie   after getting her Leaving Cert results at Mount Carmel Secondary School, King’s Inns Street in Dublin. Photograph: Tom Honan

From early on Tuesday morning the queries poured into The Irish Times helpdesk where our team of guidance counsellors have been answering your questio(...)

Kilkenny’s goalkeeper Eoin Murphy in their  All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship semi-final against Limerick at  Croke Park on July 27th. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Eoin Murphy (Glenmore) Age: 29 Position: goalkeeper SHC debut: June 9th, 2013 v Offaly Honours: All-Ireland SHC 2011, ’12 (as panellist) and 2014 and (...)

Cork is home to UCC and CIT.

Select your college of interest: UCC, CIT, TCD, TU Dublin, UCD, DCU, NCAD, NUI Galway, University of Limerick, Maynooth University, Waterfor(...)

Historically, parental alienation was seen as something that only happened to fathers

The recent decision by the World Health Organisation to recognise parental alienation puts the spotlight on a contentious concept that is little ackno(...)

Waterford Institute of Technology and IT Carlow are preparing a joint bid to merge and become a technological university.

Plans to create a technological university for the southeast have hit a new setback. While Waterford Institute of Technology and IT Carlow are prepar(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »