Ciarán Ó hÓgartaigh: “What defines a university is the quality of its students, the quality of its staff and the quality of the student experience. Some rankings measure those and some don’t.” Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Ciarán Ó hÓgartaigh is looking to make his mark. The 13th president of NUI Galway (National University of Ireland, Galway) has a legacy to leave in th(...)

Niall FitzGerald, who chairs the UCD College of Business advisory board, said the new strategy gave the institution “a clear and credible pathway” to become one of the top schools. Photograph: Dylan Martinez/Reuters

UCD College of Business is launching a €65 million bid to become one of the world’s top 50 business schools within the next five years. The advisory (...)

Seán Melly: Trinity business school not ‘fit for purpose’

Eyebrows were raised at Trinity College Dublin last week when venture capitalist Seán Melly, who chairs the university’s business school, said it w(...)

Prof Mary Lambkin of University College Dublin: “Global business services is the new industrial revolution.” photograph: jason clarke

A new MSc programme from the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School aims to prepare Ireland to take a leading position in what professor (...)