Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology: In an email to staff on Tuesday, GMIT chairman Cormac MacDonncha said he had accepted Dr Barry’s resignation. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) has confirmed that its president Dr Fergal Barry has resigned. The move follows what sources in the instit(...)

The Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) says it is “functioning as normal” although its president, Dr Fergal Barry, is on extended leave. The thir(...)

Many students were reported to be furious as they had booked flights abroad for the summer and foreign students fear they will have to return to sit the exams. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Students at Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) have been given the option of resitting an examination after questions on the paper were allege(...)

Telecoms and network equipment provider PlanNet21 is to recruit a further 50 staff to work in its new Dublin headquarters in Citywest Business Campus.(...)

Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho (left) celebrates with   Daniel Sturridge after scoring  against Fulham. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Liverpool were the big winners on a tempestuous night of Premier League action, but only just, after coming from 2-1 down against Fulham to win(...)

Sara Gibadlo (19), from Oranmore, Co Galway, who had been a student at Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology

The two Irish students who died in a fire in Belgium late last week are to be buried in Latvia and Poland later this week.Arrangements were being made(...)

Sara Gibadlo (19) was from  Oranmore, Co Galway.

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology described the two women who died in a fire in Belgium yesterday as “very talented young students”.The college said(...)