What jobs will be in demand for graduates in 2025?
- January 12, 2021, 04:00
What jobs will be in demand when students graduate in 2025? Predicting the future jobs market is increasingly difficult so students should also ask: (...)
Student literacy levels: 'It is almost as if they are word blind'
- February 25, 2019, 01:00
Lecturer Greg Foley could scarcely believe what he was seeing when marking his students’ lab reports recently. “Some of the stuff I was grading was t(...)
How to future-proof your career for the digital industrial revolution
- February 8, 2019, 05:37
According to Orla Graham, Deloitte’s chief human resources officer, the workplace of the future will change. The focus will be on greater collaboratio(...)
Unions concerned by plan to give business bigger say in university funding
- December 17, 2018, 00:00
Trade unions are seeking an urgent meeting with the Minister for Education to raise “grave concerns” over plans to give big business a greater say in (...)
Employers to have key say on allocation of education funding
- December 10, 2018, 00:00
Employers and big business will have a key say in where hundreds of millions of euro in education investment will go over the coming years, according (...)
Status of apprenticeships suffering from ‘overwhelming’ focus on college places
- November 20, 2018, 19:44
The prestige of apprenticeships has declined due to an “overwhelming” focus on college places and CAO points, an Oireachtas education committee has he(...)
Graduates: it’s not what you did, it’s what you can do
- May 8, 2018, 01:00
There’s never been a better time for graduates to stay in Ireland. Job prospects at home, in both the private and public sectors, have not been this g(...)
Who will pay up to €24,000 to attend the State’s most expensive school?
- May 3, 2018, 11:10
The arrival of the country’s most expensive school is a sign of what is likely to be a major new growth area: education targeted at children of mobile(...)