MU25 Celebrations

Maynooth University celebrates 25th anniversary as an independent university

Maynooth University today marks 25 years as an independent university by hosting a celebratory event for staff attended by former education minister Niamh Bhreathnach.

Thursday, 16 June 2022

New Publication: Dr Michael Palmese publishes new article in Resonance: The Journal of Sound and Culture

Dr Palmese's article discusses the World Ear Project, a radio programme that reflected the substantial growth of environmentalism in the 1970s

Tuesday, 12 April 2022

ALL member Dr Nicola Mountford part of the MU researchers team to lead one of seven teams receiving €2.47m to address UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)

The research project aims to reduce neonatal and maternal mortality by rapid detection of sepsis in resource limited environments. Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation, and Science, Simon Harris, TD, and Minister for Overseas Aid and Diaspora, Colm Brophy T.D. have announced that the team co-led by Sean Doyle, Dept of Biology and Nicola Mountford, School of Business & ALL Institute, and Peter Waiswa, Makerere University, would lead one of the seven research teams competing in the Science Foundation Ireland SDG Challenge.

Tuesday, 12 April 2022

Oireachtas Justice Committee adopts Maynooth University Academic's recommendations on Hate Crime

The Justice Committee in the Oireachtas issued their report on the Hate Crime Bill and recommend that the bill be amended to include a demonstration test of hostility and to align with Hate Crime provisions in Northern Ireland. Both recommendations were advised by Dr Séamus Taylor, Head of Department of Applied Social Studies

Tuesday, 12 April 2022

Certificate in Global Citizenship Education

This 20 credit (ECTS) part-time programme is offered by the Maynooth University Department of International Development with the Departments of Education, Adult and Community Education, Froebel Department of Primary and Early Childhood Education, Applied Social Sciences at Maynooth.

Tuesday, 12 April 2022

EXTENDED DEADLINE: Call for Papers: 4th Leuven-Maynooth-Edinburgh Research Seminar

EXTENDED DEADLINE 25 APRIL: The State of the Unions - Seminar on the EU-UK legal relationship(s), Maynooth 24-25 June 2022

Tuesday, 12 April 2022

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MU researchers lead team to address UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)

Maynooth team will focus on maternal and neonatal mortality

Monday, 11 April 2022

Dr Julie Rodgers interviews authors at the Franco-Irish Literary Festival

Author interviews with Dr Julie Rodgers at the Franco-Irish Literary Festival

Monday, 11 April 2022

The Challenge of Programme Design in the FET Sector – Post Graduate Course launched

The Department of Adult and Community Education and the Further Education Support Service (FESS) open course recruitment - course to start in September 2022 (2022-23 MU_PDVFET_Course Brochure Final.pdf (

Sunday, 10 April 2022

National University of Ireland - Certificate Graduates

Congratulations to the graduates of NUI Certificate in Youth Studies and NUI Certificate in Global Youth Work and Development Education, and thanks to our partners in County Kildare Leader Partnership and National Youth Council of Ireland for their support

Saturday, 09 April 2022

Webinar for ERC Applicants 2023-2024 - Register Your Interest

On the 1st and 2nd of September the RDO will host Lotte Jaspers from Yellow Research for a two-part online Webinar about applying for ERC Frontier Research Grants (Starter, Consolidator and Advanced).

Friday, 08 April 2022