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

Two Athena SWAN Bronze Awards presented to Maynooth University

Two departments at Maynooth University, Biology and Geography, received Athena SWAN Bronze Department Awards at a ceremony hosted by the Royal College of Surgeons. The awards were presented to each department by the Minister of State for Higher Education, Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD.

Monday, 04 November 2019

Maynooth University officially launches the Kathleen Lonsdale Institute for Human Health Research

Maynooth University has announced the launch of the Kathleen Lonsdale Institute for Human Health Research. The institute, which is located on the university’s campus, takes a uniquely integrated approach to address some of the major health problems of today, including obesity and antimicrobial resistance, as well as researching many chronic inflammatory diseases like Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis.

Friday, 25 October 2019

Ece Temelkuran delivers the Dean’s Lecture - Maynooth University

Award-winning Turkish writer Ece Temelkuran delivers the Dean’s Lecture

Award-winning Turkish writer and political thinker, Ece Temelkuran delivered the Dean’s Lecture as part of Research Week at Maynooth University.

Wednesday, 23 October 2019

Maynooth University among six research projects awarded €25m through SFI Programme

Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys, today announced a €25m Government investment through the Science Foundation Ireland Research Infrastructure Programme as part of Future Jobs Ireland.

Tuesday, 22 October 2019

InSPIREurope at Maynooth University supports scholars at risk of persecution

A new EU-funded initiative to support researchers at risk was today launched by ten European partners at Maynooth University, Ireland. The initiative, InSPIREurope, is a Europe-wide alliance for researchers who are at risk due to discrimination, persecution, suffering or violence.

Monday, 14 October 2019

Prof Aidan Mulkeen - Maynooth University

Maynooth International Engineering College at Fuzhou University welcomes first intake of students at opening ceremony

Some 300 first year students were welcomed by Maynooth University staff at Maynooth International Engineering College (MIEC) on the Fuzhou University (FZU) campus in southern China.

Wednesday, 02 October 2019

The Scribble sculpture launched in School of Education

Seoladh an dealbh den teideal The Scribble i Scoil an Oideachais

Tuesday, 24 September 2019

Maynooth University collaborates in new SFI programme in Foundations of Data Science

A new Government and industry supported PhD programme in Foundations of Data Science was launched by the Minister of State at the Department of Education and Skills with special responsibility for Higher Education, Mary Mitchell O Connor, T.D.

Wednesday, 18 September 2019

Maynooth University welcomes ascent in THE World University rankings

Maynooth University is delighted with its elevation in THE global university rankings for 2020, achieving its highest ever position in this ranking.

Thursday, 12 September 2019

Maynooth University welcomes €25 million capital grant from Government for new ‘Technology Society and Innovation Project’

Maynooth University has today welcomed a capital grant of €25 million from Government for a major new building project to support the University’s rapidly growing student population.

Monday, 02 September 2019