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Maynooth University records highest number of CAO applications

Maynooth University has received its highest-ever number of applications for admission in September 2020. More than 15,000 applicants have applied to the University, according to figures released today by the Central Applications Office (CAO).

Wednesday, 08 July 2020

Maynooth University recognised as a University of Sanctuary

Tá Ollscoil Mhá Nuad tar éis bheith ainmnithe go hoifigiúil mar Ollscoil Tearmainn mar aitheantas ar na tionscnaimh atá ar bun acu chun fáilte roimh theifigh, lucht iarrtha tearmainn agus imircigh isteach sa phobal a chur chun cinn.

Thursday, 20 February 2020

General election candidates debate the funding of higher education at MU Town Hall

General election candidates from Kildare North and Meath East debated the future funding of higher education at a town hall meeting hosted by Maynooth University and Maynooth Students’ Union.

Tuesday, 04 February 2020

Maynooth University joins the call to use the National Training Fund to address higher education funding crisis

Maynooth University & Maynooth Students’ Union to host a town hall on the Future of Higher Education in Ireland

Friday, 24 January 2020

Maynooth University partners in major project awarded €7.3 million under Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund

Landmark project represents the first large scale collaboration on quantum computing in Ireland

Saturday, 07 December 2019

Shirley Howe stands in front of Maynooth University Library

Maynooth student receives prestigious Eda Sagarra Medal of Excellence from the Irish Research Council

Maynooth research looks at how cultural processes influence climate change perspectives and responses. The IRC awards celebrate those working in academia, industry, civic society or the public sector

Wednesday, 04 December 2019

Seán Kyne, Minister for the Gaeltacht, announces funding for TEG examinations

Maoiniú fógartha Seán Kyne, Aire Stáit na Gaeltachta, do scrúduithe TEG

Monday, 18 November 2019

Maynooth University shortlisted for gradireland Higher Education Awards 2020

Maynooth University is delighted that two of its programmes have been shortlisted for the gradireland Higher Education Awards 2020.

Monday, 18 November 2019

Photo caption: (l-r) Dr Michael Cooke, Assistant Prof in Applied Psychology; Dr Deirdre Desmond, Associate Prof, Department of Psychology and co-director of ALL Institute; Dr Rudi Villing, Assistant Prof in the Department of Electronic Engineering and Prof Mac MacLachlan, Co-Director of the ALL Institute, with PAL TIAGo robot funded with the support of Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)

​Maynooth University to lead €21 million European Commission funded SHAPES health research project – the largest ever Horizon 2020 health grant led by an Irish university

Maynooth is one of 36 partners across 14 European countries in the SHAPES consortium The SHAPES acronym stands for Smart and Healthy Ageing through People Engaging in supportive Systems and aims to foster a positive approach to ageing

Monday, 11 November 2019

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

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