MU records increase in CAO applicants for 2024/2025

Maynooth University has seen an increase in CAO applications for the academic year 2024/25.

Friday, 12 July 2024

Ministers launch MU research on the role of councillors

The report, "The 21st Century Councillor in Irish Local Government", was commissioned by the Association of Irish Local Government, produced independently by Maynooth University and launched at the Mansion House in Dublin.

Thursday, 01 February 2024

MU opens Robotics Lab supported by Intel

Maynooth University has announced the official opening of Maynooth University Robotics Lab, supported by a donation from Intel.

Wednesday, 31 January 2024

Míreanna athbheochanóra Gaeilge bronnta ar OMN

Is cúis lúcháire againn é gur bronnadh roinnt míreanna pearsanta de chuid an Ollaimh Mícheál Ó hIceadha (1861–1916) ar Mhúsaem Ollscoil Mhá Nuad, pearsa lárnach in aimsir na hathbheochana ar bhain an-chonspóid lena imeacht tobann as Maigh Nuad in 1909. Briseadh Ó hIceadha as a phost de bharr sraith imeachtaí ina ndeachaigh sé in adharca le cuid de na heaspaig Chaitliceacha mar gheall ar cheist stádas na Gaeilge in Ollscoil na hÉireann.

Tuesday, 30 January 2024

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MU welcomes new Professor of Climate Justice

Maynooth University has announced the appointment of Professor Jennie C. Stephens, as Professor of Climate Justice, under the Senior Academic Leadership Initiative (SALI).

Tuesday, 30 January 2024

MU leads project to monitor urban greenhouse gases

The pilot project measuring CO2 aims to support Dublin City achieve its ambitions as part of the EU Cities Mission to make 112 European cities climate neutral by 2030.

Friday, 26 January 2024

Glass-fronted Maynooth University library building with spire in the background

MU launches Distinguished Collaborator programme

Maynooth University has launched a Distinguished International Collaborator programme, which aims to bring internationally-renowned scientists, scholars, writers, artists and thinkers to the University.

Thursday, 25 January 2024

Seated woman dressed in white holding a flame and surrounded by torches

MU joins ‘Brigid 1500’ celebration

Maynooth University is delighted to join Kildare County Council in celebrating Brigid 1500, a major cultural festival to commemorate the life and legacy of St Brigid, one of Ireland’s most famous saints.

Tuesday, 23 January 2024

MU President Eeva Leinonen stands with three government ministers and DCU President and a placard showing student housing plans

MU among first to build student accommodation under national strategy

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris was joined by ministerial colleagues and university presidents to unveil plans for more than 500 student accommodation beds at Maynooth University and DCU.

Friday, 19 January 2024

Light dispersion using a flint glass prism

MU awarded €1.8 million to fund scientific research infrastructure

Maynooth University was awarded almost €1.8 m under the SFI Research Infrastructure programme for multi-disciplinary scientific research and innovation

Wednesday, 17 January 2024

"Spotless" MU helps Maynooth top litter-free list

Maynooth University has been praised for its "spotless" campus and “its lovely planting and sculptures”, helping to clinch the top spot for Maynooth in a nationwide litter-free ranking.

Tuesday, 09 January 2024