League of European Research Universities welcomes EU-UK deal on Horizon Europe

The deal comes after years of campaigning for the involvement of UK researchers in Horizon Europe following Brexit

The League of European Research Universities (LERU) has celebrated an agreement concerning the UK’s association to Horizon Europe.


Horizon Europe is a seven year EU scientific research initiative which promotes collaboration between researchers. The initiative hopes to spark innovation which

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Explainer: Minister Harris’ New Pathway to Third Level Education

Tertiary programmes provide an alternative route to higher education outside of the CAO

Minister for Higher Education Simon Harris has announced a new pathway to higher education which does not rely on a CAO application. This new pathway to third level works through courses called tertiary programmes.

What is a tertiary programme?


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Analysis: 8 key recommendations from Ents’ Trinity Ball review

The report makes a wide range of suggestions to reduce costs, enhance safety, and increase overall satisfaction with the event

For just the second time after a two-year pandemic hiatus, Trinity Ball (T-Ball) returned this year facing a number of unique challenges, owing to the loss of its usual main stage area, and the prospect of it being the last …

PostGrads at Cost of Living Crisis Protest

Postgraduate Workers’ Organisation to march to Dáil

The organisation is demanding better conditions for postgraduate researchers, highlighting poor pay and working conditions

The Postgraduate Workers’ Organisation (PWO) is to march from Front Square to the Dáil next Thursday, March 23 to demand better conditions for postgraduate researchers in Ireland.

In a post on Instagram today the organisation highlighted that the maximum PhD …