Trinity to launch postgraduate course in regional cities

The course aimed at jobseekers will be taught in Galway, Limerick and Cork as well as Dublin

Trinity is set to launch a new level nine postgraduate course in Innovation and Enterprise Development which is to be delivered in Dublin, Galway, Limerick and Cork.

The course will be taught through a combination of online work and in-person


Trinity Health Science students more likely to drop out than national average

The HEA report shows Trinity to have higher completion rates with better grades amongst most other categories

A new report from the Higher Education Authority (HEA) shows that Trinity’s Medicine and Education students are more likely to drop out of their course than than the national average. Trinity “health and welfare” courses, which includes Health Sciences, had


Ray Carey elected new AHSS convenor of TCDSU

Darragh Flood was also elected as TCDSU’s Sports Officer

Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) have tonight elected Ray Carey as its new Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (AHSS) Faculty Convenor. Carey was uncontested for the position. The elections followed three students stepping down from their Part Time Officers


PAC criticises lack of oversight in third level education

The committee was reacting to two reports published by Comptroller and Auditor General

Members of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) have voiced their dissatisfaction with the lack of authority that public bodies exercise over third level education institutions, according to reports in UCD student newspaper, the University Observer.

According to Fianna Fáil TD …


IT Tralee “has significant money issues”, report finds

The review found the institute to be overstaffed and losing money and students

An independent review, commissioned by the Higher Education Authority (HEA), into the finances at Institute of Technology Tralee (IT Tralee) has found the institution to be overstaffed, losing money, and having serious problems generating cash flow.

The review was carried