Figures also show a rise in students reporting self-harm
The number of students who receive counselling for mental health problems has risen to almost twice the number of those seeking help in 2010.
Data gathered by the Psychological Counsellors in Higher Education Ireland (PCHEI) shows that almost 12,000 students …
The scheme offers education grants to school leavers in the international protection system
The government’s pilot scheme to offer third-level education grants to asylum seekers, which has been in operation since 2015, will continue for this academic year, it was announced today.
The scheme has also been altered following a review which concluded …
The royal couple are set to arrive in Ireland on June 12
King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands are due to visit Trinity’s Old Library on June 13 as part of a state visit to Ireland next month.
During their time in Trinity, the royal couple will take time to …
The levy was approved by a student referendum in March 2017 but wasn’t collected for two years
The Academic Registry confirmed to Trinity News this afternoon that a Student Centre levy of €30 is to be added to student fees charged for the next academic year.
The money is to go towards a €7 million purpose-built student …
The society lost its recognition from the CSC last year
The Trinity branch of the European Law Students’ Association (ELSA), a former Trinity society, has offered to refund students their €2 membership fee, following its loss of society status last year.
In an email to all students who signed up …
The royal visitor took part in a mental health workshop
Her Majesty Queen Silvia of Sweden visited the Science Gallery at Trinity this afternoon as part of her and her husband, King Carl XVI Gustaf’s three day state visit to Ireland.
At the Science Gallery, Queen Silva took part in …
The Report overturns a 2012 recommendation for Trinity and UCD to join together in this field and form one centre
The Higher Education Authority (HEA) published a report this morning suggesting that Trinity and its associated college, the Marino Institute of Education (MIE), be recognised as a centre of excellence for “initial teacher education”.
In 2012, an International Review Panel …
Healthcare courses most popular for non-EU students travelling to Ireland
A new study from the European Migration Network has shown big increases in the number of international students travelling to study in Ireland. However, the study also identifies how delays in immigration processing and lack of affordable accommodation still remain …
Paul O’Toole has held the role on a interim basis since last October
The Higher Education Authority (HEA) is seeking a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to “lead and guide the organisation” following the resignation of former CEO Graham Love last year amid concerns of lack of autonomy for the organisation.
The new …
Leo Varadkar will open the building on May 23
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will open Trinity’s new Business School at a ceremony on May 23. The opening of the new building will mark the end of a five year long project to develop the site,costing Trinity €80 million.
College received …