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IUA Attempt to Squash Post-Brexit Erasmus Qualms

The Irish University Association (IUA) has joined forces with 36 EU and UK higher education and research organisations in a joint-declaration of cooperation post Brexit. The 37 organisations have signed a statement calling on European governments to continue their commitment…

IUA Expand Scholarship Opportunities for Young Scientists

One of the most prominent youth competitions in Ireland, the ‘BT Young Scientist and Technologist Exhibition, has received a huge boost from the Irish University’s Association (IUA). The association, which includes UCD among other prestigious third level institutions, have expanded…

IUA Launches Digital Learning Initiative

Designed to cope with an expected 25,000 surge in student population numbers, the Irish Universities Association (IUA) announced on the 7th of November a programme to improve students’ digital learning experiences. The initiative plans to enhance the educational experiences of…

University Presidents Call for Urgent Changes to State Research Funding Following Poor Outcome from EU Programme

The presidents of seven Irish universities who are represented by the Irish Universities Association have recently openly asked the government and national research funding agencies to inquire and address the mechanism in which funding is allocated to Irish researching. This…