The annual Maynooth University Accountancy Showcase took place on Tuesday October 3rd 2017 in the Iontas Building, Maynooth University. All the leading professional accounting firms including PWC, E&Y,KPMG,Deloitte, Grant Thornton, Mazars, BDO, RBK, Crowe Horwath, IFAC and Smith & Williamson attended as well as Hedgeserv, Kerry, The Office of the Auditor & Comptroller General, Revenue, Central Bank and IFS Statestreet. Overall the event was a great success.
Date: Monday, 09 October 2017
Maynooth University Labour Economist, Dr. Aedín Doris, has been awarded the 2017 Miriam Hederman O’Brien Gold Medal by the Foundation for Fiscal Studies in in association with the Irish Times for her research on Higher Education Financing Reform for Ireland.
Date: Monday, 09 October 2017
Lena Golubovska a recent PhD graduate from the Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting tells the Irish Times that doing a PhD in Maynooth was one of the greatest things to happen in her life.
Date: Wednesday, 27 September 2017
A video of the recent conference on Funding Higher Education organised by Dr. Aedín Doris, Maynooth University is now available.
Date: Tuesday, 19 September 2017
Dr. Aedín Doris, Economics, Maynooth University, is organising a conference on Higher Education Funding and the Potential Role of Income-Contingent Student Loans. A line up of intenational experts will discuss the financing of Higher Education. The conference will take place from 9.30am-12.30pm, Thursday, September 7, 2017 in the Meeting Room, Royal Irish Academy House, Dawson Street, Dublin 2.
Date: Friday, 25 August 2017
Maynooth University has become the latest university to be welcomed into the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program.
Maynooth University has become the latest university to be welcomed into the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program. “Students in these programs study the Candidate Body of Knowledge, which includes the core knowledge, skills, and abilities identified by practitioners worldwide as essential for successful practice,” said Neil Govier, CFA, Head of University Relations at CFA Institute. “By mastering the fundamentals of the CFA Program as well as the Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct, these future investment professionals gain a strong foundation that helps prepare them well to join the growing CFA Institute community dedicated to promoting the highest standards of ethics, education, and professional excellence for the ultimate benefit of society.”
Date: Monday, 26 June 2017
Maynooth University has become the latest university to be welcomed into the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute University Affiliation Program.
Date: Friday, 23 June 2017
Irish Accountancy Awards – Excellence in Education and Training Winners 2017 The Accounting Group were delighted with their success at the Irish Accountancy Awards 2017 being declared Winners of the Excellence in Education and Training category. The award which recognises excellence in the delivery and development of knowledge or skills in the Accountancy Profession was presented to Aodhdín Casey, on behalf of the Accounting Group by John McCarrick, Institute of Incorporated Public Accountants.
Date: Saturday, 20 May 2017
Maynooth MSc in Economic and Financial Risk Analysis now an academic partner for the GARP (Global Association of Risk Professionals)
Latest distinction for the Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting MSc in Economic and Financial Risk Analysis recognises the quality and the breadth of the teaching provided for in the degree.
Date: Wednesday, 03 May 2017
Graduates could pay €160 a month until aged 33 under loan plan
Date: Tuesday, 02 May 2017