MU records highest ever number of CAO applications

Maynooth University has recorded its highest ever number of CAO applications. The record number is in line with a general upward trend of applications to the University over recent years.

Wednesday, 09 March 2022

Copernicus Academy and Relay / Space Expo

Minister Damien English launches Ireland’s Copernicus Academy and Relay at Maynooth University

European-wide network designed to educate the public, industry government of the benefits of Earth Observation data launched today at MU

Wednesday, 25 May 2022

 US-Ireland Research Innovation Award

MU Terrain-AI and Microsoft Ireland win US-Ireland Research Innovation Award

Maynooth University congratulates MU’s Terrain-AI and Microsoft Ireland on receiving prestigious US-Ireland Research Innovation Award.

Wednesday, 25 May 2022

Profs JoAnne Mancini and David Stifter elected to Royal Irish Academy

Maynooth University congratulates Profs JoAnne Mancini and David Stifter on their acceptance to the Royal Irish Academy (RIA) today

Friday, 20 May 2022


MU research recommends ‘family’ approach within mental health services

New research by the Maynooth University Centre for Mental Health and Community Research has recommended the development of a ‘whole of family’ approach within mental health services, including automatic consideration of children when a parent has a mental health illness.

Tuesday, 17 May 2022

SFI ‘Frontiers for the Future’ programme

MU researchers awarded €5m under SFI Frontiers for the Future programme

Maynooth University researchers are set to receive €4.8 million in funding from Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) under the Frontiers for the Future Programme, to tackle a range of topics such as crop resistance, water pollutants, DNA, artificial intelligence and rising sea levels.

Tuesday, 10 May 2022

Rising sea levels

Maynooth University research confirms elevated rates of sea-level rise in Dublin

Maynooth University's research on sea level trends in Dublin Bay over eight decades has confirmed elevated rates of sea level rise in recent years.

Thursday, 28 April 2022

Prof Kitchin

€2.4 million ERC award to MU Prof Rob Kitchin for research on Irish property data

Maynooth University researcher, Professor Rob Kitchin has been awarded a €2.4 million European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grant for his groundbreaking project that will document in detail property data for Dublin and examine how these data are used as an evidence base for public policy, planning, and commercial decision-making.

Tuesday, 26 April 2022

SFI logo

MU researchers lead team to address UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)

Maynooth team will focus on maternal and neonatal mortality

Monday, 11 April 2022

 Athena Swan Ireland Bronze award logo

MU Faculty of Arts, Celtic Studies, and Philosophy achieves Athena Swan Bronze Award

The Maynooth University Faculty of Arts, Celtic Studies, and Philosophy has been awarded the Athena Swan Bronze Award, in recognition of work undertaken to advance gender equality for staff and students in Higher Education.

Thursday, 31 March 2022

ethnic minority women quota to tackle underrepresentation

Report recommends ethnic minority women quota to tackle underrepresentation

Women candidate quotas for Irish elections should incorporate a quota for ethnic minority women to help tackle the issue of their underrepresentation in elected office, according to a report published today.

Thursday, 31 March 2022