Budding scientists take centre stage at MU Science Night

Maynooth University welcomed budding scientists to its annual Science Night, with over 2,000 visitors including families from across the region.

Thursday, 30 November 2023

Minister Heydon launches €7m Digital and Data Research Programmes

The Innovation Value Institute (IVI) at Maynooth University has been selected to lead the €7 million Digi+ and ENTRUST programmes that are focussed on sustainable digital transformation and data.

Thursday, 09 March 2023

MU records highest ever number of CAO first preference applications

Maynooth University has recorded its highest ever number of CAO first preference applications. The record number is in line with a general upward trend of applications to the University over recent years reflecting its increasing popularity as a University of choice. This year the University has seen a rise of 2% in first preference applications against a backdrop of a decline in CAO honours degree applications of 1% nationally.

Thursday, 09 March 2023

MU hosts female Irish university presidents to mark IWD 2023

Event celebrating International Women’s Day opened by Minister for Further & Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris TD

Monday, 06 March 2023

MU researchers awarded grants to inspire public engagement with STEM

Three Maynooth University researchers have been awarded over €600,000 to deliver innovative public engagement projects under the SFI Discover Programme.

Monday, 06 March 2023

ICARUS research shows a 40% rise in hurricane rainfall rate over land for a 1°C rise in ocean temperatures

ICARUS Climate Research Centre academics analyse tropical cyclone rainfall in the North Atlantic between 1997 -2017

Wednesday, 01 March 2023

SFI - Defence Challenge - Group Picture

Tánaiste reveals MU wildfire project as winner of SFI-Defence Challenge

Tánaiste and Minister for Defence Micheál Martin and Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris have announced that MU is the winner of the first SFI-Defence Organisation Innovation Challenge.

Wednesday, 22 February 2023

Decorative Image - Jim Walsh book launch

Income disparity between urban and rural dwellers reduces in recent years

Research by MU Professor Emeritus Jim Walsh comprehensively examines household incomes in Ireland

Wednesday, 22 February 2023

Decorative image - IRC book

MU Researchers awarded IRC funding to address societal challenges

Thirteen Maynooth University researchers have received awards under the Irish Research Council (IRC) New Foundations programme

Wednesday, 15 February 2023

MU hosts ‘GoGreenRoutes’ event for mental and physical wellbeing

Maynooth University hosts ‘GoGreenRoutes’ conference for mental and physical wellbeing attended by Jack Chambers, TD, Minister of State at the Department of Transport and the Department of Environment, Climate and Communications

Thursday, 09 February 2023

Tribute to the late Niamh Bhreathnach, former education minister, 1993-1997

Maynooth University extends its deepest sympathy to the family of former education minister Niamh Bhreathnach.

Tuesday, 07 February 2023