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Ulster University launches free online courses for workers affected by COVID-19

The online courses will upskill and retrain people whose jobs have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic

6 July 2020

Future tourism, hospitality and food industry leaders celebrated at student awards

Ulster University students studying courses within the Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management celebrate their academic success at this year’s student awards.

6 February 2020

Ulster University Lecturer supporting local businesses ahead of Brexit

In response to the current Brexit uncertainty, Ulster University have partnered with Manufacturing NI to provide a suite of online supply chain management Brexit resources.

8 November 2019

Allstate IT Lab opens at Ulster University Magee campus

Northern Ireland’s largest IT company Allstate has today opened a new state of the art computing lab at Ulster University’s Magee campus, representing a major investment in educational resources for the North West region.

5 November 2019

Ulster University extends strategic partnership with PwC

Ulster University and PwC have launched a three-year partnership which will focus on employability, skills and the Future of Work, building on PwC’s sponsorship of the Ulster University EDGE skills awards.

1 October 2019

New and returning Ulster students encouraged to harness their entrepreneurial skills

Ulster University undergraduate and postgraduate students will have free access to a comprehensive support programme to help them launch their own business. Over a quarter of students currently run or plan to run a business whilst they are at

30 September 2019

Ulster University exports education provision to boost higher education provision in Doha

Ulster University exports education provision to boost higher education provision in Doha

4 September 2019

Ulster University celebrates excellence in research and business

Ulster University celebrates excellence in research and business

9 May 2019

Memorable night for Ulster University students, staff and alumni at Invent 2018

Memorable night for Ulster University students, staff and alumni at Invent 2018

12 October 2018

Creative Industries partnership will drive the generation of over £6 billion for the local economy

Creative Industries partnership will drive the generation of over £6 billion for the local economy

7 September 2018

Ulster University’s new flexible executive MBA supports managers in the North West

As the business environment changes and presents managers with high levels of uncertainty, the new flexible executive MBA will help to identify and leverage opportunities to shape and grow business across the region.

30 August 2018

Universities working together to deliver City Deal projects that make a difference

Universities working together to deliver City Deal projects that make a difference

27 August 2018

Novosco and Ulster University join forces to address tech skills shortage

Novosco and Ulster University join forces to address tech skills shortage

30 July 2018

Randox announces Ulster University’s Mind Your Mood as Official Charity Partner

Randox announces Ulster University’s Mind Your Mood as Official Charity Partner

25 July 2018

Ulster University honours President of Ireland’s largest accountancy body

Ulster University honours president of Ireland’s largest accountancy body

6 July 2018

Ulster Engineering Graduates receive Global Design Awards

MECHANICAL Engineering Graduates from Ulster University are being awarded more than their degree certificates this week; as they celebrate the far-reaching recognition of the innovative engineering projects they designed during their studies.

5 July 2018

Chair of award winning student society named as Ulster University Student of the Year

Chair of award winning student society named as Ulster University Student of the Year

5 July 2018

Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day 2018

On International Women in Engineering Day 2018, Catalyst Inc is celebrating two Ulster University academics that are Raising the Bar in developing innovative research within the Life and Health Sciences Sector.

21 June 2018

Ulster University and Randox to invest £5m in a new Industrial PhD Academy

Ulster University and Randox to invest £5m in a new Industrial PhD Academy

30 May 2018

Ulster University expands 15 year Chinese strategic partnership

Ulster University expands 15 year Chinese strategic partnership

10 May 2018

Ulster University led Internet of Things Network empowers SMEs to drive innovation

Ulster University led Internet of Things Network empowers SMEs to drive innovation

9 May 2018

Innovative partnerships recognised at Ulster University’s Impact Excellence Awards

Innovative partnerships recognised at Ulster University’s Impact Excellence Awards

4 May 2018

Ulster University brings major computing conference to Belfast

Ulster University brings major computing conference to Belfast

22 March 2018

Ulster University showcases world-class research and innovation on international stage

Ulster University showcases world-class research and innovation on international stage

21 March 2018

Kainos invest in future tech talent in partnership with Ulster University

Kainos invest in future tech talent in partnership with Ulster University

15 March 2018

Education alliance to benefit cross border education provision and opportunities

Education alliance to benefit cross border education provision and opportunities

23 February 2018

£50m Randox Centres of Excellence launched in Northern Ireland

£50m Randox Centres of Excellence launched in Northern Ireland

22 February 2018

Northern Ireland housing market records modest yet sustainable growth levels

Northern Ireland housing market records modest yet sustainable growth levels

19 February 2018

Ulster University Opens New £11m Teaching Facility at Magee Campus

Ulster University Opens New £11m Teaching Facility at Magee Campus

29 January 2018

2017 Knowledge Economy Report - Almost half a million jobs at risk from automation in next 10 years

2017 Knowledge Economy Report - Almost half a million jobs at risk from automation

18 January 2018