Ulster University News - 2019

Ulster University Professors recognised in New Year’s Honours List 2020

Ulster University Professors recognised in New Year’s Honours List 2020

28 December 2019

World-renowned artists and graduates of Ulster University Colin Davidson and Oliver Jeffers speak candidly on the secrets to their success

Belfast’s Lyric Theatre played host to a special evening of art, discussion and insight as a captive audience enjoyed an intimate Ulster University showcase which covered success, stories and past studies.

18 December 2019

Ulster student beats off worldwide competition to win Cyber Security Scholarship Prize

An Ulster University student has won a scholarship prize worth £1,000 from Global Cyber Security firm, MetaCompliance.

18 December 2019

AIB Ulster University Distinguished Graduate of the Year 2019: Dr Adrian Johnston MBE

Dr Adrian Johnston MBE has been recognised for his working in emerging technologies

17 December 2019

Hockey star graduates with Masters in Biomedical Engineering

Fresh from Ireland’s historic hockey Olympic qualification success Megan Frazer graduates today

17 December 2019

Mature student confronts fears to graduate with Masters in Law

Julie Smyth-Leddy, a mum of five and budding businesswoman graduates with a Masters in Law

17 December 2019

Inspirational international student graduates with distinction

Colombian student, Luisa Fernanda Romero Munoz graduates from Ulster University today with an MSc in International Tourism Management, with Distinction, leaving an exceptional legacy behind.

17 December 2019

Ulster University’s “singing nurse” graduates

Ulster University student nurse Brittany McArthur made headlines earlier this year as the sensational ‘singing nurse’

16 December 2019

Father of two graduates with newfound sense of direction

Mature student Eoin McGonagle graduates today following a busy year of juggling family life with academic studies.

16 December 2019

First NIAS Paramedics graduate at Ulster University

The inaugural graduation ceremony for Foundation Degree Level Paramedics has been hosted at the Jordanstown campus of Ulster University. The University conferred awards on thirty nine Northern Ireland Ambulance Service Paramedics on Thursday 5 December 2019.

13 December 2019

Christmas gift brings artistic masterpiece to Ulster University’s Belfast campus

Ulster University, Belfast City Council and National Museums NI will work in partnership this Christmas to exhibit world famous painting ‘Saint Cecilia’ by Giovanni Francesco Romanelli at Ulster University’s Belfast Campus.

11 December 2019

College of Optometrists Life Fellowship for Ulster’s Professor Kathryn Saunders

College of Optometrists Life Fellowship for Ulster’s Professor Kathryn Saunders

10 December 2019

Healing Power of Honey

Layering minute amounts of Manuka honey between layers of surgical mesh acts as a natural antibiotic that could prevent infection following an operation, new research has shown.

4 December 2019

Triple Ulster University Journalism ‘Awards for Excellence’ nominations

Ulster University staff and students have been shortlisted for three prestigious UK-wide industry awards for journalism excellence, in the National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ) Awards for Excellence 2019.

25 November 2019

The Academy wins restaurant of the year award

Ulster University’s Academy restaurant wins restaurant of the year award

22 November 2019

Ulster University to link up with 30 schools through launch of new award

Ulster University is set to launch a new award for schools, entitled the ‘Endeavour Cup’.

13 November 2019

Ulster University research indicates optimistic housing market in NI

Ulster University research indicates optimistic housing market in NI

12 November 2019

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

Ulster University researchers explore the potential of electric vehicles

Ulster University researchers explore the potential of electric vehicles

6 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