Ulster University News - June 2020

Universal credit should be designed with the people who use it, new report says

Radical changes to Universal Credit are needed now more than ever to help families facing further hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, a new report says.

30 June 2020

Multi-disciplinary team of Ulster experts help secure £33m grant to build zero emission ferries

Multi-disciplinary team of Ulster experts help secure £33m grant to build zero emission ferries

26 June 2020

UNESCO sites lead the way on sustainable development and create value for communities across the UK

A report published today, by the UK National Commission for UNESCO, has highlighted that UNESCO projects can build a greener, more equal and more peaceful world, while also creating financial value.

25 June 2020

Ulster University academics and students feature in the first ever Virtual Learning Festival

Ulster University recently partnered with Derry City and Strabane District Council and North West Regional College to achieve designation for the city as a member of the UNESCO'S Global Network of Learning Cities.

24 June 2020

Ulster University ranked first in UK for Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation and Tourism courses in Complete University Guide 2021

Ulster’s Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism courses have been ranked first out of 54 higher education institutions in the UK in the latest Complete University Guide 2021, up three places on last year.

22 June 2020

Ulster University launches new study exploring COVID-19 exposure and immunity in NI

Have you tested positive or think you've had COVID-19? Ulster University wants to hear from you

18 June 2020

Green light for project investigating cross-border museum activity in Ireland

The Irish Museums Association (IMA) and Ulster University have today, 17 June 2020, announced Ms Catherine McCullough as the recipient of the Northern Bridge Consortium Collaborative Doctoral Award ‘The EU and the museum: an investigation of cross-border museum activity in Ireland’.

17 June 2020

Ulster University and partners raise funds to fuel education at home

At a time when young people need to study at home during COVID-19, Ulster University in partnership with generous partners, Ulster Community Investment Trust and Santander Universities, has raised funds to support community groups and schools in Derry~Londonderry.

16 June 2020

Ulster University Business School Launches New Business Support Initiative

Ulster University Business School (UUBS) has unveiled a new portfolio of business support services to help organisations respond to current challenges presented by COVID-19 and plan for future recovery.

15 June 2020

Postgraduate webinar series in line with COVID-19 recovery plans now available

Ulster University has today launched a catalogue of industry specific postgraduate study webinars in line with Covid-19 recovery plans for those who want to upskill to climb their career ladder, pursue a new career path or delve further into a topic of personal interest.

11 June 2020

In response to industry growth Ulster introduces innovative FinTech degree

In response to sustained growth of the FinTech industry in Northern Ireland and to support the need for skilled financial technology graduates, Ulster University’s Business School has launched an innovative Financial Technology degree.

10 June 2020

Ulster University Covid-19 tracker compares NI and ROI data on coronavirus testing, positive cases and deaths

Ulster University researcher Dr Magda Bucholc has created a Covid-19 data tracker charting Covid-19 related positive cases, tests completed, and deaths in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.

9 June 2020