Ulster University News

Research advises of management strengths and areas for improvement to support wellbeing of Health and Social Care UK workforce during COVID-19

A study of over 3,000 members of the Health and Social Care workforce across the UK during the first wave of COVID-19 from May to July 2020 has revealed key learnings for management to aid the wellbeing of staff.

15 October 2020

Magee and Coleraine campuses host walk-in COVID-19 local testing sites for local community

Ulster University’s Coleraine and Magee campuses continue to host COVID-19 testing facilities, which are available to members of the local community as well as students and staff.

14 October 2020

Student mental health study receives funding boost on COVID-19 impact

The Student Psychological Intervention Trial (SPIT) has received additional funding of almost £20,000

9 October 2020

North Coast agencies complete student letter drop to support and protect local community

Ulster University, in partnership with Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council and PSNI hand delivered letters to students in the Portstewart area last week, to welcome students to the area and to reinforce specific guidelines, including COVID-19

7 October 2020

North West’s aspiring future doctors sit Graduate Medical School Admissions Test at Magee

Aspiring medical students sat the Graduate Medical School Admissions Test (GAMSAT) at Ulster University’s Magee campus on 3rd and 4th of October. The test took place under modified conditions that met strict COVID-19 public health and social

5 October 2020

Faculty of Computing and Engineering and the Built Environment Innovation in Placement Awards 2020

The Faculty of Computing, Engineering, and the Built Environment recognised the success of its students who have been working on placement over the past year. The three winners received a prize of £500 each from the Faculty for their innovative

5 October 2020

Ulster University lecturer awarded over £400,000 for childhood cancer research

Dr Kyle Matchett has been awarded a five-year Career Establishment Award of £415,000 from The Little Princess Trust

29 September 2020

Ulster University welcomes announcement of walk-in COVID-19 mobile testing unit on the Coleraine and Magee campuses

Ulster University has welcomed the announcement of a COVID-19 (coronavirus) mobile testing unit on the Coleraine campus, which was launched this week and will alternate each week between the Coleraine and Magee campuses.

25 September 2020