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Ulster University joins Smart Nano NI Consortium in welcoming £42.4m in funding

The consortium will develop new technology for medical devices, communication and data storage.

22 July 2021

Ulster PhD graduate shines spotlight on portrayal of mental health and suicide in filmmaking

John Deery graduates from Ulster University this summer with a PhD in Cinematic Arts

9 July 2021

Two kids, a pandemic and a successfully completed PhD

Dr Medbh Hillyard graduates this summer with a PhD on physical activity in pregnancy

8 July 2021

Ulster University graduate inspired by her late father to pursue a career in personalised medicine

Alisha Coll graduates this summer from Ulster University with a BSc in Stratified Medicine.

8 July 2021

Artificial Intelligence project set to transform video archive searches

The Multimodal Video Search by Examples (MVSE) project aims to transform how we search large video archives

21 May 2021

Ulster University Academics win European Research Award

Researchers from Ulster University, Queen’s University Belfast and King’s College London have been awarded the European Social Work Research Association Award for an Outstanding Publication in European Research for their investigation into

18 May 2021

Researchers pilot plans for new national birth cohort study

The study will follow babies born in the 2020s over many decades to understand how societal circumstances and events affect them

13 May 2021

Measures to Make Belfast a Hub for Health and Wellbeing Explored in Ulster University and Belfast City Council Partnership

Today marks the launch of Belfast-THRI(VES), a pilot, practical research project between Ulster University and Belfast City Council (BCC) to support BCC and both the Department for Infrastructure (DfI) and Department for Communities (DfC) to better

10 May 2021