Girls Hack Ireland at DCU

The latest in a series of hugely successful Girls Hack Ireland events took place in Dublin City University’s All Hallows Campus on Saturday 11th March. “Girls Hack Ireland” is a programme developed by The Insight Centre for Data Analytics with the aim of encouraging girls to consider pursuing the academic disciplines of Science, Technology, [...]

2017-06-06T18:05:42+00:00 March 24th, 2017|News|0 Comments

CAO: First preferences for ECE up 81%

The School of Electronic Engineering at DCU bucks the national trend and has seen an 81% increase in CAO first preferences for its Electronic and Computer Engineering (ECE) programme. In spite of the overwhelming demand for graduates in electronic and computer engineering  disciplines and the broader Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector, this year's [...]

2017-04-05T13:42:25+00:00 March 10th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Engineering & Computing Recruitment Fair 2017

The DCU Careers Service in conjunction with the Faculty of Engineering and Computing launches the inaugural Engineering & Computing Recruitment Fair The DCU Careers Service in conjunction with the Faculty of Engineering and Computing launched the inaugural Engineering & Computing Recruitment Fair on Wednesday 22nd February 2017. The foyer of the iconic Stokes Building was [...]

2017-04-26T16:24:06+00:00 March 10th, 2017|News|0 Comments

DCU President leads STEM Education Review Group

Ireland should aim to be a world leader in STEM education - Minister Bruton launches the Report of the STEM Education Review Group led by DCU President, Professor Brian Mac Craith, and announces 21 actions for priority delivery Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton TD, today (Thursday 24th November) launched an expert report on [...]

2017-06-02T11:19:16+00:00 November 28th, 2016|News|0 Comments

DCU Open Days November 18th and 19th 2016

The DCU School of Electronic Engineering will open its doors to the public on November 18th and 19th 2016 as part of the DCU Open Days 2016. In addition to a wide range of presentations and demonstrations in the Stokes Building (S Building), you will have the opportunity to talk informally to staff and hear [...]

2017-04-26T16:24:59+00:00 November 16th, 2016|News|0 Comments

India-UK Excellence Award

Dr. Satheesh Krishnamurthy, former Research Fellow with the The National Centre for Plasma Science and Technology (NCPST) at DCU, has received an India-UK Excellence Award for his research on Graphene Assisted Low-cost Energy-efficient Solar Cells. Satheesh received his award at the India-UK Tech Summit at the Taj Palace in New Delhi with UK Prime Minister Theresa [...]

2017-05-24T09:50:46+00:00 November 15th, 2016|News|2 Comments

1st at Inspirefest

Shauna Flynn, a research student in the DCU School of Electronic Engineering, scooped up first prize at the ResearchFest competition. The contest is run as a fringe event as part of Inspirefest - Silicon Republic's international event which connects science and technology professionals that are interested in STEM. Eight PhD researchers were selected to compete [...]

2017-06-02T11:21:37+00:00 July 18th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Final Year Project Expo

The ICT sector in Ireland is thriving, with exports and employment in both indigenous and multinational firms continuing to grow.  It’s no surprise that DCU’s Faculty of Engineering and Computing hosted their biggest ever final year project Expo with over 207 projects on show from over 220 graduating students. A combination of both Engineering and [...]

2017-05-24T09:49:21+00:00 June 8th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Rehabilitation Aid for MS Sufferers

Lauren Murphy, a transition student at Loreto Secondary School Balbriggan has travelled to Arizona to represent Ireland at Intel’s International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) with a smart rehabilitation device that she has invented to aid multiple sclerosis sufferers. Lauren’s father Gerard has MS and, observing the difficulties that he and other MS sufferers experience [...]

2017-06-02T11:23:30+00:00 May 12th, 2016|News|0 Comments