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National University of Ireland, Maynooth
Logo of National University of Ireland, Maynooth

Established 1997
Location Maynooth, Republic of Ireland
Members 252 (faculty)
6,000 (students)
President
Registrar
Prof John G Hughes
Dr David B Redmond
Address Maynooth
County Kildare
Ireland
Phone +353-1-628 5222
Homepage http://www.nuim.ie
Member of EUA, NUI

The National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUIM) was founded in 1997 by the Universities Act, 1997 as a constituent university of the National University of Ireland. It is the smallest university in Ireland, it is located in Maynooth, County Kildare, with 5,000 students. Jump to: navigation, search Image File history File links NUI,_Maynooth. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1997 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Maynooth (Maigh Nuad in Irish) is a town located in County Kildare, Ireland. ... The European University Association (EUA) is the main voice of the higher education community in Europe. ... The National University of Ireland (NUI) is a federal university system of constituent universities, previously called constituent colleges, and recognised colleges set up under the Irish Universities Act, 1908, and significantly amended by the Universities Act, 1997. ... The National University of Ireland (NUI) is a federal university system of constituent universities, previously called constituent colleges, and recognised colleges set up under the Irish Universities Act, 1908, and significantly amended by the Universities Act, 1997. ... Jump to: navigation, search A professor giving a lecture at the Helsinki University of Technology A university is an institution of higher education and of research, which grants academic degrees. ... Maynooth (Maigh Nuad in Irish) is a town located in County Kildare, Ireland. ... County Kildare (Irish: Cill Dara) is an Irish county located to the southwest of Dublin in the province of Leinster. ...


The university and St Patrick's College, Maynooth have a common history before 1997. In 1966 the college allowed the entry of lay students; this greatly expanded the college. The Faculties of Arts, Science, Celtic Studies and Philosophy of the recognised college now form the university. The university has also expanded into finance and engineering since 1997. St Patricks College, Maynooth is the National Seminary for Ireland, a college and seminary often called Maynooth College located at Maynooth, Ireland. ...


The university maintains a campus in Kilkenny, "Kilkenny Campus", since September 1997 and this is based at St. Kieran's College. Their are approximately 170 students located on the campus and they are on bachelor and postgraduate certificate and diploma courses, primarily with a adult education emphasis. Kilkenny (Irish: Cill Chainnigh) is the county seat of County Kilkenny, Ireland, with a population (including environs) of 20,735. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Continuing education. ...


See also

The Republic of Irelands education system is quite similar to that of most other western countries. ... This is a list of colleges and universities in the Republic of Ireland, some colleges are constituent colleges of universities. ...

External links

  • Official site
  • Students Union
  • Students Forum


Universities of Ireland
Republic of Ireland: Dublin City University | National University of Ireland | University of Dublin | University of Limerick
NUI Constituent Universities: Cork | Dublin | Galway | Maynooth
Northern Ireland: Queen's University of Belfast | University of Ulster
QUB University Colleges: St Mary's | Stranmillis

Other degree awarding authorities in Ireland
Dublin Institute of Technology | Higher Education and Training Awards Council | King's Inns | Pontifical University of Maynooth | Presbyterian Theological Faculty Ireland

 
 

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