WIT withdrew from merger plans with CIT to set up a technological university

Waterford IT pulls out of university merger

22 Oct Carlow IT has said it is shocked and disappointed at a decision by Waterford IT not to go ahead with merger plans to apply to set up a technological university in the southeast.

Expenditure per student was €11,800 in 2008 but by 2015 it will have dropped to €9,000

HEA chief fires funding warning

17 Oct The Higher Education Authority has warned that Ireland is at risk of moving from a low cost system of higher education with high quality outcomes, to a low cost and low quality system that will not be able to meet demand.

The Tusla analysis included 3,007 assessments of pre-school service quality

Report finds deficiencies in pre-school care

16 Oct Providers of pre-school care facilities failed to comply with one in seven statutory regulations over the 17 months preceding RTÉ's investigation of the sector last year.