Ulster University Creating 15 New Posts To Meet Creative Industry Demand

Ulster University Creating 15 New Posts To Meet Creative Industry Demand

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Ulster University is recruiting for 15 new academic posts to further enhance its position as a leader in the creative industries and to help meet a growing demand for skilled graduates in the arts, creative and immersive technology sectors. The posts, which will be aligned with the Creative Industries Institute across Ulster University’s Belfast, Coleraine and Magee campuses, include new …

Ulster University Expands 15 Year Chinese Strategic Partnership

Ulster University Expands 15 Year Chinese Strategic Partnership

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Ulster University has announced an expansion of its strategic partnership with one of China’s top tier universities.  The new agreement with Dongbei University of Finance and Economics (DUFE) will facilitate collaborative research activity in business and foster increased staff exchange between the institutions. Additionally, there will be new opportunities in the area of joint course development and for students from …

Northern Ireland Housing Market Maintains Steady Growth In Prices

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

The Northern Ireland housing market has continued to experience a steady rate of price growth in Q1 2018 despite a slight decrease in sales volume, according to Ulster University’s latest Quarterly House Price Index report. Ulster University’s research is produced in partnership with the Northern Ireland Housing Executive and Progressive Building Society. Analysing the performance of the housing market during …

Innovative Partnerships Recognised At Ulster University’s Impact Excellence Awards

Innovative Partnerships Recognised At Ulster University’s Impact Excellence Awards

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Leading organisations across a wide range of sectors have been recognised for their commitment to pioneering research and graduate employability at Ulster University’s second annual Impact Excellence Awards. The Awards celebrate the transformational impact the university’s students, graduates and research are having on societies and economies across the globe. The event, which took place at Titanic Belfast this evening, recognised …

Ulster University Showcases World-Class Research On International Stage

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Ulster University is heading to Hong Kong this March to show off its research expertise as one of the partners of the GREAT Festival of Innovation, showcasing its world-class research and innovation in healthcare and technology. The Northern Ireland based University will be attending the four-day Festival organised by the UK’s Department for International Trade with its experts taking part …

NI Housing Market Records Modest Yet Sustainable Growth Levels

NI Housing Market Records Modest Yet Sustainable Growth Levels

Andrew Kelly Corporate

The Northern Ireland housing market has experienced a relatively gradual pace of nominal price growth in Q4 2017, reflecting a sustainable level of transactions, according to Ulster University’s latest Quarterly House Price Index report. Ulster University’s research is produced in partnership with the Northern Ireland Housing Executive and Progressive Building Society. Analysing the performance of the housing market during October, …

Ulster University Launches Test Centre To Meet Growing Demands For Nurses Across The UK

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Ulster University is continuing to support the vital transformation of Northern Ireland’s healthcare system by launching its new Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Competence Test Centre at Ulster University’s Magee campus, which aims to meet the growing demands for overseas nurses and midwives wishing to work in UK. Nurses and midwives registered outside of the EU/EEA are required to undergo …

New Research Aims To Increase Dairy Industry Competitiveness

New Research Aims To Increase Dairy Industry Competitiveness

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Ulster University has been awarded funding of almost €400,000 as part of a larger €2.6 million research grant to develop new mixing process technologies for milk powder hydration that aims to significantly enhance the economic competitiveness of the Irish dairy industry. The project, which is funded by the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs, and by the Republic of …

Confidence Grows As Northern Ireland House Prices Increase

Confidence Grows As Northern Ireland House Prices Increase

Andrew Kelly Corporate

A healthy performance by the housing market in Q3 2017, which saw prices increasing by 5.8% on average, suggests that uncertainty about wider macro-economy concerns may be diminishing, according to Ulster University’s latest Quarterly House Price Index report. Ulster University’s research is produced in partnership with the Northern Ireland Housing Executive and Progressive Building Society. Analysing the performance of the …

Ulster University Students Partner With Leading Built Environment Firms In Innovative Educational Initiative

Ulster University Students Partner With Leading Built Environment Firms In Innovative Educational Initiative

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Ulster University students in the final year of their Architectural Technology and Management degree programme have taken part in a novel Rapid Industry Feedforward Session, working with 12 of the leading construction companies in Northern Ireland. The new approach allowed 25 students to gain expert feedback on their final year projects from leading industry figures. Companies in attendance included global …