The University of Gloucestershire is today celebrates success in this year's National Teaching Fellowship Awards, winning 2 Fellowships.


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The University of Gloucestershire is today celebrating success in this year’s National Teaching Fellowship Awards.

The Fellowships are awarded to the best University teachers across the UK, following a competition run by the Higher Education Academy. This year two members of staff at the University of Gloucestershire are amongst the 55 award winners across the country. They are Dr Alex Ryan and Ros O’Leary. Since the NTF programme began, staff of the University of Gloucestershire have won 19 awards. …

Institute of Technology Carlow this week signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada


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Institute of Technology Carlow this week signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Top 100 World University ranked McMaster University in Canada that will see designCORE, the Institute’s design-led research hub, assist and facilitate a greater design-thinking approach by the Ontario-based university and help position McMaster at the very forefront of global research in the science of healthcare and aging.

An academic team from MIRA (McMaster Institute for Research on Aging), an institute of McMaster University, …

KOM staff will be visiting Alberta schools next week with faculty from Bond University & University of Adelaide, so stop by if you're in the area


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Thinking of studying overseas? Ever thought about Australia, Ireland or the UK?
KOM staff will be visiting Alberta schools next week, so stop by if you’re in the area …

The University of South Australia has welcomed Monday's announcement of the new Australia Space Agency as a focus for Australia’s almost $3 billion industry


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The University of South Australia has welcomed Monday’s announcement of the new Australia Space Agency as a focus for Australia’s almost $3 billion industry.

UniSA Deputy Vice Chancellor: Research Professor Tanya Monro says Australian expertise in the wide range of technologies that support burgeoning space industries only needs to be focused to reap important rewards for the nation.

“Enterprising collaborations with industry put us in the box seat to meet the engineering, …

The University of Newcastle (UON) ranks in the top 300 universities in the world, in the 2018 Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings.


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The University of Newcastle (UON) continues to stand strong among the world’s best, ranking in the top 300 universities in the world, in the 2018 Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings.

Now in their 14th year, the THE World University Rankings, evaluate universities worldwide across five key areas – teaching, research, citations, industry income and international outlook.

The 2018 THE ranking includes 1,102 of the world’s leading research universities, …

For the 12th year in a row, Bond University has received more 5-star ratings for Student Experience than any other university in Australia in the latest edition of The Good Universities Guide.


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For the twelfth year in a row, Bond University has received more 5-star ratings for Student Experience than any other university in Australia in the latest edition of The Good Universities Guide.

Bond received the highest award of 5-stars for all six Student Experience measures – Overall, Teaching Quality, Learner Engagement, Learning Resources, Student Support and Skills Development – as well as 5-stars for Student: Staff Ratio and Student Retention. …

Curtin University's top 5 favourite reasons why students should choose Curtin University in Perth, Austrlia!


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Curtin University’s top 5 favourite reasons why students should choose Curtin!

  1. We are in the top 1% of all universities worldwide (ARWU 2017).

Additionally, Curtin University is ranked as a top 100 university in seven subjects in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017:

  • Mineral and Mining Engineering – 2nd in the world!
  • Architecture/Built Environment
  • Art and Design
  • Nursing
  • Earth and Marine Sciences
  • Education
  • Sports-related Subjects
  1. We offer a suite of attractive scholarships,
Smoking and diabetes are the two leading risk factors for peripheral artery disease, according to a study carried out at the University of Dundee.


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Smoking and diabetes are the two leading risk factors for peripheral artery disease (PAD), a narrowing of the arteries which can result in amputation, according to a study carried out at the University of Dundee and part-funded by the British Heart Foundation (BHF).

Diabetics who smoked were 16 times more likely to develop PAD than non-smoking non-diabetics.

Cholesterol came top of the list of risk factors for coronary heart disease (CHD), …

Graduates of WIT's Sustainable Energy Engineering will learn how to design new buildings to meet 2020's Nearly Zero Energy Building standards


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Graduates of WIT’s Sustainable Energy Engineering will learn how to design new buildings to meet 2020 NZEB (Nearly Zero Energy Building) standards

Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) has added five courses to the CAO’s ‘available places’ places for 2017 entry.

One programme from WIT’s School of Engineering has been added to the list, the Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Sustainable Energy Engineering.

With a 100% graduate employment rate, the Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Sustainable Energy Engineering is for individuals who have an interest in energy, …

University of Sydney graduates have been named the most employable in Australia for the third year running and 4th globally, according to the 2018 QS Graduate Employability Rankings


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Ranked #1 in Australia and 4th in the world for graduate employability.

The University of Sydney has again been named the number one university in Australia for graduate employability, a position it has now held for three years running.

The 2018 QS Employability Rankings also reveal the University’s graduates are the fourth most sought after in the world, the same position as last year and up from 14th in 2015.

In addition to surveying over 30,000 employers, …