Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin

  • Strong demand for Trinity degrees in CAO applications
    3,307 places are being offered to students to study at Trinity.
  • Unearthed: the cannibal sharks of a forgotten age
    Scientists have used fossil evidence to determine that a 300-million-year-old shark species cannibalised its own young.
  • AMBER research breakthrough could lead to smarter, greener electronic devices
    Irish researchers have created a simpler process to produce germanium-tin nanowires which could lead to smarter and greener electronic devices.
  • Breastfeeding twice as likely after home births than hospital births
    A new study by academics in Trinity College Dublin has found that there is a strong positive relationship between planned birth at home and breast feeding: breastfeeding was twice as likely after planned home births compared to hospital births. The research involved the largest population cohorts comprehensively examined to date for an association between breast feeding outcomes and place of birth in low risk pregnancies.
  • Scientists seek next-gen whooping cough vaccines
    The €28 million project will bring together scientists from 22 countries, with the pre-clinical work led by those from Trinity.
  • New study provides picture of rare kidney disease in Ireland
    Researchers in Trinity College Dublin have published the first study to report national incidence rates of a rare kidney disease, anti-glomerular basement membrane (anti-GBM) disease. Their study, published in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, also showed clustering of cases in time and space, which suggests that there may be an unidentified environmental trigger for the onset of the disease. Professor and Consultant of Nephrology at Trinity’s School of Medicine, Mark Little.
  • Trinity students and alumni share their Trinity experience stories, which helped shape their lives

    Using production techniques like drone and time-lapse filming, we were able to present the campus, both old and new, in ways that have never before been done. While we can never hope to capture the scale of what happens in Trinity every day, we believe this film tries to capture some elements of what makes Trinity unique.

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