Sustainability Report to the Minister for Education and Skills from the Executive of the HEA.
A conference on strategic dialogue was held on the 1st December, 2011 in relation to implementation of the National Strategy for Higher Education.
Please see below for presentations:
Professor Dr. Frank Ziegele
Professor E Hazelkorn
The HEA issued a consultation document on the criteria and benchmarks for a technological university. The consultation document issued is available here and the full report from Professor Simon Marginson is available here.
The submissions made as part of this consultation process are available below.
Non-Computing Graduates Can Apply for Tech Conversion Courses in 2012
The Higher Education Authority is inviting higher education institutions to tender for the provision of a series of new courses for graduates with a non-computing background to equip them with the skills needed to work in the technology sector. Colleges providing the courses must have an industry partner and the courses will commence in Spring 2012. Jobseeking graduates will not have to pay for these programmes which are aimed at meeting current and future needs.
Statement on Research Councils Merger
Please click here to download the Call for Proposals for GOI Scholarships document.
The HEA working with the Department of Education and Skills and the Secretariat to the Expert Group on Future Skills Needs (Forfás) has been exploring ways to enhance the potential for Ireland to continue to realise significant and sustainable ICT employment opportunities into the future.
e-InfraNet is an FP7 ERA-NET project comprising of 11 partner countries which aims to build a network that will develop and strengthen policy cooperation and coordination between national e-Infrastructures and smooth their efficient integration in the European Research Area. The Higher Education Authority (HEA) is the coordinating organisation for this project.