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The HEA leads the strategic development of the Irish higher education and research system with the objective of creating a coherent system of diverse institutions with distinct missions.

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Dublin and Cork Employ Majority of University Graduates as Employment Prospects for Degree Holders Continue to Look Good

19 January, 2018

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Royal Irish Academy

HEA welcomes publication of Funding Allocation Model Review and revised System Performance Framework.

15 January, 2018

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Statement on GMIT Mayo Campus

15 December, 2017

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There were 43,569 full-time undergraduate new entrants in 2016/17.

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There were 225,628 enrolments in 2016/17. Of these 52% were female and 48% male.

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There were 69,633 graduates in 2016, 48,769 at undergraduate level and 20,864 at postgraduate level.

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HEA Key Facts and Figures 2015/16

HEA Key Facts and Figures 2015/16

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Higher Education System Performance 2014–2016

Higher Education System Performance 2014–2016

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What do Graduates do 2015

What do Graduates do? The Class of 2015

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Higher Education Reform

Making an Impact 2017

Student Finance

Convenient and user-friendly source of information on financial support for further and higher education.

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