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# Third Level Education

This year
Govt to provide €100 million to build over 1,000 new student beds
Over 20% increase in first preference applications to study dentistry, CAO figures show
Simon Harris announces 150 third level places for students with intellectual disabilities
Teachers' Union to ballot academic staff at technological universities on industrial action
Last year
Students to be reimbursed €1,000 as the reduction in college fees comes into effect
Simon Harris says Leaving Cert isn't 'cruel' but there is 'an obsession with the points race'
All time
Donohoe announces expansion of €500 rent credit to parents of third-level students
Thousands of students stage walk-out from lectures in cost of living protest
University lecturers' union to ballot members for industrial action in September
No date yet for promised cut to student contribution fee, Harris says
Simon Harris plans to 'overhaul' student grant system
Sinn Féin councillors call on DCC chief Owen Keegan to resign over student housing comments
'Heartbreaking to not have enough': UCC food bank runs out of stock 50 minutes after reopening
Grade inflation is soaring: Are degrees losing all meaning?
Number of non-EEA students in Ireland reaches record level: here's where they're coming from
Open thread: What did you REALLY need to bring with you to college?
'I was the first of my family to go to university and this week I paid off the last of my loan'
Gavin Nugent
Poll: Do we put too much emphasis on third-level education/going to college?
"We cannot take this anymore" - Thousands of students take to the streets of Dublin
'The Cinderella sector' of Irish education needs extra funding just as badly as our top universities
Balancing work, study and a life - top tips to make it work
Eoghan McDermott
CAO 2016: Where are all the applicants coming from?
You can find all of the Round One CAO points right here
How to pick the right postgrad course for YOU
Eoghan McDermott
What can a postgrad or masters do for me? Quite a lot, actually
Eoghan McDermott
Poll: Should third level education in Ireland be fee-free?
Two men stole a car with a child still in it, dropped the child to school, then escaped
Academics at Irish colleges stressed over 'flex' hours contracts
Higher education is leaving us over-qualified but under-skilled
Lorraine Courtney
There's still time to apply for 'Available Places' through CAO
Opinion: The disparity in third level participation should make us angry
Keet Wilson
Working class children are still less likely to reach third-level education
Trinity College wants to triple admissions from NI and here's how they'll do it
Opinion: The best thing I got from my master's was the chance to leave Ireland
Clare Herbert
Column: For our education sector to thrive, it needs to get commercial sense
Aaron McKenna
College fees to get cut for children of Irish emigrants
Can this website sum up your entire degree in just one sentence?
Post-grad grants cost €14.5 million in 2012/13
Students protest cuts in third-level education
SUSI 'working closely' with the Ombudsman on student grant complaints