Welcome to UCD Science. University College Dublin has one of the most diverse Science programmes in the country, providing undergraduate and graduate courses in the biological, biomedical, chemical, geological, mathematical, physical and computer sciences. Watch our new 60 second video showcasing the world-class facilities in the UCD O'Brien Centre for Science.
4 June 2015 Computer Science Summer School - includes opportunity to learn how to program and attend a range of range of presentations and interactive demonstrations on modern computer science topics. Book online.
The UCD Graduate Sports Scholarship (GSS) is a scholarship programme specifically for students who are competing and succeeding at the highest sporting level – nationally and internationally - while simultaneously completing a post graduate programme at either the UCD College of Science or UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School. Applications will open on the 1st of June 2015 and will close on the 31st of July 2015. (Posted 13 May 2015)
"While BSE no longer hits the headlines as frequently, prion diseases haven’t gone away, explains UCD researcher Dr Hilary McMahon from the UCD School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science and UCD Conway Institute, who is developing a deeper understanding of these confounding proteins and how to stop them from causing problems. (Posted 11 May 2015)
During the Spring semester 2015, UCD Science study abroad students from institutions across the United States of America and Brazil gained valuable experience in carrying out a research project at UCD Science.... (Posted 05 May 2015)
The SciSoc Committee for 2015 have announced that they have raised a grand total of €79,966.19 for The Children's Medical & Research Foundation (The fundraising arm of Our Lady's Children's Hospital Crumlin & the National Children's Research Centre). Congratulations from all in the UCD College of Science to the SciSoc Committee 2015 on their incredible fundraising this year.... (Posted 17 April 2015)
Hardening of the arteries, or atherosclerosis, is one of the most common cardiovascular diseases and is a common feature of ageing but it is not good news. Dr Orina Belton is figuring out how targeting a key cell of the immune system could change the nature of plaques, and possibly even reduce the damage.... (Posted 25 March 2015)
Depression is a complex condition and people with inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, cancer and cardiovascular disease often experience depression alongside their ailment. Dr Jana Haase has been getting glimpses into the molecular underpinnings that could help explain some of these more ‘personalised’ aspects of depression.... (Posted 24 March 2015)
UCD School of Geological Sciences was pleased to welcome representatives from Woodside Energy to present the Woodside Energy MSc Award in Petroleum Geoscience and to launch a new scholarship programme for students pursuing an MSc in Petroleum Geoscience.
Over 30 students from secondary schools across Ireland attended the UCD Science Workshop on 25 February 2015. The students got the chance to learn about Physics of Antarctica and experienced a microbiology lab on the Art & Science of Brewing.