University of Limerick is a research-led, energetic and enterprising institution with a proud record of innovation and excellence in education and scholarship. We value creativity, curiosity and excellence in our inclusive community which is committed to social good. Our motto Eagna chun Gnímh translates as Wisdom for Action reflecting our mission to contribute to the discovery of new knowledge for a better world.   

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About Research in UL

UL’s research and knowledge transfer activities span all of its faculties and disciplines. The University values and supports the excellence of output and achievement by its research community across all of its research areas. In addition, the University has identified a number of areas  of research strength, characterised by having critical mass, addressing common research questions, having a significant body of research inputs and outputs, attracting international scholars, and having a national and international reputation.

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A picture of Professor Helen Phelan of UL
15 Sep 2022

University of Limerick academic funded under IRC programme supporting ‘excellent research’

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13 Sep 2022

Net zero status maintained in ‘less than 5%’ of scenarios modelled by UL researchers

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An Image of the front of the ULF Impact Report.  The graphic is green with an aerial view of the UL campus in the background and 2022 in large lettering in the foreground.  The words Impact Report are at the bottom of the Image in green text with 2022 in white text.
09 Sep 2022

A ‘landmark year’ for philanthropy as UL Foundation launches impact report

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