University of Limerick
The University of Limerick (UL) has an established reputation for being Ireland's leading university in industry-led research. This has resulted in significant research commercialisation activities and collaboration between leading researchers and industry. Several research centres at UL are conducting leading research in the area of new and innovative production technologies – the Enterprise Research Centre (ERC) and Materials Surface Science Institute (MSSI) are central to this.
The University has internationally recognised strengths in multiple areas including materials and surface science, ICT and bio-sciences.