3,225 students are expected to join Maynooth University this year.
This is the largest ever intake for the university and represents an increase of 3% from last year
Maynooth U says " This growth is driven by very strong demand for places.
More than 4,200 students chose Maynooth University as their first preference, an increase of 7% from the previous year.
The entry points have risen for a number of the University’s degree courses such as the BA Psychology (from 473 to 495 points), the BSc in Biological and Biomedical Sciences (from 445 to 462), and the BSc Science with Education (from 434 points to 451).