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Kainos and Queen’s University Belfast partner to pilot eLearning initiative

31/01/2017 - Distance learning programme will see Kainos staff turn on-the-job training and expertise into world-class qualifications in cyber security subjects

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Professor Sir John McCanny


Congratulations Dr Trung Duong!

Dr Trung Q Duong wins a Vice-Chancellor’s Research Prize 2016



Government-backed cyber security pre-start up programme launches

8/06/2016 - Cyber London and the Centre for Secure Information Technologies invite applications for joint programme to encourage entrepreneurship in cyber security

Regius Professorship

Queen’s welcomes award of Northern Ireland’s first Regius Professorship by Her Majesty the Queen.

6/06/2016 - Queen’s University Belfast has welcomed the announcement that it has been awarded Northern Ireland’s first Regius Professorship by Her Majesty the Queen.


Financial technology firm Intelligent Environments partners with CSIT to combat cybercrime

1/06/2016 - Queen’s University Belfast’s Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) collaborates with digital financial solutions firm Intelligent Environments through a Knowledge Transfer Partnership

ECIT launcgh Royal visit

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His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales launches Queen’s University’s first Global Research Institute

23/05/2016 - His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales has officially launched Queen’s University Belfast’s first Global Research Institute today (Monday 23 May 2016).

John McCanny


Queen's University receives Royal award for strengthening cyber security

25/02/2016 - The Centre for Secure Information Technologies at Queen’s – a major hub for research and innovation in electronic engineering and cyber security – will receive a Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education.


Justice Minister addresses international cyber summit

15/03/2016 - Justice Minister, David Ford has highlighted work ongoing through the Organised Crime Task Force to tackle cyber crime.


Queen's Uniserver project awarded almost €5 million of European funding

17/05/2016 - The UniServer project “A Universal Micro-Server Ecosystem by Exceeding Energy and Performance Scaling Boundaries ” led by Queen’s University Belfast has been awarded €4.8million from the Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation program.


Royal Academy of Engineering Research awared a Fellowship to ECIT Researcher

25/02/2016 - The Royal Academy of Engineering, with additional support from the Lloyd’s Register Foundation, has awarded eight Research Fellowships to some of the UK’s top engineering researchers working on projects from X-ray imaging to antibiotic resistance.

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