Wednesday, 16 January 2019

Ceisteanna (121)

Brendan Griffin

Ceist:

121. Deputy Brendan Griffin asked the Minister for Education and Skills his views on a matter (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [1847/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Education)

Universities are autonomous institutions within the meaning of the Universities Act 1997, and as such the management of their academic affairs, including all issues in relation to admissions criteria, are matters for the individual institutions concerned. Neither I nor the Department has a function in relation to the admission of students.