Athena SWAN in UCC

UCC's Bronze Institutional Application

Athena SWAN Bronze Institution Application (Ireland) form: Bronze/Silver Institutional Application Form - expanded charter (29kB) (29kB)


UCC Athena SWAN Action Plan 2016-2019

The UCC Athena SWAN Action Plan 2016-2019 may be viewed here: UCC Athena SWAN Action Plan 2016-2019

UCC Athena SWAN Steering Groups

UCC Main Athena SWAN Steering Group

This Steering Group will oversee the implementation of the action plan over the next three years, supported by the College Athena SWAN Steering Groups.  

College Athena SWAN Steering Groups:

The four College Athena SWAN Steering Groups support the implementation of the action plan at college level, and also oversee departmental-level applications within the respective Colleges.

The Members of the Steering Groups are as follows:

College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences

College of Business and Law

College of Medicine and Health

College of Science, Engineering and Food Science

Departmental Applications

UCC has committed to pursue at least three departmental-level applications annually, and three Schools have submitted applications in November 2017, all of which were successful.  Two more applied in April, 2019 and a further three are working towards submitting in November 2019.

At least once annually, the main Steering Group makes a call for an Expression of Interest in planning a School level application.   Athena SWAN Expression of Interest FormAthena SWAN Expression of Interest - Departmental  You can also download the application form here: Bronze/Silver Departmental Application Form - expanded charter (28kB).

If you would like to find out more about making a School or Department-level application, please contact Ann King, Athena SWAN Project Officer, by email at or by phone at 021-4903999.

Athena SWAN

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