Strategic Planning

Strategic Planning and Institutional Research Office

The function of the Strategic Planning and Institutional Research Office is to:

  • Support decision making and planning at University and College levels through the provision of information on key performance indicators [KPIs].
  • Analyse performance comparators with other institutions and monitor and highlight national and international trends in higher education to ensure that decisions in UCC are consistent with best international practice.
  • Ensure alignment of University and College strategic plans and ensure that annual operational plans are developed that support UCC’s strategic direction.
  • Facilitate and coordinate the ongoing monitoring of progress against plans.


Dr. Rónán Ó Dubhghaill

Vice President for External Relations

Director of Strategic Planning & Institutional Research

East Wing, Main Quadrangle



Tel: 021 490 3600



University College Cork

Coláiste na hOllscoile Corcaigh

College Road, Cork T12 K8AF