Student Ombudsman

The purpose of the post of Student Ombudsman is to advise and assist students with the resolution of difficulties, complaints or grievances involving staff or services of the University in an informal manner.


All enquiries to the Student Ombudsman will remain confidential, except in cases of serious threat to life or property. The current Student Ombudsman is Aiveen Kearney who welcomes enquiries from students by:

  • T: 021 433 5880 or M: 087 384 0691
  • E:
  • Post: Aiveen Kearney, Student Ombudsman, Munster Technological University, Bishopstown, Cork.
  • Visit: Reception desk at the Students' Union Office in the Student Centre on the Bishopstown Campus.

The services provided by this post are complementary to a range of existing student services and the Student Ombudsman may refer relevant student issues for resolution by those services as appropriate.


  • Please CLICK HERE to download a copy of our Student Grievance Procedures