National Institute for Digital Learning

The National Institute for Digital Learning (NIDL) aims to be a world leader at the forefront of designing, implementing and evaluating contemporary models of teaching and learning. We have a mission of transforming lives and societies through listening, linking and leading for a better future.

The NIDL is committed to providing strategic leadership, building strong communities of practice, and enabling and contributing to world-class research. We support a comprehensive suite of professional development opportunities in Digital Learning from workshops to advanced postgraduate and doctoral study.

Additionally the NIDL is committed to promoting access to flexible learning through DCU Connected wherever students live. We have particular expertise in the research-informed design of high quality courses for Blended, On-line and Digital (BOLD) delivery. Our staff are highly regarded for their research expertise and practical experience in the schooling and higher education sectors, and play major leadership roles in leading national and international professional bodies.