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Higher Education

Higher Education

With over 160 years behind us, we’re helping to pave the way for future generations with high quality print works for the Higher Education sector; beautifully bound and environmentally sound.

UK Educational Institutes

We’re proud to be an appointed supplier the NWUPC Print Solutions Framework, delivering high quality learning materials at low cost. When it comes to value for money (and built-in durability for students studying into the small hours), we know how to make the grade.

Ireland Educational Institutes

We also work with a number of Universities and Colleges in Ireland as chosen by the Office of Government Procurement. In fact, we’re a registered supplier for all Irish Educational Contracts for Design & Print. For this, we go straigtht to the top of the class!

Product Portfolio

We print it all. Perfectly.

Exacting standards, exceeding all industry regulations and making sure every item is student-proof and ready to perform.














Precision Print Services

Digital Printing

Litho Printing

Full range of finishes





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At W&G Baird we pride ourselves on being one of the most environmentally friendly printers in Ireland. We can work with you to carbon balance your print project and can provide a carbon offset certification through our partnerships with Forrest Stewardship Council and the Woodland Trust charity.

Our credentials:

  • We are FSC® (CO16201) certified
  • We are ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certified
  • We use vegetable based ink
  • We are a member of Two Sides ( a forum for sustainability in the print industry)

When Carbon Balancing your printed project, this will have a serial number and a final certificate to show how much Co2 was carbon balanced, this is completely traced and regulated.

Talk to us on how we can help you save the planet, increase the planting of new trees in Europe and save money without compromising on quality.

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W&G Baird was established over one hundred and sixty years ago and have specialised in providing intelligent print solutions, to the Higher Education Sector for the last twenty-five.


We take pride in every job we produce and ensure that it exceeds the expectations of our customers.  We are accredited to ISO 9001 quality standard, ISO 14001 environmental standards and operate using our own internal quality procedures.


Your project will be managed from the initial concept stages, through prepress, production and delivery by our team of highly trained print professionals who will be on hand at every stage of the process. The assurance and benefits of a simplified tender process saves time, energy and resources.


W&G Baird are a supplier for lots 1-3 & 5-10 on the NWUPC Print Solutions Framework. This framework, implemented by NWUPC on behalf of it’s member institutes, will allow us to meet the requirement for high quality print solutions at cost effective prices.

Breathe easy. Since 2008, we’ve been FSC C016201 Certified, meaning all our paper and cardboard is responsibly sourced and traceable.


We only use vegetable based inks in our printers and have replaced plastic poly wrap with paper wrap. Looks good, does good.

We’re ISO approved for minimising waste and have the coveted ISO 9001 for quality and ISO 14001 for environment. Elegant and eco-friendly.

We only source carbon balanced papers, offsetting any emissions from production with an investment in the World Land Trust. Go us!

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