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Institute of Technology, Sligo


One of Ireland’s leading third level institutions for almost 50 years, IT Sligo is home to 6,000 students across its undergraduate, postgraduate and apprenticeship programmes.

The Institute is committed to growing its full-time and online student numbers to 10,000 by 2022 and has put in place impressive resources and facilities to achieve this aim, a €60 million investment in campus facilities over the last decade has created a stunning 21st century learning environment making IT Sligo a modern campus capable of meeting every student need.

IT Sligo offers 79 undergraduate courses across three schools: Business and Social Sciences; Engineering and Design; and Science, as well as a wide range of taught postgraduate courses or research-based opportunities. Whether you are interested in business courses, design courses, engineering courses or science courses, IT Sligo has the college course for you.

As a leading Institute of Technology, IT Sligo is committed to the provision of exceptional higher education in the North West region and for its online students. Our close contacts and research collaborations with leading companies and major employers mean students have access to a wide variety of industry placement opportunities. We also work closely with industry to ensure we provide students with qualifications that employers want.

Sligo offers ample, affordable student accommodation and the campus is within easy reach of the town centre. Both the town and the surrounding county offer attractive and vibrant lifestyle options leading to a stimulating life for students on and off campus.

Why choose IT Sligo?

  • State-of-the-art campus located in “The Land of Heart’s Desire” (W.B. Yeats)
  • Diverse and vibrant international student mix
  • Located in one of Ireland’s dynamic urban centres, Sligo is a great place to live, work and learn
  • Modern and affordable student accommodation adjacent to the campus
  • Lots of opportunities for work-related experience available and a very high graduate employment rate.
  • Year established
  • Registered students

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Institute of Technology, Sligo
Ash Lane, Sligo, F91 YW50
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IT Sligo is situated in the North West of Ireland under the shadow of Benbulben and at the heart of the Wild Atlantic Way.