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Limerick Institute of Technology

LIT is one of Ireland’s most dynamic and vibrant educational institutions and also one of the fastest growing colleges in the country. Offering a lively and enjoyable student experience, LIT boasts over 6,500 students across 5 state of the art campuses.

As you look around LIT, you will see an astonishing diversity of programmes and people exploring new ideas, pursuing new knowledge, creating new art, and filling our workshops, studios and labs with the vibrancy that comes from being an institution that is committed to discovery and creativity and in choosing LIT, you will experience a truly rich and diverse educational experience.

LIT is the only Institute of Technology to have been twice named Sunday Times ‘University Guide’ Institute of the Year, in 2009 and 2013.

Student Experience

A warm, friendly atmosphere awaits you with approachable and supportive staff to help you reach your potential. According to the ISSE (Irish Survey of Student Engagement) LIT students are 16% more likely to report positive working relationships with lecturers. This is mainly due to the close proximity and ease of access to lectures LIT students enjoy, compared to other 3rd level colleges.

Outstanding graduate employment record

LIT has an excellent graduate employment rate with over 90% of graduates in employment or further study. In addition, over 50% of LIT’s graduates find employment in the mid-west region.

Internationally recognised, industry-focused courses

At LIT, it’s all about ‘Active Learning’. The practical, hands-on courses combine both theory and practice and many offer integrated work placements.

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Format: 2017-03-23
Format: 2017-03-23