Joint Open Day Between LIT And Mary Immaculate College SignalsExpansion Of Thurles As A Student Town

Professor Vincent Cunnane, President of LIT told the conferring class of 2017 that Tipperary is exceptional in having an Institute of Higher Education located in the county, with some of the benefits including international impact, while at the same time celebrating its own uniqueness by having. Speaking at conferrings for over 200 graduates in areas […]

LIT President Warns Against Blanket Introduction Of ICLs

The President of LIT has warned against the dangers of ICLs (Income-Contingent Loans) as the sole means of financing third level education, describing it as a potential significant barrier to education. Professor Vincent Cunnane made his comments during his speech at the Limerick Institute of Technology’s Conferring Ceremony in Limerick today (Thursday). Addressing 1,700 graduates […]

LIT Open Day To Attract Thousands Of Students

Second level students attending this year’s Open Days at Limerick Institute of Technology will be among the first to be educated at the institute’s planned engineering-focussed campus at Coonagh. The Open Days, which take place on Thursday and Friday, October 19 and 20, will allow potential students the opportunity to see first hand all that Ireland’s fastest growing third […]

LIT Scientist and Thurles native proves existence of pure native Irish Honey Bee, Apis mellifera mellifera – the native black bee previously feared extinct

A Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) scientist has proven beyond any doubt that the pure native Irish Honey Bee – Apis mellifera mellifera is not extinct as previously feared, but still exists on the island of Ireland.   Applied Science Postgraduate Jack Hassett from Thurles has discovered that millions of the pure native species are […]

Seamus Hoyne of LIT Thurles Campus is announced EU Green Week 2017 Ambassador – one of only three from across Europe

The Co-Ordinator of Irish Build Up Skills is acknowledged as a European Leader in creating Green Jobs and contributing to Economic, Sustainable and Socially Responsible Growth in the EU. – EU Green Week 2017 takes place from May 29 to June 2, 2017. Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) Development and Public Engagement Manager and Co-Ordinator […]

National Sustainable Transport And Business Conference In Thurles

Sustainable technology in the transport sector and business in general has provided for significant savings on costs and improvements in efficiency. The National Sustainable Transport & Business Conference takes place in LIT, Thurles on May 25th. Potential opportunities for your business together with Case Studies which showcase the successful implementation of Sustainable Business and Transport […]

National Sustainable Transport And Business Conference To Take Place In Thurles

Sustainable technology in the transport sector and business in general has provided for significant savings on costs and improvements in efficiency.The National Sustainable Transport & Business Conference takes place in LIT, Thurles on May 25th. Potential opportunities for your business together with Case Studies which showcase the successful implementation of Sustainable Business and Transport initiatives […]

Engineering Apprenticeship Is Launched At LIT

For the first time in Ireland, completion of an apprenticeship will lead to the award of a Bachelor of Engineering degree.  LIT’s new apprenticeship in Industrial Electrical Engineering is a two year programme which will lead to qualified electricians being awarded with a BEng.   Speaking at the launch of the programme at the Millennium Theatre […]

€3.25 million Questum Centre Officially opened in Clonmel

Partnership between LIT and Tipperary County Council is focused on growing innovative firms and creating employment   LIT’s new €3.25m Questum enterprise centre was officially opened on Monday (October 17th) at Ballingarrane Science and Technology Park by Minister of State for Employment and Small Business, Pat Breen T.D   The centre, which will focus on […]

Roscrea Business and Innovation Park Officially Launched

Roscrea Business and Innovation Park “one of the foremost sites available in Ireland for foreign direct investment “according to IDA Ireland.   A 26-acre park primed for development on the outskirts of Roscrea town owned by Tipperary County Council was officially launched by outgoing Cathaoirleach Seamus Hanafin on Wednesday last 22 June.  The Council acquired […]

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