LIT Unveils Plans for New Academic Year

Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) has unveiled details of life on campus during the new academic year. In May the Institute of Technology, which has campuses in Limerick, Tipperary and Clare, announced a roadmap for reopening its campuses to students, all of whom had been learning remotely since the beginning of the Covid-19 restrictions in […]

LIT is awarded more than one million euro for Minor Capital Works

Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) has been awarded just over €1 million for necessary works and improvements to be made to its five campuses during the 2020-2021 academic year.   A 36% increase on last year’s funding, the €1,023,000 is part of the €25 million Devolved Capital Grant approved by Minister for Further and Higher […]

LIT welcomes €168 million package of supports for further and higher education institutions

Limerick Institute of Technology has welcomed the €168 million package of supports for further and higher education institutions and students, announced by Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris TD and Minister of State Niall Collins TD. President of LIT Professor Vincent Cunnane said, “The funding will support us as […]

UK’s Most Prominent Climate Change Policy Advisor, Sir David King, to address conference at LIT, Moylish

The free conference Future Living will take place on February 14, 2020 at the Millennium Theatre, LIT, Moylish Campus. The Conference will focus on Fashion, Food and Festivals and examine the sustainability challenges within business.   The UK’s most prominent policy adviser and campaigner on the causes and consequences of climate change, acclaimed environmentalist Sir […]

The LIT Thurles Class of 2019 is assured LIT’s core values of inclusivity, equality and access to learning will be extended to even more people as it prepares for life as a Technological University

THE experiences, benefits and internationally recognised qualifications obtained by the LIT, Thurles class of 2019 will be opened up to even more students in the future, as the Institute of Technology embarks on the road to a Technological University with consortium partners, AIT. That was the message to the new graduates during the conferring speeches […]

LIT and AIT Confirm Move to Form Technological University Consortium

New TU to have “regional focus with a national reach and an international outlook” LIT has confirmed that it is forming a consortium with AIT to develop a new Technological University (TU) for the Mid-West and Midlands. The governing bodies of both institutions met last week and formally confirmed the formation of a new TU […]

€4 Million Programme to Encourage Young People, who are Not in Employment or Education, back into the Work Place is Launched at LIT

The FOLM (From Outdoors to Labour Market) Programme will teach participants life skills in the wilderness, before coaching them on how to access further education and employment. LIT will facilitate the FOLM project in Ireland, with young people from Tipperary, Clare and Limerick to take part in the initial programme. A €4.075 million outdoor education […]

Tipperary Graduates at LIT Conferring Ceremony

New LIT graduates hear that 95% of last year’s class went directly into employment or further study, with three quarters working in the Mid West – LIT President called on new Minister for Education to review Third Level Education Blueprint during Conferring Speech. – 1,600 Students graduate from LIT this year. The President of LIT […]

Minister Bruton confirms Funding for Fit Out of Phase One of the Build

The construction of the Mid West’s first engineering-focused higher education campus is underway at the LIT site in Coonagh, Limerick. Minister for Education and Skills Richard Bruton confirmed that funding of just over €11.6 million has been provided to deliver phase one of the project. The first phase of construction has already begun on the […]

LIT & GTMA Host Largest Ever Irish/UK Manufacturing Supply Chain Conference And Trade Exhibition

Up to 1,000 delegates visited Ireland’s largest manufacturing supply chain conference and trade exhibition – Manufacturing Solutions Ireland 2018 – at Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT). In its second year, the conference and engineering trade show, hosted by the UK tool technologies trade association – the GTMA in conjunction with LIT, exceeded last year’s attendance […]

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