INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, CARLOW

Unique benefits of studying at IT Carlow
At the Institute of Technology Carlow, every effort has been made to combine a stress-free location with top-level tuition and facilities that are the leading edge in a number of key disciplines both nationally and internationally.

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In the current academic year, the Institute has a student body of almost 4,000 and an academic staff of 200. All of this in a town of 18,000 people with healthy industrial and business sectors. Carlow, just 80 kilometers from Dublin, is one of the largest inland towns in the country and with its strong industrial base, makes an ideal choice for the location of an Institute of Technology Campus.

Our large campus is situated on the banks of the beautiful river Barrow just five minutes’ walk from the centre of town. Our other campus is located in the thriving county town of Wexford where we have been successfully delivering third level education for over a decade.

The Institute of Technology Carlow is dedicated to excellence in higher education through the provision of various programs leading to internationally recognized awards. The Institute is committed to ensuring that its learners and other members are afforded the opportunity to develop their full potential in a professional and supportive environment. The Institute is committed to research and to enterprise related activities, and to enhancing the educational, cultural and sustainable economic development of South Leinster and the wider community

Core Principles of IT Carlow’s Quality System:

  • Quality is the achievement of excellence through continuous improvement
  • The processes of quality have to be owned by staff
  • The implementation of quality has to occur at an operational level
  • Quality Processes are to be fully documented at each operational level

 

STUDENT LIFE AT IT CARLOW

High Quality of Student Life at IT Carlow Students enjoy the best of both worlds at IT Carlow, studying in a challenging and friendly environment, without the pressures of urban-based student life.

Supportive Learning Environment
Smaller group teaching is an important feature of our educational approach at IT Carlow, fostering a supportive environment amongst staff and students, with the emphasis on individual potential.

Lower Cost Student Accommodation
The cost of student accommodation in Carlow is up to 50% cheaper than equivalent urban-based accommodation. The majority of students here also avoid daily travel expenses – the College campus is within walking or cycling distance of local amenities.

Environment
Students enjoy an attractive campus setting on the banks of the river Barrow, within easy reach of some of Ireland’s finest scenic routes and beautiful countryside.

Convenient Location
The college campus is a short walk from Carlow town, with its many sporting, leisure and entertainment facilities. Carlow in turn is well served with good road and rail links to most Irish major cities and towns.

CAMPUS FACILITIES

– AIB Bank
– Restaurants (Seating capacity of up to 800)
– Newsagent
– Coffee Dock
– FREE Parking
– Sports Centre
– Games Room
– Fitness Suite
– Multi Storey Library
– Over 1,200 full access PC’s
– FREE Internet access
– Printing & Photocopying services
– Campus Wide TV Communication System

COURSES & SCHOOLS

At IT Carlow we have an abundance of courses for you to choose from.

  • School of Business & Humanities
  • Business, Communications & Management
  • Humanities
  • School of Science
  • Computing & Networking
  • Science & Health
  • School of Engineering
  • Built Environment
  • Electronic, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

INTELLIGENT PARTNERS

Intelligent Partners help students in selecting right kind of universities for application depending upon their academic excellence and field of study. Every student has a different profile and requirements and here we at intelligent partners ensures that every student get in to the best suited university for further education. We believe in holistic approach and assist students throughout the process from University selection, Application process, and Visa process to pre departure briefing.

Our UK counselors are certified from British Council and have in depth knowledge about UK universities and country in general. We also organize various university visits in our offices, so students can get a chance to interact with university officials and discus the possibility of studying in their respective university.