LYIT Higher Education Campus
Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT) has two modern campuses in Letterkenny and Killybegs. It employs 350 staff and has over 3,000 full-time students who come from all over Ireland and from 30 different countries to study.
The college has an ambitious and progressive ethos, and has expanded the course curriculum to offer over 75 programmes across its 4 Schools of Business, Tourism, Engineering and Science, many up to Masters Level. All programmes are designed to combine academic theory with practical skills in order to prepare students for the world of work and lifelong learning. All of the programmes have been developed in conjunction with industry which makes LYIT graduates very attractive to employers. The Institute was recently voted amongst the top 2 Institutes of Technologies in Ireland in a national survey.
LYIT is a vibrant campus with over 30 clubs and societies offering a host of cultural, sporting and social opportunities. It has one of the most modern higher education campuses in Ireland with state-of-the-art teaching and learning facilities, special purpose and group study rooms, excellent equipment, a fully stocked library (electronic) and the latest technology. Both Letterkenny and Killybegs campuses are intimate and manageable which means students enjoy a supportive staff-student relationship.