News & Events

LYIT turns the tide as part of a €9.7m funded cross-border, inter-regional, Marine Renewable and Bio-Energy Research Centre
The Bryden Centre officially launched in Belfast  » Read More

LYIT welcomes €200m announcement of investment in Institutes of Technology
Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton, and Minister for Higher Education, Mary Mitchell O'Connor, promises funding for 11 major capital investment projects which will deliver brand new state-of-the-art facilities to Institutes of Technology across the country  » Read More

LYIT wins award in Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018
LYIT is runner-up in The Sunday Times Institute of Technology Award 2018  » Read More

LYIT - the first Irish Higher Education Institution to host the prestigious EurOMA Summer School
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Kool Kats Summer Kamp at LYIT
LYIT Sports Centre's summer camps for 5 - 13 year olds  » Read More

LYIT and ERNACT to work together to increase innovation and research levels in the North West cross border area  » Read More

Calling all Secondary School Students: have you booked your place on the LYIT Computing Summer Camps yet?
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LYIT Going Green in 2017
LYIT formally registered with An Taisce’s Green Campus programme  » Read More

LYIT Agriculture students visit European Parliament in Brussels
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Coders of the future star at LYIT uCode17
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New Transition Year Tourism Training Launched
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Launch of THEA a Significant Step in Irish Higher Education
LYIT is proud to be a founding member of the Technological Higher Education Association (THEA), the representative body for the 14 Institutes of Technology in Ireland  » Read More

Have you signed up to ‘Digital Donegal Week’ 3-5 April in Letterkenny Institute of Technology?
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EU Programme aims to ‘RAISE’ profile of Ireland’s apprenticeship opportunities
Minister for Employment and Small Business, Pat Breen, TD, launched Regional Apprenticeship Alliance for SMEs (RAISE) on a recent visit to LYIT  » Read More

LYIT Fashionistas make it to the Final
LYIT Fashion Students Finalists in the Forthcoming Irish Fashion Innovation Awards: Student Designer of the Year 2017  » Read More

Street Law Arrives at LYIT
First Accredited Street Law Programme at Undergraduate Level in Ireland  » Read More

March into fitness with our Marchathon!
Walking throughout March  » Read More

School of Tourism, Killybegs, gets €3m Cash Injection
Donegal Minister of State Joe McHugh has announced €3m in funding for the LYIT School of Tourism in Killybegs  » Read More

Connacht-Ulster Alliance Appoints New Project Manager
Dr Perry Share to project-lead the bid to establish a Technological University for the Connacht-Ulster Region  » Read More

Careers Awareness Week, 6 – 9 February
Get your career into gear, and make your job applications stand out for all the right reasons - by taking part in Careers Awareness Week 2017  » Read More

TAOIDE project gets the green light
LYIT is research partner in €3.2 million consortium  » Read More

LYIT Leading in Student Engagement
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Letterkenny IT Science Student Wins Prestigious Intel Women in Technology Award
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Unique Marine Tourism Course underway in Killybegs
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Enabling Maths Initiative
Upon completion and passing of this two-week course, students who are otherwise eligible but lack a pass in ordinary level Maths, can apply for a place on a programme at LYIT for which there are “Available Places”  » Read More

Victory Scholars Take Their Places at Letterkenny IT
Victory Scholars Take Their Places at Letterkenny IT Thanks to Rory McIlroy and Sport Changes Life  » Read More

LYIT has just been Announced as the Education and Lifestyle Partner for CLG Dhún na nGall
Three Year Memorandum of Understanding signed by LYIT and CLG Dhún na nGall  » Read More

LYIT offers Certificate in Marine Tourism & Seafood Fundamentals
Course is a key component of the Donegal Atlantic Coastal Trail  » Read More

Unique progression opportunities for Pharmacy Technician students
Letterkenny Institute of Technology and Ulster University sign formal agreement which gives LYIT Pharmacy Technician students unique progression opportunities in the North West  » Read More

Historic First for LYIT and Donegal County Council
LYIT and Donegal County Council Sign Memorandum of Understanding  » Read More

LYIT Student wins a place on Spanish Gastronomy and Tapas Training Programme in Vallidolid, Spain.
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Prince Charles Makes Official Visit to Letterkenny Institute of Technology
The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall have concluded a whistle-stop trip of Donegal today (25 May 2016).  » Read More

Book your place at LYIT's 'Reflect and Rejuvenate’ Symposium’ on Saturday 7 May
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LYIT presents Sports Scholarships 2016
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Glenn Hamilton, LYIT Masters Research Student, wins prestigious Fire Protection Scholarship
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Mike Guckian, LYIT graduate, scoops prestigious award at Accenture Digital Media Awards
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LYIT Students 'Masters' of UK & Ireland Mainframe Technologies Competition
LYIT students win top awards at IBM competition  » Read More

Bi-annual Women in Computing event a big success
500 school girls, 20 women in technology leaders, and new Bursary Scheme announced; all with one purpose - attracting more women to study Computing  » Read More

Donegal ETB and LYIT Sign Historic Agreement
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Careers Awareness Week, 8 – 11 February
Get your career into gear, and make your job applications stand out for all the right reasons - by taking part in Careers Awareness Week 2016  » Read More

LYIT students attend International Youth Conference in Taiwan
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‘LYIT Construction Industry Day 2015’ bringing industry and academia together
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Official Launch of North West Regional Science Park at CoLab
Innovative Start-ups, Employment for Graduates, Knowledge-based Businesses - the Vision for the North West Regional Science Park  » Read More

Letterkenny Institute of Technology announces its third Irish language Scheme
A new scheme has been prepared by the Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT) which aims to encourage the use of Irish on campus.  » Read More

Connacht-Ulster Alliance gets go-ahead to work towards becoming a Technological University
Presidents of Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology, Letterkenny Institute of Technology and Institute of Technology, Sligo welcome the decision of the Minister for Education and Skills  » Read More

Careers and Postgraduate Fair 2015
Huge demand for LYIT graduates – biggest ever Careers event in Northwest!  » Read More

LYIT to host Startup Gathering Northwest - Donegal
The Startup Gathering is a week-long series of national events with the aim of providing a platform to support and celebrate entrepreneurs and business success  » Read More

Tourism and Hospitality Conference and Food Tourism Workshop hosted by Letterkenny IT
11th Annual Tourism and Hospitality Research in Ireland Conference.  » Read More

Campus to Campus Charity Cycle
Local charities benefit from another successful cycle  » Read More

WE ARE .... the LYIT Design Graduates of 2015
The Design Graduate Exhibition launches on 9 June and runs until 17 June - all welcome.  » Read More

Architectural Technology & BIM Showcase 2015
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DICE 2015
DICE (Design, Innovation, Creativity, Enterprise) - a conference which aims to spark a discussion on the value of creativity and design to both business and society  » Read More

Connacht-Ulster Alliance Submits Expression of Interest for Re-designation as a Technological University
Formal Expression of Interest submitted to Higher Education Authority  » Read More

LYIT School of Tourism hit the GOLD standard at the Chef Ireland National Culinary Competitions
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LYIT to host prestigious Tourism Event in 2015
11th Annual Tourism & Hospitality Research in Ireland Conference (THRIC) taking place in LYIT on 11-12 June 2015.  » Read More


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