Institute of Technology Carlow
Institute of Technology, Carlow (IT Carlow) is one of the largest technology colleges in Ireland,Institute of Technology Carlow currently ranks as the second-largest of Ireland’s 14 Institutes of Technology with more than 8,448 enrolments and 851 staff, and has generated over 55,000 graduates since its founding in 1970. Institute of Technology Carlow provides higher educational programmes, and research and enterprise development opportunities, through its centres in Carlow, Wexford, and Wicklow; the Institute offers more than 80 taught programmes to Level 9 on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ). Institute of Technology Carlow boasts the highest percentage of full-time postgraduates in the technological sector, the highest undergraduate progression rate at Level 8 in the higher education sector and the highest percentage of Lifelong Learners in the sector, reflecting its commitment to providing higher educational opportunities for all.
The presence of the Institute was a consideration in the decision of UNUM (strategic software services centre, 2008) and Merck Sharp & Dohme (human vaccines and biologics, 2007) to locate n CarlowIn 2014 IT Carlow was named the Sunday Times Institute of Technology of the Year. The judges, in making the award, stated that the Institute was deserving of the title "off the back of a strong academic performance, a high completion rate and a good record in the graduate jobs market
IT Carlow provides higher educational full-time courses, along with research and enterprise development opportunities, through its centres in Carlow and Wexford. The Institute also provides part-time courses in Carlow, Wexford, Wicklow and Dublin.
IT Carlow's comprehensive portfolio of almost 100 Masters, Honours & Ordinary Degree and Higher Certificate courses are delivered by the following departments and/or campuses .Business
Sports, Media & Marketing ,Humanities ,Science & Health ,Computing & Networking ,Aerospace, Mechanical & Electronic Engineering.