Posts Categorized: IT Sligo News

‘Destination Donegal’ For International Students


As part of their Honours Degree in Tourism with Event Management assessment, four students from IT Sligo planned and managed a trip called ‘Destination Donegal’ on 17th and 18th November. The trip, mentored by lecturer Aine Doherty was planned and organised by the students with the aim of educating Sligo’s International and Erasmus students in authentic… Read more »

Open Evening 2017


You are invited to IT Sligo’s  Open Evening 2017, which  will be held on campus on Tuesday, January 17th, from 6-8pm. The event aims to help students weigh up their third level options in advance of the CAO 2017 application deadline of February 1st. The evening will give you a sense the quality of IT Sligo’s… Read more »

IT Sligo Introduces Sport With Business Honours Degree


Students who want to combine their passion for sport with sound business acumen and leadership skills now have a learning opportunity to realise both ambitions, thanks to a new honours degree course at Institute of Technology, Sligo. The Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Sport with Business is a new three-year programme which is now available… Read more »

New International Degree Pathway For Canadian Students


IT Sligo and Canadore College have signed a new agreement to expand degree pathways for students graduating from the Canadian college’s environmental technician and biotechnology technician programmes. The partnership gives graduates holding a two-year diploma from Canadore’s environmental and biotechnology advanced standing in IT Sligo’s BSc in Environmental Protection and BSc in Biomedical Science courses… Read more »

‘Live Art’ In Sligo Town Centre


IT Sligo’s Performing Arts and Design students  will be showcasing their creativity and talent this evening (Wed 30th) when they host their annual ‘Live Art’ extravanganza  at Lower Quay Street in Sligo from 6-8pm. This free public event will offer exciting, vibrant, and thought provoking Live Art exhibitions and performances. Live Art is an interactive form of… Read more »

New Education & Training Resource For Employers


A new online resource, designed to help employers in the North West of Ireland connect more easily with the education and training services available in the region, was launched at Institute of Technology, Sligo last Friday. The new Employer Services Page is a collaboration with the North West Regional Skills Forum. The new online portal… Read more »

IT Sligo In New Pathway Partnership With Canadian College


Institute of Technology, Sligo has signed a comprehensive and ground-breaking memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Fleming College in Canada, which will provide a new pathway to a degree qualification for 10 Fleming diploma programmes. The new partnership will enable Canadian students who are studying a range of diploma courses at Fleming, to have a clearly defined route… Read more »

College Awareness Week 2016


College Awareness Week takes place all this week (November 21st-27th) nationwide. The week aims to promote and encourage second level students to go on to third level education. There are a variety of events happening around the country, designed to help secondary students learn more about the courses available. For more information (including IT Sligo-related… Read more »

Ronan’s ‘Hoffice’ Recognised At Design Awards


A design which aims to enhance the experience of working from home has earned an IT Sligo student an aaward in a prestigious national design competition. Ronan McCabe from Sligo is a third year BA in Creative Design student, was highly commended for his ‘Hoffice’ – a design for a new home office solution – at the  Walls To… Read more »

EdTech2017 Is Coming To IT Sligo


The growing impact of technology on the way we teach and learn in our schools and colleges will be the subject of a major education conference, hosted by Institute of Technology, Sligo, next June. EdTech2017 comes to Institute’s campus on June 1st and 2nd. The two-day event is organised by the Irish Learning Technology Association… Read more »