Current International Students

The International Office offers specialist support and guidance to IT Sligo students throughout their academic studies.

In this section, you will find practical guidance about settling into life in Ireland as a current international student, including opening bank accounts and registering with immigration.

The International Office can also advise students on the Erasmus+ study abroad opportunities that they can complete as part of their academic studies. 

Letters of Registration

If you require an official letter confirming that you are a registered student at IT Sligo, please complete the online request form below.

If you have another form or document (e.g. Erasmus+, Financial Aid) to be signed or completed by the International Office, please send a scanned copy to

Letter of Registration Form

Registering With Immigration

All students from outside the EU/EEA must register with immigration when they arrive to Ireland and registration must be renewed for each academic year.

Please see our Visa and Immigration section below for further details about how to register and the required supporting documentation.

Guidance on working in Ireland as a student, PPS Numbers and the Third Level Graduate Scheme  is available on the Visa and Immigration section page. 

Visa and Immigration

Opening a Bank Account ​

The AIB Branch on campus is currently closed due to Covid-19 Public Health Guidance but there are other banks located a short walk from campus.

Please see our guide below for further information about opening an Irish bank account.  

Opening a Bank Account

Information Guide

Online Grocery Deliveries

You can order shopping online and have it delivered directly to your accommodation.

There are two shops in Sligo, Tesco and SuperValu, that deliver food/groceries online. These shops also sell household/ cleaning supplies and beauty/personal care products.

Ordering food/supplies online is a simple process.

You will need to:

1) create an online account with your preferred shop

2) choose the items you want to buy

3) select your preferred delivery time and

4) pay for your order.

Erasmus+ & Study Abroad

If you are looking for an unforgettable experience during your time with us, then studying abroad might just be for you. We encourage students to consider the option of spending a year or semester at one of our partner institutes. With locations across Europe and the world, your dream destination might be closer than you think.

Find out more on our Erasmus+ page.


Other Links You May Find Useful

Student Portal

Student Support Services

Academic Calendar

International Students Society

Student Union

Careers Office