Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) is a multi-campus, university level, higher education institution in the mid-west of Ireland with an enrolment of over 6,000 students. ‘The Sunday Times University Guide’ 2009 and 2013 Institute of the Year, it has five campuses in Limerick City, Thurles, Clonmel and Ennis. Active learning is at the heart of LIT’s learning philosophy, and all our programmes combine a mix of theory and practice, producing employable graduates with the knowledge and practical skills sought by employers.
LIT’s Thurles campus specialises in Business, Finance, Sport, Environmental Science, Social Sciences, and Technology. A range of undergraduate programmes are offered from Level 6 to Level 8, while at Postgraduate level, new and innovative programmes have recently been launched in Management Practice and Sports Strength and Conditioning.
Situated in the shadow of the famous Semple Stadium, LIT Thurles incorporates a 200 seater conference centre, lecture theatres, computer suites, science laboratories and specialist Games Development labs. A purpose built, state of the art strength and conditioning facility has recently been developed to support the growing Sports Strength and Conditioning programme, and a thriving Enterprise incubation centre, the Thurles Chamber Enterprise Centre is also located on the campus to support new enterprise development.
LIT Thurles provides a vibrant, supportive and friendly backdrop for students to enjoy their college experience with an extensive range of support services available, designed to assist our students to reach their maximum potential and to enjoy a rewarding and positive college experience.
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