The College provides a broad range of full-time practically-oriented courses at National Certificate, Diploma and Degree levels, as well as part-time and adult education courses, along with education and training courses specifically tailored to the needs of local industries and businesses. Research and Consultancy work for these businesses is conducted by many staff.
CIT is one of Ireland's biggest and most prestigious Institutes of Technology, with over 5,200 full-time and six thousand part-time students. We offer a wide variety of courses and services, designed to meet the needs of society and the economy in the 21st Century.
The elimination of European borders means that our Institute is located at the pivotal point of the Dublin-Belfast economic corridor - an area where exciting new industrial developments and economic activities are expected. Responding to this, we are widening our regional developmental role and our involvement with the regional community. We have a range of part-time courses which are tailored to suit the needs of local industry.
Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology [IADT] was established on April 1st 1997. IADT is one of 13 publicly funded Institutes of Technology in Ireland, operating under the Institutes of Technology Act . IADT is designated as a higher education institution under the Higher Education Authority www.hea.ie and receives its funding through HEA.