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10 great reasons to go to IT Sligo

Posted on September 9, 2019

As you get ready to take the next step to third level education we’d like to highlight 10 great reasons why you should go to IT Sligo.

So here goes…

  1. You’ll be in demand
    94% of our graduates go straight into employment.
  2. Your career is our focus
    We work closely with industry to tailor our courses so that when you graduate, you have a qualification which employers recognise and want.
  3. You’ll be part of a small class
    This means you’ll benefit from individual attention and support from our dedicated staff.
  4. A modern campus
    Our state of the art 72 acre campus comprises of the best lecture halls in the country, engineering and design workshops, a technology centre and our library gives you access to over 175,000 online resources.
  5. Live on and close to campus
    There are over 2,000 beds available across seven purpose-built student
    accommodations, all within a short distance of IT Sligo.
  6. Get more for your money
    Flat or house-shares start from €160 per month. Not only that, you’ll save on food, transport and entertainment, click here to find out more.
  7. Mad about sports?
    We have excellent sports facilities, a fitness centre, FIFA-approved 3G artificial pitches, floodlit GAA and soccer pitches and a track and field arena.
  8. Here to help you
    We have a full suite of student support services including health and mental care as well as help with student grants.
  9. Downtown Sligo
    Our campus is within easy walking distance to the bars, shops and restaurants in Sligo town.
  10. See why IT Sligo is right for you
    Visit us for a tour of our campus at 2pm, Monday to Friday, 19th – 30th August.


If you’ve any questions feel free to call us on 071 93 18510 or drop an email to

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