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Athlone Institute of Technology

Dublin Road, Athlone, Westmeath, Republic of Ireland

Athlone Institute of Technology offers aspiring students a superb opportunity to study courses in a diverse environment and gain the knowledge from these courses that will enhance their career prospects.

Athlone IT is home to over 6,000 students enrolled on courses from both Ireland and abroad, acting as a multicultural hub in Athlone and within the Midlands of Ireland. Providing a wide range of excellent courses that has, in turn, produced successful graduates, Athlone IT proves to be fruitful choice for students looking to further their education in technology.

Athlone Institute of Technology hosts Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses and programmes within Business, Humanities, Engineering and Science. Since the year 2000, over €100 million has been invested into AIT’s campus infrastructure, which now boasts Olympic and FIFA standard sports facilities.

Athlone IT boasts 230 partnerships with international third level institutions, allowing Athlone IT students the option of spending a semester or year abroad in such vibrant cities as New York, Beijing and Emden.

Athlone IT exhibits a healthy student body, which is boosted by various clubs and societies available to join on campus for those enrolled in courses. Students can avail of the excellent sporting facilities by joining sports clubs such as Athletics Ireland Fit4Life, Rugby, Martial Arts, Archery, Gaelic Football, Hurling and much more. If they wish to take a more artistic or creative route they can partake in such societies as Art/Design, Drama, Film, Dancing, Lesbian and Gay and much more.

 

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