Institute of Technology Sligo

Introduction

The IT Sligo is one of Ireland’s most successful third level educational institutions.

  • Located in the North West of Ireland, we are a regional leader in education, innovation, and economic and social development.
  • We deliver flexible contemporary programmes from higher certificate and degree level courses to taught postgraduate and research awards by traditional and online delivery.
  • We provide a focus for local business innovation and development through our Innovation Centre.
  • We have an excellent track record in collaborating with businesses, the community and the creative industries across our core disciplines of Business and Humanities, Engineering and Science.
  • We are recognised for our integrity and openness; for providing a supportive and flexible learning environment for our students to achieve their potential.
  • We have an excellent track record for our innovation and research; and for being proactive, encouraging and entrepreneurial in our dealings with the business community.

Our philosophy is indeed the embodiment of what Yeats described as the ‘Pilgrim soul.’

IT Sligo Provides

We deliver academic qualifications in all subject areas including taught Masters and at PhD level.

  • At IT Sligo we provide a broad range of programmes in Science, Engineering, Business and Humanities from undergraduate to postgraduate level. We also offer a number of apprenticeship programmes.
  • For our partners in industry, we deliver a broad spectrum of tailored programmes approved by external bodies such as Engineers Ireland, Coca-Cola, Irish Prison Service, the CISCO Academy and the Irish Medicines Board.
  • Our work in economic and social development is directly supported by a range of research and innovation services.
  • IT Sligo is an accredited member of the European Credit Transfer Scheme for Higher Education Awards and we received the Extended European Erasmus University Charter in 2007.
  • Our outward customer focus and entrepreneurial approach means that in response to market demand we have developed specific programmes such as: PR Event Management, Construction Management, Forensic Science, Pharmaceutical Science, Eco Tourism, Financial Services and Electronics. We pride ourselves that our courses are aligned with the skills that are required in the real world.
  • Each year our Science Week activities attract over 3,000 visitors onto the campus to take part in practical scientific experiments.
  • Our courses are relevant to the modern employment marketplace.

View MSc »

Programmes

This school also offers:

MSc

MSc in Energy Management

Online Part time September 2017 Ireland Sligo

Energy management is a relatively new and rapidly expanding field that combining expertise in management practices and strategies. Energy managers analyse and improve energy efficiency, assess environmental impact and develop policy across these areas. [+]

MSc in Energy Management

 

Energy management is a relatively new and rapidly expanding field that combining expertise in management practices and strategies. Energy managers analyse and improve energy efficiency, assess environmental impact and develop policy across these areas.

 

Candidates who have successfully completed the modules on the Post Graduate Diploma in Energy Management may choose to register for the Masters Dissertation for a further 30 Credits. Having accumulated the full 90 Credits successful graduates will be awarded an MSc in Energy Management.

 

NOTE: Candidates cannot be conferred with a Post Graduate Diploma and an MSc, and they need to make a decision regarding progression to the MSc before completing the modules for the PgD.... [-]


MSc in Marketing

Campus or Online Full time September 2017 Ireland Sligo

The MSc. in Marketing programme prepares participants for a career in marketing at managerial or senior executive level-in the public and/or private sector. Candidates will develop their capacity to provide marketing insight and leadership in an organisation. [+]

MSc in Marketing

The M Sc. in Marketing programme prepares participants for a career in marketing at managerial or senior executive level-in the public and/or private sector. Candidates will develop their capacity to provide marketing insight and thought leadership in an organisation.

 

Graduates will have the skills set and abilities to build the reputation of the professional practice of marketing.

 

The course will be delivered through a combination of interactive learning, case studies, guest lectures, seminars and workshops.

 

Assessment will be based on a combination of continuous assessment and end of semester examinations.... [-]


MSc in Quality

Online Part time September 2017 Ireland Sligo

The MSc in Quality is two-year part-time programme designed for graduates who are currently in quality engineering and/or management positions and who wish to expand their knowledge [+]

MSc in Quality

 

The MSc in Quality is two-year part-time programme designed for graduates who are currently in quality engineering and/or management positions and who wish to expand their knowledge towards the strategic aspects of the quality management and quality science.

 

 

About this Programme

 

This programme will provide the students with the skills and tools necessary to meet the demands of the next generation employability allowing them to advocate and implement strategic and change management programmes and co-ordinate and manage these in a global environment. The emphasis is on developing expertise as quality management professionals, providing the tools, methods, knowledge and skills that are necessary to achieve adaptability, flexibility, creativity and innovation. The necessary skills and competencies will be developed to allow graduates to move beyond the operational level and to facilitate the resolution of strategic issues such as the corporate quality strategy and its implementation in an international context.... [-]