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Dublin Institute Of Technology

4.5 out of 5 (29 ratings / 17 reviews) Dublin, Ireland
TU Dublin, Ireland’s first Technological University, is where career-focused students, dedicated staff and academic excellence in science, the arts, business, engineering and technology converge to create the leaders of tomorrow. We offer an inclusive and open learning experience with pathways to graduation, from Apprenticeship to PhD. 

Bachelor's programmes

Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (2)
Education & Training (1)
Law (1)

About

Education

Whatever stage you’re at, the right postgraduate programme will give you an edge in the employment market. You might be planning to take time out of your career or you may be just completing your primary degree.

You will graduate from DIT with more than your primary degree. You’ll see a world of opportunity open up in front of you. By combining small teaching groups, great courses and experienced teaching staff along with our city centre location, you will soon see why DIT is the best place you can go to college.

And it’s about much more than study and subjects. You’ll get the complete third-level experience will equip you with the skills and ambition to fuel your working life and career in the years ahead. 

Research

Focas Research Institute contributes strongly to the development of self-sustaining research teams in a number of strategic areas, such as bio- and nano-technologies. It underpins postgraduate research, undergraduate project work and undergraduate and postgraduate course curriculum development. The Institute houses state of the art core laboratory space and provides administrative and technical support to more than 120 staff and students who work in research centres such as CREST (Centre for Research in Engineering Surface Technology), RESC (Radiation and Environmental Science) and (IEO) Industrial and Engineering Optics.

Career

Our service aims to ensure that, through collaborative programmes with academic colleagues, we provide quality initiatives which contribute to the overall education of our students. Working with academic staff is critical to what we do and we value your ideas and comments.

The following pages detail how the Career Development Centre can assist you in preparing students for important career decisions and how to incorporate careers education into your academic programme. Other useful resources include: how to refer a student; writing a reference for students and details on labour market resources.

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University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2020
751
2019
751 -100
2018
651
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2020
-
2019
801 -200
2018
601
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.

Services

Student services

We are a group of Services that are involved in your student journey from the time you start your studies until the time you graduate. We produce your ID cards, advice about fees and forms for your academic options as well as manage your registration and exam information. Explore the Student Services webpages to see how we can help you and make contact with us if you need assistance.

Housing services

The new campus will  provide student residencies on site. The student residences will offer a range of housing formats from 6 bed and 3 bed apartments to private studio/family units. Ground level spaces for dining, social and study lounges, and related shops serve to activate the Serpentine Walk on the south side, and St. Brendan’s on the north side.

Library services

TU Dublin City Campus has six libraries, at Aungier Street, Bolton Street, Cathal Brugha Street, Grangegorman, Kevin Street, and Rathmines.

We provide a wide range of services, including the Library Catalogue, databases, and online resources, access to computers, and support.

ICT services

A fundamental characteristic of DIT is to provide a pervasive student-centred learning experience, and the use of technology is key to the delivery of this goal. 

ICT Services will realise this vision through consultation and partnership with DIT students and staff, and with our Directorate colleagues in Staff Development, and the Learning, Teaching & Technology Centre.

Medical services

The DIT health service provides an holistic approach to health, providing on campus health care to those students pursuing full time & apprenticeship courses. Our service incorporates physical, psychological and social aspects of student health and health promotion.  Absolute confidentiality is maintained.  

Student Life

Campus life

TU Dublin is an exciting new milestone in Irish Higher Education.  With campuses in Dublin City, Tallaght and Blanchardstown, it spans the largest population centres of Ireland’s capital city.  Building on the rich heritage of its founding organisations - DIT, IT Blanchardstown and IT Tallaght – TU Dublin will be inclusive and adaptable, creating educational opportunities for students at all stages.  TU Dublin students will be socially responsible, open-minded global thinkers who are ambitious to change the world for the better. As graduates, they will be enterprising and daring in all their endeavours, ready to play their part in transforming the future.

Sports facilities

DIT Sports facilities are now located at four DIT sites providing both indoor and outdoor programmes and facilities to DIT students, staff, the local community and DIT Sports clubs.

Our White Flag award winning indoor facilities operate as the DIT Fit2Go Club at Kevin St and Grangegorman. We also have a gym in Bolton St (Linenhall) and new outdoor sports facilities at both Grangegorman and Broombridge. In addition we are in the planning stages for extensive indoor sports facilities on campus in DIT Grangegorman.

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Everything is nice. I wish to go to abroad for my masters degree in interior designing course.

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

An exciting challenge and a great learning experience in many aspects (not just academic)

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

My experience at the Dublin School of Architecture - TUD (formerly Dublin institute of technology) has been an all round fantastic experience. I have met other like-minded individuals who share a passion for architecture, design and planning and I have been engaged in interesting projects with hands on, professional academic tutoring. I have grown as a professional young...

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