LYIT gets further funding injection

Funding has been secured by Letterkenny Institute of Technology in support of the Memorandum of Understanding signed in February by the four main education providers on both sides of the border.

€250,000 has been allocated to strengthen links between LYIT, Ulster University, North West Regional College and Donegal ETB.

LYIT President Paul Hannigan says the proposal for a North West City Region is vital and something education must be at the core of:

Government Chief Whip Minister Joe McHugh says as progress continues on establishing a Connacht-Ulster Alliance it is imperative to ensure Letterkenny Institute of Technology remains at the core: