Letterkenny IT could become part of a “Regional Technological University”

The President of Letterkenny Institute of Technology says discussions are ongoing which could see the college become part of a Regional Technological University.

Speaking as the college celebrates its 40th anniversary, Paul Hannigan said they are in ongoing discussions with other institutions, particularly the University of Ulster.

He says since it opened as Letterkenny Regional Technical College in 1971, Letterkenny IT has become a central facet of the economy in Donegal, and whatever happens in future discussions, that will remain the case..............

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