Preparations for Technological University being ‘stepped up’


Preparations for a Technological University for the North West and West are said to be being stepped up.

The Presidents of Letterkenny Institute of Technology, IT Sligo and Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology met a number of weeks back to discuss plans for the Technological University including plans to engage with external and internal stakeholders.

The group expects a formal submission to be made by the end of this year.

Dr Sean Duffy, Executive Project Lead for the Connacht Ulster Alliance says the university will when established, fulfill the needs of the region: