LYIT receives Athena SWAN Bronze Institutional Award

Letterkenny Institute of technology has been recognised for its work in advancing gender equality in highter education.

LYIT has been awared the Athena SWAN Bronze Institutional Award which also recognises the promotion of diversity and inclusion of staff and students.

The award required LYIT to demonstrate an assessment of gender equality and develop a four year plan to build upon it.

LYIT President Paul Hannigan says the recognition is significant for the college and is just a starting point: