Athlone Institute of Technology

country rank  12
world rank  2585

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University Overview

Established in 1970, Athlone Institute of Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized town of Athlone (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), County Westmeath. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Education and Skills, Ireland, Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 48 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Irish higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. AIT also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym AIT
Founded 1970
Motto Connect and Discover

University Location

Address Dublin Road
Athlone (population range: 10,000-49,999)
County Westmeath
Ireland
T +353 (90) 642 4562
F +353 (90) 642 4417

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Int'l student 7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Dublin Road
Athlone
+353 (90) 642 4562

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Athlone Institute of Technology's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Department of Education and Skills, Ireland


Year of first Accreditation
1970

Affiliations

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018