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AIT is situated in Athlone, in the heart of Ireland. This beautiful town, rich in history and culture is built on the River Shannon. At AIT you will find motivated, highly-qualified friendly staff, excellent transport links, a strong sense of community and world-class facilities.


Being an international Student at Athlone Institute of Technology

Why Choose Athlone Institute of Technology After your Foundation Year at DIFC?

  • 53 different nationalities are represented on campus
  • €115 million has been spent on AIT’s infrastructure since 2000
  • AIT’s sporting facilities include Olympic and FIFA standard indoor and outdoor facilities
  • 93% of the class of 2015 were employed or in further study just six months after graduating
  • Accommodation in Athlone is 46% cheaper than Dublin, local transport is 65% cheaper and restaurants are 25% cheaper on average

Athlone Institute of Technology

Dublin Rd,
Co. Westmeath

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The class of October 2021 intake has had an awesome year and have worked extremely hard throughout. To congratulate them we had a party to wish them well in what is to come next in their careers.

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