About our Promoting Agency
Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT) is a third level, non-residential educational establishment with approximately 4,000 full-time equivalent students and 330 full-time equivalent staff. LYIT has campuses in Letterkenny and Killybegs, Co. Donegal.
The Institute plays an active role in stimulating economic activities and strengthening existing enterprises in the region and endeavours to reflect the major sectoral activities of its region through the development of research, innovation, training and enterprise development services. The Institute maintains active links with state agencies such as Enterprise Ireland, IDA Ireland, Údarás na Gaeltachta, Donegal County Council, the Donegal, Leitrim and Sligo Local Enterprise Offices the Chamber of Commerce and IBEC.
LyIT is the originator and promoter for the Tech North West Skillnet. We see this as an excellent way in strengthening our links with industry in the North West and developing the skill and talent base of employees. We are happy to support and grow this initiative in the years ahead.