International Support

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Ireland Homecoming Study Programme

Ireland Homecoming Study Programme

The Institute of Technology Carlow is delighted to assist students with their application to study under the guidelines of the “Ireland Homecoming Study Programme”.

IT Carlow has a excellent track record in welcoming students from all over the globe and it is with particular enthusiasm that we look forward to receiving students who can demonstrate their Irish heritage through the status of their parents, grandparents or great-grandparents.

The Institute offers a wide and diverse range of internationally recognised and accredited academic programs which include the following;

- Accounting
- Aircraft Systems
- Architectural Technology
- Biosciences with Bioforensics
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Games Development
- Computer Systems Management
- Early Childhood Studies
- Electronic Engineering
- Environmental Science
- Facilities and Energy Management
- Industrial Design
- International Business
- Law
- Marketing
- Mechanical Engineering
- PR & Communications
- Quantity Surveying
- Software Engineering
- Sports & Exercise degrees including Soccer, Rugby and Gaelic games.
- Sports Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy
- Sports Science
- Supply Chain Management
- TV & Media Production

The Institute is located just one hour from the capital city, Dublin, and the International office will assist students with airport transfers, accommodation and other related issues. The town of Carlow is a busy but friendly regional centre with excellent services and facilities for students.

If you want some more general information on IT Carlow we have produced some interesting e-brochures specifically for our Non European international students. Please have a look at

For application details or further information on the Institute and what it has to offer please do not hesitate to contact the Non-EU International Coordinator at


Mary Bates

Mary Bates,
International Co Ordinator, EU & School Liaison Officer

T: 059-9175092
E: mary.bates

Donal McAlister

Mr Donal McAlister, MBA, BSc (Mgt)
International Affairs Manager

T: 059-9175207
E: international