Information for Schools

School Liaison

Second-level students of today are the third-level students of tomorrow. IT Carlow offers information materials, advice and support to second-level students, their families, guidance counsellors and teachers through its Schools Liaison Programme.  This programme aims to support prospective students in making informed career choices and consists of various events scheduled throughout the academic year and includes the following:

  • School Visits and Presentations
  • Campus Visits
  • Participation at Exhibitions
  • Open Day at IT Carlow

Institute Publications

IT Carlow has a number of publications to assist prospective students, which are available on request.  To request copies of any of the above please contact Mary Bates, Schools Liaison Officer on t: 059 9175092 or e:

  • Full-time Prospectus
  • Course to Career Booklet
  • Student Handbook
  • New Course Leaflets
  • Lifelong Learning Prospectus

Feedback on the relevance and quality of the Institutes Schools Liaison Programme is sought on a regular basis from schools through their Guidance Counsellors. The Institute is particularly grateful to those Guidance Counsellors who have advised college staff on meeting the information needs of their students in an increasingly complex third level educational sector.