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Munster Technological University (MTU)


Munster Technological University

MTU Cork Bishopstown, Cork, Ireland
MTU Kerry Tralee, Kerry, Ireland

Tel:Cork Tel: +353 (0)21 432 6100
Kerry Tel: +353 (0)66 714 5600
Email:Cork International Office
Kerry International Office

Why study at Munster Technological University?

1. Work ready graduates with real-world skills.
2. Close links to industry
3. Small class sizes
4. Excellent social and sporting facilities
5. Highly-qualified, research-active academic staff
6. Great Internship opportunities in both Global Companies & innovative Start-ups.

The Munster Technological University, a multi-campus technological university with 6 campuses located in the South West of Ireland. The MTU was established in Jan 2021 from a merger between the Cork Institute of Technology and the Institute Of Technology Tralee. The MTU brings together a long proud heritage of excellence in higher education in Ireland, to create a new and exciting global University centred on delivering the very best quality education for the student, the region and the wider world.

18,000+ learners
140+ courses and programmes
2,000+ staff developing and supporting learners
120+ links with leading colleges worldwide
100+ clubs and societies

Small class sizes, an excellent staff student ratio and a strong emphasis on learning through practical application, combine to make an interactive dynamic learning environment. The MTU community of staff and students is made up of a mix of home and international students, which makes for a diverse learning environment and a warm welcome for all.

The MTU’s 6 campuses are located across the South West of Ireland, 4 of which are located in and around Cork City, the 2nd largest city in Ireland and there are 2 Campuses in Tralee, the administrative capital of County Kerry, Ireland’s most popular tourist region.

MTU courses include undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in Business, Engineering, Science, Computing, Nursing, Humanities, Art and Music. The MTU has a very well developed 'ladder' structure to enable students to progress through the different levels of qualifications.To learn more about the courses available, please visit

The MTU prides itself on its close links with industry which are crucial to ensuring that MTU graduates have the education and skill set necessary to thrive in the global high tech high skill economy, across a diverse range of sectors including computing, engineering, pharma, agri-food, health, tourism and sports.

The MTU has six research centres of excellence which develop multi-disciplinary, industry-focused research programmes with national and international partners.
The South West of Ireland is a region with a thriving economy a rich cultural heritage including a lively arts scene located in a regions of exceptional beauty which attracts millions of visitors every year.