Higher Education: Dundalk Institute of Technology

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Your college experience is more than a course, it’s about starting the next chapter of your life: your new world. At Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT) you have the opportunity to grow academically and personally, meet like-minded people, and work towards your dreams. Our job is to help you achieve your goal.

Each year over 600 international students choose to study with us, making our campus one of the most diverse and multicultural Institutes of Technology in Ireland. As a student, you will have instant access to a variety of social, cultural, sports and recreational activities designed to make your DkIT experience one you will never forget.

DkIT is committed to providing all of its students with as many learning opportunities as possible, both inside and outside the classroom. It offers a series of learning supports designed to help its students achieve the best possible results.

The campus, full of excellent facilities and services, is located on the outskirts of Dundalk, a city that lies between the two most important cities in Ireland (Dublin and Belfast) and It is the technological center of the country with infinite job offers for young people from all over the world.

About Dundalk

  • Strategic location between Dublin and Belfast
  • Cost of living 54% cheaper than in the capital
  • Second largest city in Ireland
  • Great quality of life
  • Home to some of the largest international employers

  • Offers job opportunities in financial services, technology, engineering, life science, and food manufacturing

Why DkIT?

  • Strategic location
  • Small classes
  • State of the art campus

  • Facilities for all kinds of interests

  • Focus on hands-on learning

  • Wide variety of programs

  • Discounts and Scholarships
  • Connection with important companies

  • Permission to work while you study
  • Work permits upon graduation from DkIT

The students

  • Minimum age: 18 years

  • Mix of Nationalities:

    Brazil, France, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Germany, etc

Scholarships Available

Students wishing to study a three- or four-year bachelor’s program at the Dundalk Institute of Technology in Ireland, from Latin American countries including Mexico, Brazil and Colombia, are eligible for a free accommodation scholarship without any verification of resources and / or income .

These scholarships exempt you from paying for accommodation on campus between September and May of the school years.

* Does not include deposit.
* Does not include household expenses.

This is awarded when the student has excellent grades in his last degree of studies or when his IELTS result is higher than 6.5

Benefit that the student receives by having a sports discipline.

  • Business and Humanities
  • Health and Science
  • Engineering
  • Computer Science and Creative Arts
  • Work part time (20 hours a week) during your studies
  • Works full time (40 hours per week) during vacation periods -> in summer and between December 15 and January 15
  • Bachelor’s Degree Graduates -> work permit for 12 months
  • Graduates in Masters -> work permit for 24 months
  • B2 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
  • Or the following IELTS scores:
    • Foundation Program: IELTS 4.5
    • Bachelor’s Degree (Level 7): IELTS 5.0
    • Bachelor’s Degree (Level 8): IELTS 6.0
    • Master’s Degree (Level 9): IELTS 6.5

For those who do not meet the English requirements – & gt; Foundation Program

  • Student residence located inside and outside the university campus (10-20 minutes away)
  • Rent a flat or shared house near the campus
  • Family accommodation service
  • DkIT has a dedicated accommodation team for its students
  • Accommodation more than 50% cheaper than in Dublin
    • Qualifications of previously completed secondary studies
    • Language certification required for the program of your choice
      • Level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, or:
      • IELTS 4.5 – & gt; Foundation Program
      • IELTS 5.0 – & gt; Career / Bachelor (Level 7)
      • IELTS 6.0 – & gt; Career / Bachelor (Level 8)
      • IELTS 6.6 – & gt; Master (Level9)

Academic Offer

BSc (with Honors) in Sustainable Agriculture / Agri-Food Production
BSc (with Honors) in Food Production Add-on
BA (with Honors) in Drama and Performance Add-on
BSc in Biosciences
BSc (with Honors) in Biopharmaceutical Science Add-on
BA (Honors) in Arts
BA (with Honors) in Youth Work
BA (with Honors) in Creative Media
BSc (with Honors) in Biopharmaceutical Sciences / Environmental Bioscience
BA in Hotel Management
BA (with Honors) in International Tourism Management
BA (with Honors) in Hotel Management Add-on
BA (with Honors) in Culinary Arts Management Add-on
BA (with Honors) in Event Management Add-on
BSc (with Honors) in Sport and Exercise Business Add-on
BSc in Computing
BSc (with Honors) in Computing and Software Development
BSc (with Honors) in Computing in Game Development
BSc (with Honors) in Computing in Cloud Computing Add-on
BSc (with Honors) in Cloud Computing and Data Center Operations Add-on
BENg (with Honors) in Civil Engineering
BSc (with Honors) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
BSc (with Honors) in Mechanical Engineering
BA (with Honors) in Engineering Entrepreneurship Add-on
BSc (with Honors) in Health and Physical Activity
BB in Business and Technology
BA in Digital Marketing and Public Relations
BA (with Honors) in Global Marketing Add-on
BA (with Honors) in Business
BB (with Honors) in Business Add-on
BB (with Honors) in Digital and International Business Add-on
BA (Honors) in Accounting and Finance
BA (with Honors) in Public Relations
BA in Culinary Arts


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