With over 14,000 students on six campuses in Ireland’s Midlands and Midwest, TUS is one of Ireland’s newest and most unique Technological Universities. Through applied learning and fresh thinking, the focus is on meeting the evolving needs of society and industry, within our region and beyond.
TUS Athlone offers over 65 undergraduate courses, and extensive postgraduate and professional development options.
Industry focus is at the heart of TUS Athlone, with a history of innovation and enterprise
TUS Athlone has three strategic research institutes in Materials research (MRI), Bioscience research (BRI) and Software research (SRI), along with two Enterprise Ireland funded Technology Gateways – Applied Polymer Technologies (APT) and Connected Media Application Design and Delivery (COMAND) – driving market-informed research in collaboration with industry partners.
Business is an exciting, challenging and dynamic area within which to work. When you consider how much business impacts on our daily lives, it is easy to see the relevance and benefit of a qualification in this field. Success in a business studies or related programme can be a passport to a rewarding and interesting career.
You’ll find courses in traditional construction, civil engineering to build a better environment, studies of minerals, mechanical and manufacturing technologies, the cutting-edge fields of mechatronics, plastics/polymer, computer and software engineering.
TUS’s Faculty of Science and Health offers a range of contemporary programmes in life and physical science, sport and health sciences, social sciences, nursing, and healthcare. The faculty offers the country’s only dedicated microbiology degree while its pharmaceutical sciences programme is one of few globally to have received prestigious APS accreditation.
Delivering part-time, flexible and online programmes, designed to provide the skills, knowledge and competencies which you may require for your professional development and career progression.