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SciFest winner claims top prize at BT Young Scientist of the year

Congratulations to Adam Kelly, a 5th year student from Skerries Community College and winner of the BT Young Scientist of the year 2019. Adam won first prize for his project “Optimizing The Simulation Of General Quantum Circuits” and will go on to represent Ireland at the European Young Scientist competition in Bulgaria in September. BT […]

TU Dublin formally established by law

Tuesday, January 1, 2019: Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin), Ireland’s first technological university, has been formally established by law today. This follows the announcement last month by the Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh T.D. and Minister for Higher Education, Mary Mitchell O’Connor T.D., that Professor David FitzPatrick is to be the first president […]

Students receive Intel Engineering Design Student of the Year Award 2018

A special event was held in  on Friday 7th December to mark the achievement ofmechatronic engineering students Roy Mercer and Raymond Matthews on being joint winners of the INTEL sponsored Engineering Design Student of the Year Award 2018. The award is in recognition of outstanding achievement in a final year engineering design project completed as […]

Student receives Intel Women in Technology Award

  Catharine Phoenix was recently presented with an Intel Women in Technology Award at a special ceremony held on November 20th 2018 in Dublin’s Morisson Hotel. The Intel Women in Technology awards are presented to a number of high achieving students who have recently graduated from a Level 6 or 7 engineering or computer science […]

Sports Scholarships presented to 22 ITB students

On Friday December 7th, ITB awarded its annual Sports Scholarships to students who have demonstrated outstanding sporting ability. A total of 22 scholarships were awarded to participants in Rugby, Basketball, Soccer, Badminton, Pool, Karate, Taekwon-do and Kick Boxing, with packages totalling 25,000 euros. The awards were presented to the students by Mr. Ronan Keaskin (ITB […]

Sporting Prowess Programme now open for 2019 Applications

  Applications are now open for the ITB Sporting Prowess Programme. This programme is aimed at prospective students who display outstanding sporting ability at national or regional level, and offers an opportunity to participate on our full time Sports Management & Coaching Courses on a reduced points basis. Up to 10% of available places are […]

ITB hosts its 18th Graduation Ceremony

The Institute of Technology Blanchardstown (ITB, welcomed almost 1,000 (924) students to their 18th graduation ceremony on Friday 9th November 2018, with students receiving awards at Level 6 (Higher Certificate) to Level 9 (Masters) along with the first graduation of the Learn & Work Higher Certificate in Science in Computing in Networking Technologies. This graduation […]

Open Day Wednesday November 14th 2018

 Institute of Technology Blanchardstown, Dublin Institute of Technology and Institute of Technology Tallaght are set to become Ireland’s first Technological University – TU Dublin – in January 2019. With 28,500 students TU Dublin will be the place where the arts, business, science, engineering and technology converge. Practice-based and research-informed, TU Dublin will create an […]

ITB are part of the HEAR and DARE Schemes in 2019

We are pleased to announced that ITB will participate in the Higher Education Access Route (HEAR)  scheme in 2019. HEAR offers places on reduced points places to school leavers from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds. School Leavers who provide satisfactory evidence relating to their socio-economic circumstances and meet the Irish Leaving Certificate minimum and subject requirements are […]