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Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT)

Address: Main Campus Cork Road, Waterford City Co. Waterford, Ireland

Phone: +353 (51) 30 2000

Email: info@wit.ie

Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) is a university-level institution in the South-East of Ireland with over 10,000 students and 1,000 staff. WIT offers tuition and research programmes in various areas from Higher Certificate to Degree to PhD.WIT is the major provider of higher education in the South East region of Ireland and one of the largest IOT's in Ireland. The Institute's range and scope reflect the changing needs of the southeast as well as the country as a whole. The range of academic programmes is exceptionally extensive, ranging from Higher Certificate right through to post-doctoral research and covering the Humanities, Health and Nursing, Science and Informatics, Engineering and Architecture, Business and Education.

There is a thriving research and postgraduate community in WIT. Many of the researchers have a high profile in both the national and EU community of academics. This is shown by the fact that WIT researchers have competed successfully against University researchers for prestigious national and EU research funding (e.g. PRTLI, SFI and EU Frameworks Programme FP4, FP5, FP6 and most recently FP7).
Over the last 10 years Waterford Institute of Technology has successfully attracted over €70 million in research funding.

Dept of Computing, Maths and Physics http://www.wit.ie/schools/science/department_of_computing_maths_physics

Telecommunication Software & Systems Group - Shaping Future Communication Networks & Services, ARE (TSSG) http://www.tssg.org/about/contact/

Dept of Engineering Technology http://www.wit.ie/schools/engineering/school_of_engineering

Technology Transfer Office http://www.wit.ie/research/for_industry/profile  

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