A new report from the Higher Education Authority finds that IT Tralee has the sixth highest expenditure per student among third level institutions in the country. ITT The report for the 2012-2013 academic year, which features in today’s Irish Times, shows that the institute has a spend per student of €9,456. The IT had an enrolment that year of almost 3,000 students and an income of €29 million. According to the HEA, there are 0.2 PhDs per academic staff in the college while it has a contract research income of €1 million.