IT Tralee ready to progress merger following signing into law of legislation

From left to right, Dr Oliver Murphy, President of ITT and Dr Barry O'Connor, President of CIT. Photo: John Allen

IT Tralee says now that the Technological Universities Bill has been signed into law it can move onto the next stage of its merger with Cork Institute of Technology.

The merger of the two facilities to form the Munster Technological University has been in the pipeline since 2013.

Vice President for Research and Development at IT Tralee, Brid McElligott says the signing into law of the necessary legislation is a key moment in this process: