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Welcome to the ATU CAO Hub

Explore your CAO options, find out about Programmes, Campuses, Open Days and more.

We understand that choosing a programme to study can be difficult and there are lots of factors to consider including accommodation, students supports and more - you can find out more here about each of our campuses to help you make your decision.

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A new University for the West & NorthWest

GMIT, LYIT and IT Sligo have become Atlantic Technological University - a new University for the West and NorthWest of Ireland

ATU provides you with a warm welcome into the campus and your chosen career. There are plenty of fun societies to join to keep yourself fit and entertained. There are also workshops every week to offer the students academic and mental support.

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Application for full-time undergraduate courses at Atlantic TU are made through the Central Applications Office (CAO). Visit to view the full list of courses and submit your application

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Things I enjoy about my course is the hands-on experience ATU provides. Rather than being just theory and lectures, there's a mixer of practicals or tutorials in which I can interact with the lecturer. The mixture of theory and practical is great at ATU and personally is one of the main reason why I joined ATU

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I have found student life in ATU very enjoyable, it has always been entertaining yet peaceful. There are many social opportunities in ATU through the college's societies and clubs. The lecturers have always been friendly, helpful, and accommodating. There is a great sense of community and the feeling of belonging in ATU.

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