IT Tralee is a university level institution with a range of programmes from craft to postgraduate level. ITT has over 3,500 full-time and part-time students and 250 staff.
Established in 1977, the Institute has operated autonomously since 1993. It provides education and training, facilitates industrial research and consultancy, and is a major engine of economic and social development in the region which encompasses Co. Kerry and parts of counties Cork, Clare and Limerick.
The Institute offer courses at Craft, Higher Certificate, Ordinary Bachelor Degree, Honours Bachelor Degree and Postgraduate level, in the disciplines of Business Studies, Humanities & Social Studies, Hotel, Catering & Tourism, Engineering & Construction Studies, Science & Computing and Nursing & Healthcare.