Education and SkillsGeneral Scheme of Technological Universities Bill –  Legislation will pave the way for mergers of IoTs in order apply for TU status.  The Minister for Education and Skills, Ruairí Quinn T.D., has today announced the publication of the Heads of a Bill which will allow for the future establishment of Technological Universities and the mergers of institutes of technology.

The Bill provides the legislative underpinning for institutes of technology who have established partnerships and wish to merge, with a view to becoming Technological Universities.

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