Ennis Officially Becomes University Town Today As TUS Opens It’s Doors

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Ennis has officially become a university town, with the opening of the country’s newest Technological University.

Technological University of the Shannon: Midlands Midwest is the latest to be established in Ireland and will be a new powerhouse university, driving development and investment across the Midwest and Midlands.

TUS will comprise a student population of more than 14,000 and a staff complement of around 1,200 people across six campuses in Ennis, Limerick, Athlone, Clonmel and Thurles.


President of TUS, Professor Vincent Cunnane says it’s a monumental day.