A student centred and friendly campus environment, LIT Thurles incorporates a 200 seater conference centre, lecture theatres, computer suites, science laboratories and specialist games development labs. It also boasts the cutting-edge LIT SportsLab, a world standard sports strength and conditioning facility.
The LIT Thurles Campus is located on the Nenagh approach road The campus houses a 200 seater conference centre, lecture theatres, library, computer suites, science laboratories and specialist games labs, as well as the cutting-edge LIT SportsLab, a world-standard sports strength and conditioning complex.
The Thurles Chamber Enterprise Centre is also located on the campus complex, while the Tipperary Technology Park is adjacent, creating an integrated ecosystem to support new enterprise development.
The ‘SportsLab’ is an elite, state-of-the-art sports strength and conditioning facility at LIT Thurles. Among its facilities in the 2,000 square metre SportsLab are: a unique 3D Organic Motion Capture System for motion analysis, a 45m six lane sprint track especially designed to improve speed, a Paralympic area, cable machines, a range of sport technology systems, including micro electro mechanical systems and GPS systems; Olympic lifting platform; five functional screening kits; weights and the full range of exercise machines.
The SportsLab is one of the finest facilities in the country and greatly enhances the practical learning skills of our Sports Strength and Conditioning students, and is also used by many sports teams.