DkIT (Dundalk Institute of Technology) has a very active ACM presence and a growing membership. We see a world where computing helps solve tomorrow’s problems – where we use our knowledge and skills to advance the profession and make a positive impact.


ACM is one the biggest Computing Society in the world. DkIT ACM Student Chapter serves as a hub of activity for ACM members.

What We Do

We provide several services to the students, such as

  • Organise trips to forums and/or talks
  • Attend competitions like the AIB datahack & IRLCPC
  • Help students to prepare for upcoming competitions
  • Host work shops discussing good coding practice with an emphasis on Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Cover fees for transportation and/or accommodation for competitions
  • Organise nights out with prizes available via raffle and host an annual summer BBQ


  • DkIT ACM Student Chapter won “The Best Overall Society” in DkIT Sports & Societies Awards 2019
  • DkIT ACM Student Chapter won “The Most Improved Society” in DkIT Sports & Societies Awards 2018