MTU Student Services Company Ltd.


The MTU Student Services Company Limited is the company that runs the catering and retail facilities on the Bishopstown campus serving all students and staff. There are various restaurants, delis and shops located in numerous areas around MTU campus. This site will provide you with information about the different services we have to offer.



The mission of the company is to provide the best service possible to all at MTU, giving value for money and a friendly welcome. Our focus is on quality of food, providing a consistent and efficient service with a work ethic of respect. Our aim is to have a team effort with our customers to ensure a clean, inviting and litter free environment.



The company is a charitable status company limited by guarantee. It is a subsidiary of the Cork Institute of Technology. Its principal activity is the provision of catering/retail services to the students of MTU. The company was incorporated in 1994 and is run by a Board of Directors which consists of various individuals working within different areas/departments in MTU. Having charitable status means that the company looks to keep profits low and to reinvest any earnings back into student/customer facilities.



  • The company runs five main catering outlets: The Food Court, The Coffee Hub (aka Grumpy Mule), The Snack Bar and the Staffroom – all in the Main MTU Building. The Bistro is in the Student Centre.
  • There are two retail outlets: The Nexus Market (our Costcutter Store) in the Student Centre and An Siopa (our Quikpick store) in the main MTU Building. 


Douglas Deane FCA, Company Manager

  • Telephone: 021 4335197
  • Email:

Geraldine O’Sullivan, Operations Manager

  • Telephone: 021 4335499
  • Email:


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