School of Business

Choose from a wide range of business courses at GMIT Galway campus

GMIT School of Business

Business is one of the most popular degree choices in Ireland due to the exciting and varied career options available to graduates.

With a wide range of courses on offer at undergraduate and post-graduate level, business students in GMIT have embraced the flexibility a degree in Business offers, all while enjoying the vibrant student city of Galway.

 

Flexibility

Our business degrees are designed so that you can switch from one Business course to another if you change your mind about what you want to study.  Find out more - download our brochure here.

 

Subject areas

GMIT School of Business offers courses in the following areas:

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Business Information Systems
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance & Economics
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Rural Enterprise & Agri-Business

GMIT’s School of Business is a centre for accounting education in the West of Ireland, with a range of courses that lead to undergraduate, post-graduate and professional accounting qualifications.

 

Real-world Interaction

Our students often comment on the learning and enjoyment they get from the practical projects they undertake as part of their business degree in GMIT.  Typical projects include:

  • Running events for charities
  • Hosting an election debate and mock election with local politicians
  • Preparing a fantasy budget, in advance of the real budget
  • Developing a digital marketing plan for a company

 

Industry Links

GMIT School of Business has close links to industrial, commercial, private and public sector organisations, and has built lasting relationships with all relevant professional bodies.  This ensures our graduates have a smooth and successful transition from college to the world of work.

GMIT School of Business Graduates 2014

What's Happening

Accounting courses

Demand for Accountants has never been higher. At GMIT we have a range of accounting courses to suit all levels.

Already a graduate in another discipline? Why not consider a career change?

Eamon Walsh, Head of Accounting & Information Systems at GMIT explains:

GMIT Business students at ECB with Ronan Sheridan
GMIT Business students outside ECB
GMIT Business students and lecturers outside ECB
GMIT Business lecturers at the European Parliament
GMIT students with MEPs Luke Ming Flanagan and Marian Harkin
GMIT Business students presenting on the impact of the EU on the Irish legal system
GMIT students and lecturers with MEP Luke Ming Flanagan
At the European Court of Auditors with Kevin Cardiff
At the European Court of Auditors
Business students at the WW2 Cemetery in Luxembourg
At the WW2 Cemetery in Luxembourg
GMIT Business students at the EU Commission in Brussels
GMIT Business students and lecturers at the EU Commission in Brussels with Mr Mark Comer

Day 5: European Commission, Brussels

Friday, 20th of January was the final day of our EU trip.  We left Leuven on a clear winter's morning to visit the capital of Belgium, Brussels.

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GMIT's City of Galway Training Restaurant (Galway campus)

Students in the GMIT College of Tourism and Arts (CTA) are to host a very special culinary dining experience on Monday next, 27 March, in aid of the RNLI Galway Lifeboat Station, the charity that saves lives at sea.