GMIT Letterfrack

The National Centre for Excellence in Furniture Design and Technology

GMIT Letterfrack

GMIT Letterfrack campus is the National Centre of Excellence for Furniture Design and Wood Technology.

It has been synonymous with the study of furniture design since 1987.

We offer honours degrees specialising in:

  • Furniture design and manufacture
  • Furniture and wood technology
  • Teacher education (construction studies and DCG)

Our graduates are recognised for their innovative, creative and responsive approach to projects.  They frequently win and feature in shortlists for national and international awards.

Find out more about studying at GMIT Letterfrack.


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Hugh Murphy, BA Contemporary Art student, prize-winner in the GMIT Design & Creative Arts Competition ‘Penumbra: Ireland 1916 – 2016…’ Solas agus Scáth:  Éire 1916-2016…’ with Marion McEnroy (left), GMIT lecturer, and Dr Mark McCarthy, GMIT Heritage Studies lecturer and Coordinator of GMIT’s 1916–2016 Centenary Programme of Events.

As part of GMIT’s 1916 commemorations, the Institute awarded three €500 prizes to the winners of an Institute-wide Art & Design Competition, the works of which were shown at a special exhibition in GMIT’s Centre for Creative Arts & Media (CCAM) last week.

Centre for Creative Arts & Media (CCAM)

The Centre for Creative Arts & Media, Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology, presents its first afternoon seminar in the ‘Creative Stories’ series on Friday, 4 November.