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.

Download our NEW Graduate Profile brochure here to find out where are graduates are, and what career paths they chose (PDF, 4.74MB)

Find out more about studying at GMIT Letterfrack.


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Latest News

Elizabeth Fox (right), award-winning lecturer, GMIT College of Tourism & Arts, Fergus O’Halloran (left), Manager of the Twelve Hotel, Barna, and The Grand Master, Mr David Ling at Barberstown Castle, Sunday 20 November, when the two Galway based wine experts were inducted into the elite Alsace guild.

One of the oldest wine guilds in the world, Confrérie Saint-Etienne d’Alsace, held its first ever Chapter and conferring in Ireland this month (November) when a number of wine experts including GMIT  lecturer Elizabeth  Fox and Fergus O’Halloran, Manager of The Twelve Hotel, Barna, were inducted

Woodside Country Manager Ireland Gareth Parry congratulates scholarship recipient and PhD candidate Myrto Tourgeli in the Marine and Freshwater Research Centre, Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology.

Woodside Energy Ireland, a subsidiary of Australia's largest oil and gas company, and Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) are pleased to announce the award of a new scholarship, the Woodside Irish Cetacean PhD Scholarship, to Myrto Tourgeli, a PhD student at GMIT’s Marine and Freshwater Re