Department of Building and Civil Engineering

Courses in construction, civil engineering, architectural technology, quantity surveying and environmental systems

GMIT Dept of Building and Civil Engineering

The building and civil engineering industry provides employment opportunities for both male and female graduates in the fields of Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Property, Architectural Technology, Quantity Surveying and Forest Management.

The four year Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Construction Management is designed to enable successful graduates to be employed in middle management roles in construction companies as professional construction managers.

The three year Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering is designed to enable successful graduates to be employed as higher level technicians within the civil engineering sector, within professional offices, with civil engineering construction companies and within the public sector.

We now offer a one year add-on programme that leads to a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering.

The three year Bachelor Degree in Construction Economics and Quantity Surveying is designed to prepare graduates to work as technicians in professional quantity surveying practices or with construction companies and property developers.

We now offer a one year add-on programme that leads to a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree in Construction Economics and Quantity Surveying.

The three year Bachelor Degree in Architectural Technology is designed to prepare graduates to work as architectural technologists in architectural practices or with construction companies, property developers and local authorities.

We now offer a one year add-on programme that leads to a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree in Architectural Technology.

For those interested in Post-graduate study, we offer a taught Masters Degree in Environmental Systems.

CONTACT DETAILS
School of Engineering
GMIT
Dublin Road
Galway

Head of Department of Building & Civil Engineering
Mary Rogers
Tel: +353 91 742210

School Office
Jacinta Hennelly
Tel: +353 91 742201
Email: Jacinta Hennelly

Marian Hynes
Tel: +353 91 742251
Email: Marian Hynes

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Delegates attending the GMIT International Construction Management Day Conference in GMIT (Photo by Staunton Media)

The 7th Annual GMIT International Construction Management Day Conference was held at the GMIT Dublin Road campus on Tuesday 7th March, hosted by the Department of Building and Civil Engineering.

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