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 exciting employment opportunities for graduates in the following areas:

  • Architectural Technology
  • Building Information Modelling (BIM)
  • Civil Engineering
  • Construction Management
  • Quantity Surveying

GMIT offers three and four year degree courses in Architectural Technology, Civil EngineeringConstruction Management, and Quantity Surveying and Construction Economics

We also offer a Higher Diploma in Engineering in Building Information Modelling (BIM), on a full-time or part-time basis. This is designed as a direct response to the skill and competency needs of the construction industry, and is ideal for people working in the industry who wish to upskill.

 

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

Paula Melady
Tel: +353 91 742251
Email: Paula Melady

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The 10th annual GMIT International Construction Management Conference took place on 3 March, in the GMIT Dublin Road campus with over 350 delegates attending various sessions throughout the day.

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