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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GMIT Engineering lecturer Dr Oliver Mulryan with the Engineers Ireland hoodie

Following a series of recent virtual visits from the Engineers Ireland student representative Mícheál Gallagher, GMIT’s School of Engineering is now in the position to announce the “Engineers Ireland Hoodie” lucky dip prize winners. 

The winners are:

Daniel Thompson from Dunlavin, Co. Wicklow was the Stage 1, Agricultural Engineering Student Award recipient

Annually the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering in GMIT along with its many industrial partners host an Engineering Poster Exhibition and Competition – “Engineering Expo”.

This event was scheduled to take place in late April but was postponed due to the pandemic.

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L to R: Mary Nestor (right), GMIT Equality, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) Manager, pictured with Dr Orla Flynn (left), President of GMIT, and Dr Heather Lally, member of the GMIT Self-Assessment Athena SWAN team.

GMIT is delighted to announce it has been awarded an Athena SWAN Bronze Award from Advance HE. This coveted award recognises extensive work undertaken in recent years to advance gender equality for staff and students. 

Mr Justin Kerr, newly appointed Vice President, GMIT Mayo, and Head of the new GMIT School of Health Science, Wellbeing & Society.

The President and Governing Body of GMIT are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Justin Kerr as the new Vice President of GMIT Mayo and Head of the newly established School of Health Science, Wellbeing & Society, succeeding Professor Neville McClenaghan.