School of Business

Choose from a wide range of business courses at GMIT Galway campus

GMIT School of Business

Business is one of the most popular degree choices in Ireland due to the exciting and varied career options available to graduates.

With a wide range of courses on offer at undergraduate and post-graduate level, business students in GMIT have embraced the flexibility a degree in Business offers, all while enjoying the vibrant student city of Galway.

 

Flexibility

Our business degrees are designed so that you can switch from one Business course to another if you change your mind about what you want to study.  Find out more - download our brochure here.

 

Subject areas

GMIT School of Business offers courses in the following areas:

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Business Information Systems
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance & Economics
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Rural Enterprise & Agri-Business

GMIT’s School of Business is a centre for accounting education in the West of Ireland, with a range of courses that lead to undergraduate, post-graduate and professional accounting qualifications.

 

Real-world Interaction

Our students often comment on the learning and enjoyment they get from the practical projects they undertake as part of their business degree in GMIT.  Typical projects include:

  • Running events for charities
  • Hosting an election debate and mock election with local politicians
  • Preparing a fantasy budget, in advance of the real budget
  • Developing a digital marketing plan for a company

 

Industry Links

GMIT School of Business has close links to industrial, commercial, private and public sector organisations, and has built lasting relationships with all relevant professional bodies.  This ensures our graduates have a smooth and successful transition from college to the world of work.

GMIT School of Business Graduates 2014

What's Happening

Adam Nevin with sponsor Future Insurance

GMIT's School of Business held a special awards ceremony in the Galmont Hotel on Friday 8th November. A select number of graduating business students were presented with sponsored awards, ahead of the main conferring ceremony.

Prof Graham Heaslip, Head of GMIT School of Business

The School of Business is delighted to announce upcoming guest speakers.

Cathal Hanley, Senior Economist with the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission, Tuesday 5th November at 12pm in Room 996

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