Coronavirus

Updates and advice on Coronavirus from GMIT

GMIT Coronavirus updates and advice

GMIT will be closed until 19 April, 2020 in line with the advice of the National Public Health Emergency Team. 

Physical classes will not be held during this closure.

GMIT campuses and buildings will remain open to essential staff only

Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for students and staff below, and also check our Coronavirus advice and resources pages for further information. 

The safety and wellbeing of our community is our priority. We continue to follow the advice of the HSE, the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and Department of Education and Skills about ongoing protective measures against the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Dr Orla Flynn, President of GMIT.

GMIT welcomed the arrival of Dr Orla Flynn as President of GMIT on 18 March in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Dr Seamus Lennon (left), Acting Assistant Registrar, GMIT, and Brian Murphy, Assistant National Director, Strategic Planning, HSE, at the GMIT Contact Tracing Centre in the Dublin Road campus’ IT Centre.

GMIT staff commenced work today (Monday 30 March) as contract tracing volunteers in a newly established Contact Tracing Centre in the Dublin Road (Galway) campus, set up in partnership with the Health Service Executive (HSE).  Work is also ongoing to operate another Contact Tracing Centre in the