GMIT Letterfrack

The National Centre for Excellence in Furniture Design and Technology

GMIT Letterfrack

GMIT Letterfrack is the National Centre for Excellence in Furniture Design and Technology. Due to our reputation and award-winning students, our graduates are highly sought after within the industry and boast a 100% employment record upon graduation. Please see below for our suite of programmes on offer at GMIT Letterfrack.

 

New Course Structure

From September 2020 we are offering a new course structure.

Students apply for a common first year, the BSc in Furniture Design, Making and Technology (GA974/GA984).

After year one, students choose their preferred degree option from the following:

- Furniture Design and Manufacture
- Furniture Making and Architectural Woodworking
- Furniture and Digital Manufacturing

 

Teacher Education

GMIT Letterfrack also offer an Honours degree in Teacher Education (Construction Studies and DCG)

 

About GMIT Letterfrack

Our graduates are recognised for their innovative, creative and responsive approach to projects. They frequently win and feature in shortlists for national and international awards.

Find out where our graduates are, and what career paths they chose - download our Graduate Profiles.

Download our Newsletter capturing some of the events, collaborations and awards the Students of GMIT Letterfrack were involved with last year.

Find out more about studying at GMIT Letterfrack.

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Latest News

Dr Seán Duffy who has been appointed Executive Project Lead of the Connacht-Ulster Alliance (CUA), a project seeking Technological University (TU) for West & North-West of Ireland.

The Presidents of the Connacht-Ulster Alliance (CUA) of GMIT, IT Sligo and Letterkenny IT welcome the appointment of Dr Seán Duffy to the position of CUA Executive Project Lead as the alliance proceeds towards becoming a Technological University (TU) for the West and North-west of Ireland.

L to R: Maura Lyons, Critical Care Audit Nurse; Leonie Cullen, Clinical Nurse Manager 2, ICU; Deirdre Killeen, Services Department, GUH;  Caroline Miskell, Clinical Nurse Manager 2, ICU; Gerard MacMichael, Head of School of Engineering GMIT, Dr Brian De Souza, GMIT Project Visor co-lead and lecturer in the GMIT Dept of Mechanical Engineering, and Ann Conroy, Clinical Nurse Manager 3, ICU. [Photo: Mike Shaughnessy]

While the campus doors may be closed, the work goes on.  Over the last eleven short weeks, GMIT staff have been challenged in exceptional ways.  Whilst having to adapt to new ways of teaching and assessing online, they have also been engaged in the background supporting the fight against COVID-19