GMIT Letterfrack

The National Centre for Excellence in Furniture Design and Technology

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 with an exceptional record of employment upon graduation.

 

Open Day

GMIT Letterfrack will host a Virtual Open Day on Saturday March 27th from 11am - 1pm for prospective students and their families to tune in.

You can register your place at the GMIT Letterfrack Virtual Open Day at openday.gmit.ie

 

Furniture Industry Programmes - NEW Course Structure

All furniture industry programmes (see list below) have a common first year.

So, if you are unsure of which path to choose, please select the Common Entry programme GA974 (level 7) or GA984 (Level 8).

You will then be introduced to the three pathways during your first year, and can then make your specific programme choice for second-year.

You can find further information on each of these programmes in our Programme Brochure (PDF 3.73MB).

Level 8 Level 7
GA984 BSc (Hons) Furniture Design, Making and Technology - Common Entry

GA974 BSc Furniture Design, Making and Technology - Common Entry

GA981 BSc (Hons) Furniture Design and Manufacture  

GA970 BSc Furniture Design and Manufacture

GA982 BSc (Hons) Furniture Making and Architectural Woodworking  

GA971 BSc Furniture Making and Architectural Woodworking

 GA983 BSc (Hons) Furniture and Digital Manufacturing 

GA973 BSc Furniture and Digital Manufacturing

 

Teacher Education degree

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

GA980 BSc (Hons) Education (Design Graphics and Construction)

 

Exhibitions

We would like to invite you to view our most recent Student Furniture Exhibitions here:

Cruthú (2019)    

Aura (2018) 

Imagination (2017

 

More information

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GMIT Letterfrack Campus Tour

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Latest News

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.