Galway International Hotel School

Courses in hospitality, culinary arts, tourism, events, retail, heritage and humanities

GMIT Hotel School work placement locations

GMIT Galway International Hotel School provides global oppotunities for its students.

Our students take part in European competitions, work or study abroad, and learn languages.

So whether you want to be a chef, a hotel manager, or work in retail, tourism or heritage, the world is your oyster with a qualification from GMIT.

 

***Important update for all Galway International Hotel School students re: September 2020***

Find out your start dates, how many days you will need to be on-campus and more.

Notice for students re: 2020/21 Academic Year (11 September, 2020)

Find out what days you will need to be on campus (24 August, 2020)

 

What our students say

“My passion for food and cooking has now become my career”
- Aisling Rock, Higher Certificate in Culinary Arts – winner of European Young Chef 2018

“I spent a semester in Spain as part of the Erasmus+ Programme, challenging myself and improving my level of Spanish.”
Sara Foscaro, BB (Honours) International Tourism Management

“The course gave me the opportunity to study modules such as archaeology, folklore, Irish music and German.”
Ciara O’Toole, BA (Honours) Heritage Studies

 

More information

Download our brochure here - for all you need to know about our courses, work placements and more (PDF, 5.5MB). 

Read our Tourism Times school newsletters which feature student and staff stories, events, and updates on our work and progress throughout the year.

 

Note for students: Details of first year college fees can be viewed right here (PDF, 381KB)

 

Contact us today!

Cait Noone
Head of School

Email: Cait Noone
Phone: +353 (0)91 742236

Jacinta Dalton
Head of Department of Culinary Arts & Services Industries
Email: Jacinta Dalton
Phone: +353 (0)91 742320

Diarmuid Ó Conghaile
Head of Department of Heritage & Tourism, Humanities, Applied Languages & Communications

Email: Diarmuid Ó Conghaile
Phone: +353 (0)91 742232

GMIT Galway International Hotel School Office:
Suzanne O Gorman
Phone: +353 (0)91 742209
Email: gihs@gmit.ie

Careers Day 2019 - GMIT Galway International Hotel School

What's Happening

Orla Flynn GMIT with Glenn Vollebregt CEO at SLC

On 25th June, 2020, a second articulation agreement was signed virtually by Dr Orla Flynn, President of Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) and Glenn Vollebregt, President and CEO of St. Lawrence College (SLC). 

Latest News

Dr Seán Duignan, Head of the GMIT Dept of Computer Science & Applied Physics.

GMIT is delighted to be a partner in hosting DojoMór2020, an exciting and fun online coding event for young people aged 7 to 17, where in one day (Saturday 24 October 2020), right across Ireland, they learn to create a simple game, build a website, and programme some electronics.

GMIT’s Dr Cormac Quigley, Co-Chair of the National Conference Committee, SURE Network.

GMIT, as part of the Science Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Network, is delighted to host the third annual SURE Conference (SURE2020) which will go live on https://forms.gle/oVjzyhrPPeH3c9rj9 on Friday, 16 October, 2020 in association wi