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 hosted their spring virtual open day on Saturday March 27th, to catch up on all the presentations, Q&A’s  and programme information please go to:

Past Events - GMIT Virtual Open Day

 

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

Pictured at the launch of the 2021 Connacht Rugby/GMIT Summer Talent Programme is President of Connacht Rugby Ann Heneghan (centre right) and GMIT President Dr Orla Flynn (centre) with members of the 2021 Summer Talent Programme. [Photo: Ryan Byrne, INPHO.]

Connacht Rugby in conjunction with Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) are delighted to announce a Summer Talent Programme as part of a new agreement between the two organisations.

Dr Eugene McCarthy, GMIT Department of Analytical, Biopharmaceutical & Medical Science.

GMIT’s School of Science and Computing has launched five exciting new Master of Science programmes commencing September 2021; the MSc in Sport and Clinical Biomechanics, MSc in Nutrition and Sensory Science, MSc in Medical Science, MSc in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing and the MSc in Internation