GMIT Letterfrack

The National Centre for Excellence in Furniture Design and Technology

GMIT Letterfrack

GMIT Letterfrack is the National Centre of Excellence for Furniture Design and Wood Technology and has been synonymous with the study of furniture design, making and technology since 1987.

 

New Course Structure

From September 2020 we are offering a new course structure.

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

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

  1. Furniture Design and Manufacture
  2. Furniture Making and Architectural Woodworking
  3. 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

Maria Staunton, Manager of the EMPOWER programme, delivered in GMIT’s Innovation Hubs in Galway and Mayo, and shortly to be rolled out in iHubs in Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal through the Connacht-Ulster Alliance (CUA) institutes of GMIT, IT Sligo and Letterkenny IT.

EMPOWER, the women’s entrepreneurship programme delivered in GMIT’s Innovation Hubs to women in Galway, Mayo and Roscommon, has been allocated over €300,000 in funding to extend delivery of the successful programme to counties Sligo, Donegal and Leitrim.

The Presidents of GMIT, IT Sligo and Letterkenny IT (Connacht-Ulster Alliance) welcome the announcement today (9 October 2019) by the Minister of State for Higher Education, Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD, of an increase of over €153 million for tertiary education including a multi-annual fund of €90