GMIT Letterfrack

The National Centre for Excellence in Furniture Design and Technology

GMIT Letterfrack

GMIT Letterfrack campus is the National Centre of Excellence for Furniture Design and Wood Technology.

It has been synonymous with the study of furniture design since 1987.

We offer honours degrees specialising in:

  • Furniture design and manufacture
  • Furniture and wood technology
  • Teacher education (construction studies and DCG)

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.  Download our NEW Graduate Profile brochure here to find out where our graduates are, and what career paths they chose (PDF, 4.74MB)

Find out more about studying at GMIT Letterfrack.

GMIT Letterfrack Campus Tour

Latest News

L to R: Barry Comerford, CEO, Cambus Medical; Aisling Nolan, General Manager, Mergon International; Dr Austin Hanley, Dean of Engineering and Informatics at AIT; Denise Carthy, Manufacturing and Polymer Apprenticeship Manager, Ibec; and Gerard Mac Michael, Head of Engineering School, GMIT.

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) and Ibec are pleased to announce two new manufacturing apprenticeship programmes – a three-year Bachelor of Engineering in Manufacturing Engineering and a two-year National Certificate in Manufacturing Engineering.

Occasional Table in ash and glass by Kieran McNeely, Achill Island, Co Mayo

Over 50 unique furniture pieces designed and made by degree students in GMIT Letterfrack opened to the public in the campus gallery today (Wednesday, 14 June).