ATU Mountbellew campus

Courses in agri-business, agri-engineering and agri-science
Mixed grazing by GMIT Moutbellew

ATU Mountbellew

Courses in:

- Agri-Business

- Agri-Engineering

- Agri-Science

Agriculture, food production, and environmental management are some of Ireland’s key industries.

ATU's campus in Mountbellew, Co. Galway, about 30 miles northeast of Galway City, offers degrees at Level 7 and Level 8.

Study Locations

All agricultural degrees are taught between ATU Mountbellew campus and ATU Galway City campus.

Typically, students are based at ATU Mountbellew campus for the first two years, and attend ATU Galway City on selected days per week.

Students then spend Years 3 and 4 at ATU Galway City.

Tractors at GMIT Mountbellew

Working Farm

Students learn on ATU Mountbellew's 169 ha working farm

Farm Facilities

Students benefit greatly from the practical experience gained on the working farm at ATU Mountbellew, which comprises of:

  • Total area 169 ha
  • 80+ cow dairy herd - pedigree Holstein
  • Dry stock: 60 cow suckler herd, 60 unit calf to beef enterprise, sheep flock of 250 ewes
  • 20 ha Forestry
  • Milking parlour
  • State-of-the-art grain store
  • Sheep and cattle housing facilities
  • Handling facilities

ATU Mountbellew
Head of Centre
Edna Curley

Tel: +353 9096 79205
Email: Edna Curley