GMIT Mountbellew campus

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

GMIT Mountbellew

Courses in:

- Agri-Business

- Agri-Engineering

- Agri-Science

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

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

Study Locations

All agricultural degrees are taught between GMIT Mountbellew Campus and GMIT Galway Campus.

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

Students then spend Years 3 and 4 at GMIT Galway campus.

Tractors at GMIT Mountbellew

Working Farm

Students learn on GMIT Mountbellew's 169ha working farm

Farm Facilities

Students benefit greatly from the practical experience gained on the working farm at GMIT 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

GMIT Mountbellew
Head of Centre
Edna Curley

Tel: +353 9096 79205
Email: Edna Curley