GMIT Business students in Cafe Foyer

School of Business

Choose from a wide range of business courses at GMIT Galway campus

Business is one of the most popular degree choices in Ireland due to the exciting and varied career options available to graduates.

With a wide range of courses on offer at undergraduate and post-graduate level, business students in GMIT have embraced the flexibility a degree in Business offers, all while enjoying the vibrant student city of Galway.

Our business degrees are designed so that you can switch from one Business course to another if you change your mind about what you want to study.  Find out more - download our school brochure below

School of Business Brochure (PDF, 2.18MB)

Subject Areas

GMIT School of Business offers courses in the following areas:

  • Accounting

  • Business

  • Business Information Systems

  • Entrepreneurship

  • Finance & Economics

  • Human Resource Management

  • Marketing & Sales

  • Rural Enterprise & Agri-Business

GMIT’s School of Business is a centre for accounting education in the West of Ireland, with a range of courses that lead to undergraduate, post-graduate and professional accounting qualifications.

Real-world Interaction

Our students often comment on the learning and enjoyment they get from the practical projects they undertake as part of their business degree in GMIT. Typical projects include:

  • Running events for charities

  • Hosting an election debate and mock election with local politicians

  • Preparing a fantasy budget, in advance of the real budget

  • Developing a digital marketing plan for a company

Industry Links

GMIT School of Business has close links to industrial, commercial, private and public sector organisations, and has built lasting relationships with all relevant professional bodies.  This ensures our graduates have a smooth and successful transition from college to the world of work.

Departments in the School of Business

School of Business Graduates

Interested in earning a Business degree? Get in touch! We would love to hear from you.

Dr George Onofrei
Head of School of Business
Tel: +353 (0)91 742749 
Email: George Onofrei                                                                                

Eamon Walsh
Head of Department of Enterprise and Technology
Phone: +353 (0)91 74 2559
Email: Eamon Walsh

Deirdre Lusby
Head of Department for Business and Accounting
Tel: +353 (0)91 742222
Email: Deirdre Lusby

Michael Gill
Head of Department of Organisational Development
Tel: +353 (0)94 9043174
Email: Michael Gill

General Enquiries

Tel: +353 (0)91 742749

Email: Jackie Walsh

Email: Laura Mc Tigue

Our address is:

School of Business
GMIT Galway Campus
Dublin Road,
Galway, Ireland, H91 TRNW