School of Science and Computing

A broad range of courses with a strong emphasis on practical skills.

GMIT students in science lab

GMIT's School of Science and Computing offers a broad range of undergraduate degree programmes, and is comprised of three departments:

Department of Biopharmaceutical & Medical Science

Department of Computer Science & Applied Physics

Department of Natural Sciences

 

We place a strong emphasis on active investigation, giving students the opportunity to acquire research skills through practical projects and work placements.

This style of learning helps in developing graduate skills and attributes that are attractive to employers. 

Read more about studying Science at GMIT.

 

Work Placements

Are you interested in taking a GMIT Science student on Work Placement? Click here for opportunities.

 

***Important update for all School of Science and Computing students re: September 2020***

Find out your start dates, how many days you will need to be on-campus and more.

Notice for students re: 2020/21 Academic Year (18 September, 2020)

Find out what days you will need to be on campus (18 September, 2020)

What's Happening

Dr Debbie Corcoran

Researchers Dr Debbie Corcoran, Dr Sheila Faherty and Sandy Bakankio BSc, Department of Biopharmaceutical and Medical Science, GMIT, in collaboration with members of the HSE’s national Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control team (AMRIC) - surveillance scientist Maria Molloy and Communicat

Dr Lisa Ryan, GMIT

(Interview with Dr Lisa Ryan, Department of Natural Sciences, GMIT)

Latest News

Dr Seán Duignan, Head of the GMIT Dept of Computer Science & Applied Physics.

GMIT is delighted to be a partner in hosting DojoMór2020, an exciting and fun online coding event for young people aged 7 to 17, where in one day (Saturday 24 October 2020), right across Ireland, they learn to create a simple game, build a website, and programme some electronics.

GMIT’s Dr Cormac Quigley, Co-Chair of the National Conference Committee, SURE Network.

GMIT, as part of the Science Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Network, is delighted to host the third annual SURE Conference (SURE2020) which will go live on https://forms.gle/oVjzyhrPPeH3c9rj9 on Friday, 16 October, 2020 in association wi