College of Tourism & Arts

GMIT Galway International Hotel School

GMIT Galway International Hotel School students

GMIT Galway International Hotel School is based in GMIT's Galway City campus, overlooking Galway Bay and within easy reach of Galway city centre.

GMIT was the first college in Ireland to offer a degree in Hotel Management, and has been designated as a "Centre of Excellence" for culinary education by Failte Ireland.

 

Courses 

GMIT Galway International Hotel School offers courses in the following areas:

  • Culinary Arts
  • Culinary & Gastronomic Sciences
  • Event Management & PR
  • Food Innovation & Enterprise
  • Heritage
  • Hotel & Hospitality Studies
  • International Hotel Management
  • International Tourism
  • Retail

 

Work Placements

All our courses include at least one work placement, ensuring we prepare our students for a rewarding career with international job prospects. 

 

Industry Links

The Links Office manages all aspects of industry partnership for GMIT Galway International Hotel School. This includes:

  • Work placements
  • Graduate opportunities
  • Alumni relations
  • Annual Careers Fair

 

Note for students: Details of first year college fees can be viewed right here.

 

Contact us today!

Cait Noone
Head of School

Email: Cait Noone
Phone: +353 (0)91 742236

Jacinta Dalton
Head of Department of Culinary Arts & Services Industries
Email: Jacinta Dalton
Phone: +353 (0)91 742320

Diarmuid Ó Conghaile
Head of the Department of Heritage & Tourism, Humanities, Applied Languages & Communications

Email: Diarmuid Ó Conghaile
Phone: +353 (0)91 742232

GMIT Galway International Hotel School Office:

Michelle Healy
Phone: +353 (0)91 742209

Clare Divilly
Phone: +353 (0)91 742183

GIHS Open Day Activities

What's Happening

GMIT Galway International Hotel School Careers Fair 2018

On Wednesday, 7 March, 2018, Galway International Hotel School will host it’s annual Careers Fair in the New Reception Foyer of GMIT Galway campus, Dublin Road, Galway from 1.30pm to 4pm.

GMIT Eurocatering website

"Eurocatering", a free website that provides training in 12 languages for the hospitality sector, and was developed in conjunction with GMIT, has been placed #30 in the top 100 Language Industry Awards 2017! 

Latest News

Street and road view of the new extension to the GMIT iHub

GMIT President, Dr Fergal Barry, welcomes the decision by Galway City Council to grant planning permission for a substantial extension to the Innovation Hub building at the Galway (Dublin Road) campus.

One of the works in the exhibition - a tempera portrait of 'Sue Heap' by Benita Stoney.

GMIT Mayo is delighted to host Aluminium, a show of work by GMIT alumni of the part-time BA in Art and Design programme, opening on Friday 27 April from 6 to 8 pm in St Mary’s Hall on campus.