Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology - Bachelor's Degree

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) is a 3rd level institute of education, with its main campus located in Galway, Ireland. GMIT offers students Bachelor's and Master's degree programs through its 6 colleges and schools: the College of Tourism and Arts, The Centre for Creative Arts and Media, the School of Business, the School of Engineering, The School of Science, and the National Centre for Excellence in Furniture Design and Technology.

  • Average Tuition GBP 9,000
  • Students 9,000
  • Scholarships Yes

School Description

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology was established in 1972 as the Regional Technical College Galway. The Institute began offering degrees in Hotel and Catering Management in 1977. In 1994, the institute opened two more campuses, the Castlebar campus and a campus at Cluain Mhuire. In1998, the institution officially changed its name to what it is today.

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology has over 7000 students, with 75 different nationalities represented. GMIT offers many clubs and societies for its students to be involved in. These include, Archery Club, Basketball, Computer Society, Engineering Society, Film Making Society, and International Society. GMIT also provides different services for its students that include career services, counseling, and a Chaplaincy that invites students of all faiths, and provides spiritual support.

Bachelor Programs

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Accountancy

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals for the profession or duties of an accountant. The curriculum focuses on the process by which financial information about a business is recorded, classified, summarised, interpreted and communicated

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Advertising

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the creation, execution, transmission, and evaluation of commercial messages in various media intended to promote and sell products, services, and brands; and that prepares individuals to function as advertising assistants, technicians, and managers. Includes instruction in advertising theory, marketing strategy, advertising design and production methods, campaign methods and techniques, media management, related principles of business management, and applicable technical and equipment skills.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Agriculture

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on agriculture and related sciences and that prepare individuals to apply specific knowledge, methods, and techniques to the management and performance of agricultural operations.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Architectural Engineering

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of materials, systems, and methods used to construct and equip buildings intended for human habitation or other purposes.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Architecture

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals for the independent professional practice of architecture and to conduct research in various aspects of the field. Includes instruction in architectural design, history, and theory; building structures and environmental systems; project and site planning; construction; professional responsibilities and standards; and related cultural, social, economic, and environmental issues.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Business

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the general study of business, including the processes of interchanging goods and services (buying, selling and producing), business organization, and accounting as used in profit-making and nonprofit public and private institutions and agencies. The programs may prepare individuals to apply business principles and techniques in various occupational settings.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Business Administration

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Business Economics

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the systematic study of the production, conservation and allocation of resources in conditions of scarcity, together with the organizational frameworks related to these processes. Includes instruction in economic theory, micro- and macroeconomics, comparative economic systems, money and banking systems, international economics, quantitative analytical methods, and applications to specific industries and public policy issues.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Chemical Engineering

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems employing chemical processes, such as chemical reactors, kinetic systems, electrochemical systems, energy conservation processes, heat and mass transfer systems, and separation processes; and the applied analysis of chemical problems such as corrosion, particle abrasion, energy loss, pollution, and fluid mechanics.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Civil Engineering

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of structural, load-bearing, material moving, transportation, water resource, and material control systems; and environmental safety measures.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Computer Science

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on computer theory, computing problems and solutions, and the design of computer systems and user interfaces from a scientific perspective. Includes instruction in the principles of computational science, computer development and programming, and applications to a variety of end-use situations.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Construction Engineering

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific, mathematical, and management principles to the planning, design, and building of facilities and structures. Includes instruction in civil engineering, structural principles, site analysis, computer-assisted design, geology, evaluation and testing, materials, contracting, project management, graphic communications, and applicable laws and regulations.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Design

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program in the applied visual arts that focuses on the general principles and techniques for effectively communicating ideas and information, and packaging products, in digital and other formats to business and consumer audiences, and that may prepare individuals in any of the applied art media.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Finance

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    An integrated or combined program in accounting and finance that prepares individuals to function as accountants and financial managers or analysts.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Fine Arts

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    Any instructional program in fine arts and art studies not listed above.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Graphic Design

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply artistic and computer techniques to the interpretation of technical and commercial concepts. Includes instruction in computer-assisted art and design, printmaking, concepts sketching, technical drawing, color theory, imaging, studio technique, still and life modeling, multimedia applications, communication skills and commercial art business operations.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Information Management

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee
  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Information Technology

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the design of technological information systems, including computing systems, as solutions to business and research data and communications support needs. Includes instruction in the principles of computer hardware and software components, algorithms, databases, telecommunications, user tactics, application testing, and human interface design.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Manufacturing Engineering

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific and mathematical principles to the design, development, and implementation of manufacturing systems. Includes instruction in materials science and engineering, manufacturing processes, process engineering, assembly and product engineering, manufacturing systems design, and manufacturing competitiveness.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Marketing

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals to undertake and manage the process of developing consumer audiences and moving products from producers to consumers. Includes instruction in buyer behavior and dynamics, principle of marketing research, demand analysis, cost-volume and profit relationships, pricing theory, marketing campaign and strategic planning, market segments, advertising methods, sales operations and management, consumer relations, retailing, and applications to specific products and markets.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Mechanical Engineering

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of physical systems used in manufacturing and end-product systems used for specific uses, including machine tools, jigs and other manufacturing equipment; stationary power units and appliances; engines; self-propelled vehicles; housings and containers; hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement; and the integration of computers and remote control with operating systems.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Media Studies

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on how messages in various media are produced, used, and interpreted within and across different contexts, channels, and cultures, and that prepare individuals to apply communication knowledge and skills professionally.

  • Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Old Dublin Rd, Galway, Ireland

    Nursing

    GBP 9,000 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

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  • Minimum incoming IELTS 5.50

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          • 2014-2016, Bachelor of Science in Applied Biology and Biopharmaceutical Science

            Substantial Knowledge...that is what GMIT Offers!

            My experience so far with GMIT has really been amazing...competent lecturers and practical knowledge of what is being taught, unlike a formal university. Constant hands-on experience of what is delivered within the lecture rooms. Hence, equipping the student with sufficient confidence to face the real world in terms of work. I hold a degree in Applied Biology and Biopharmaceutical Science from GMIT.

          • 2008-2010, Ordinary Degree in Busienss Administration and Information Systems

            Very Fruitful and Enjoyable Experience.....

            I graduated from Galway/Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) in 2009. My degree was in Business Administration and information systems. GMIT is an excellent place for learning. Business Programme is a combination between business knowledge that every student needs it in their work and information systems that is core at the moment in any job. Lecturers are very competent, friendly, supportive and they encourage all students to reach their goals and achieve their qualification. GMIT is Highly Recommended......

          • 2003-2007, BSc Science in General Nursing

            Excellent lecturers in a friendly and relaxed environment.

            Did my nursing degree here and it gave me a great basis for the start of my career. Found the lecturers to be friendly and very approachable. All first name basis. Good facilities. Thoroughly enjoyed my four years here!!! Highly recommended.