Galway Technical Institute

Full-Time Courses

Full-time QQI-certified day courses in business, health, beauty, computing, engineering, art/design, and sport/leisure.


Part-Time Courses

Part-time QQI-certified courses in Applied Health & Social Sciences, Art & Design, Business, Media, Fashion, Hairdressing & Beauty, Computing & Engineering and Sport & General Studies.


APPLY NOW - Tertiary Business Degree


Gain the knowledge and insights you need to succeed in the dynamic world of business with our Tertiary Business Degree in conjunction with Atlantic Technological University.

Embark on a higher education journey in a further education setting in GTI (GRETB) for first year, and then progress on to the ATU campus of choice upon successful completion of the initial year. Commencing Autumn 2024.


Full-time Applications Open - Second Round

GTI's Applications System is currently OPEN for Second Round Applications!

Browse our extensive range of over 50 full-time programmes commencing this September and APPLY NOW at

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GTI - CISCO Networking Partner



GTI is pleased to announce that it is  a CISCO Networking Partner and offers a CISCO certified Introduction to Cyber Security as part of the Programming & Software Development course.

Connect with GTI

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GTI Awarded Erasmus+ Accreditation & Excellence Label

GTI are delighted to have been awarded Erasmus+ Accreditation and also the Excellence Label under the New Erasmus+ Programme.


50,000 extra places in Further Education and Training

Further Education Minister Simon Harris granted an additional 50,000 places in further education and training courses in 2021, including apprenticeships, traineeships and post-leaving cert courses. These additional places focus on 𝐢𝐧𝐜𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐝𝐢𝐠𝐢𝐭𝐚𝐥 𝐬𝐤𝐢𝐥𝐥𝐬 & preparing the workforce for the green economy, and "𝐡𝐞𝐥𝐩𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐭𝐨 𝐮𝐩-𝐬𝐤𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐩𝐞𝐨𝐩𝐥𝐞 𝐚𝐟𝐟𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐛𝐲 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐩𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐦𝐢𝐜". Read the full article here ( Irish Examiner 10/1/21)

Further Education Graduates Rated Highly By Employers

In an article in the Irish Times March 2019- Graduates from apprenticeships and Post-Leaving Cert (PLC) courses are rated as highly as graduates from universities and third-level colleges, according to a major new study.

The findings are contained in a survey of more than 700 employers carried out last year by education authorities, which is due to be published soon.