Irish Centres: Galway – GMIT

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT)

GMIT is a modern campus with excellent facilities for students to use. Residential accommodation is just across the road in Glasan Student Village.

Alongside its busy, cosmopolitan city centre, Galway is a beautiful seaside location with beaches and a long promenade to enjoy


  • In Glasan Student Village, across the road from GMIT

  • Apartment -style

  • One twin en-suite room, and two single rooms with a shared bathroom

  • Shared living, kitchen area in each apartment


  • Well-equipped classrooms

  • Canteen

  • Indoor sports hall

  • Volleyball and football pitches


  • Galway is on the west coast of Ireland

  • 2.5 hours from Dublin

  • Nearest airport is Dublin airport

  • GMIT is 10 minutes by bus from Galway city centre


10-17 years


15 hours per week


300 students

Class size

Maximum 15 students

Transfer Time

Dublin Airport  2.5 hours by coach. ShannonAirport 1 hours 


Orientation Tour, Traditional Sports, Walking Tours, Art & Crafts Work shops, Conversation club, Disco, Talent Show & Museums/Gallery Visits


FD to Dublin & Lahinch & Cliffs of Moher


MLI Wrist Bands, Student Handbooks, Risk Assessments, Road Safety Cards, First Aid trained staff, dedicated welfare office & 24 hour care

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What’s it like to study at MLI

  • Warm and friendly staff who have been trained to look after you the MLI way
  • Students will have a placements on the first morning to decided which class they attend.
  • You will have the chance to mix with international students
  • Specially designed activity programme to make sure you have fun, and experience local culture.
  • There is a end of course graduation ceremony when students will receive their certificates

A Typical Day at MLI

  • 08.00-09.00: Breakfast
  • 09.00- 10.30: Lesson 1
  • 10.30- 11.00: Break time
  • 11.00-12.30: Lesson 2
  • 12.30-14.00: Lunch time
  • 14.00-17.30: Afternoon Activity
  • 17.30:19.00: Free time
  • 19.00-20.00: Evening Meal
  • 20.30-22.00:Evening activity
  • 22.30: Lights out