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: Full-time Courses Commencing September 2021

Make things happen for you in 2021 by choosing to study at GTI. Access our broad range of fantastic facilities, student & career supports, Erasmus+ opportunities, established links to 3rd level & employment progression, along with much more.

With student grants available and NEW courses on offer, APPLY NOW at and view our exciting selection of QQI certified Level 5 & 6 courses across our 10 departments.

Choose a course that's right for you, and Go Further with GTI this September.

GTI Staff Retirements

GTI wishes our two cherished colleagues, Anne Jennings and Mary McGuinness a very happy and well earned retirement. Anne has been a teacher at GTI for 36 years, playing a significant role as a student counsellor, providing project support, along with her key role in social media. Mary has been a teacher at GTI for 24 years, supporting the student voice through her involvement in the student council and her key role in charity fundraising throughout her time at GTI.


GTI Class of 2021

GTI wishes all of our students & staff a relaxing Summer Break. You have done such a fantastic job in adapting to your blended teaching & learning environments this year, with many new and rewarding applied learning projects enabling our students to achieve their goals and develop new transferrable skills. Well done to our students and all that you have achieved during your time at GTI. We wish you every success in your future, and enjoy the well earned break everyone.


Make thing happen for you at GTI in 2021

GTI are delighted to launch our NEW promotional video produced by GK MEdia showcasing the fantastic opportunities that GTI has to offer you in 2021! Many thanks to Garry and his team on doing such a great job. Click HERE to view the video.

GTI's Application System has Re-Opened for 2021-22!

GTI's Application System has now re-opened for 2021-22!

Log on to to view our dynamic range of QQI certified Level 5 & 6 courses across our 10 departments, & Apply Now for full-time courses that will make things happen for you at GTI in 2021.

Return to Onsite Student Activity

The Stakeholders working group met on June 28th 2021, to discuss further reopening of FET activities, to support the Autumn 2021 reopening, ETBI  released Version 2.0 of the FET COVID-19 Procedures Guidelines document which is be consistent with the prevailing public health advice and the advices from the relevant Government departments.The FET overarching guidelines continue to apply.

COVID-19 Notice for Visitors

GTI buildings and carparks remain closed to the public except by appointment.   Visitors must contact reception in advance and book an appointment time.Telephone  091 581342 from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday or email queries to: GTI Visitor Form must be completed before entering the premises. Visitor log must be completed to facilitate contact tracing. Face coverings must be worn and hand sanitising protocols observed.

CIDESCO Virtual Examinations

GTI wishes our Beauty Therapy students the best of luck as they complete virtual CIDESCO practical examinations this week with examiner Nisha Chauthani in India. Well done to all of our students who adapted so well to this new experience, showcasing virtually the beauty techniques they learned at GTI as part of their course.

Miss Earth Ireland Competition- GTI Beauty Graduate

GTI wishes Beauty graduate Sarah Heraghty every success as a finalist in the Miss Earth Ireland competition.

'𝘔𝘪𝘴𝘴 𝘌𝘢𝘳𝘵𝘩 𝘐𝘳𝘦𝘭𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘪𝘴 𝘢𝘯 𝘢𝘯𝘯𝘶𝘢𝘭 𝘦𝘯𝘷𝘪𝘳𝘰𝘯𝘮𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘢𝘭𝘭𝘺 𝘵𝘩𝘦𝘮𝘦𝘥 𝘣𝘦𝘢𝘶𝘵𝘺 𝘱𝘢𝘨𝘦𝘢𝘯𝘵 𝘸𝘩𝘪𝘤𝘩 𝘴𝘦𝘭𝘦𝘤𝘵𝘴 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘐𝘳𝘪𝘴𝘩 𝘳𝘦𝘱𝘳𝘦𝘴𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘷𝘦 𝘧𝘰𝘳 𝘔𝘪𝘴𝘴 𝘌𝘢𝘳𝘵𝘩, 𝘰𝘯𝘦 𝘰𝘧 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘣𝘪𝘨𝘨𝘦𝘴𝘵 𝘪𝘯𝘵𝘦𝘳𝘯𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯𝘢𝘭 𝘱𝘢𝘨𝘦𝘢𝘯𝘵𝘴 𝘪𝘯 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘸𝘰𝘳𝘭𝘥. 𝘛𝘩𝘦 𝘤𝘰𝘮𝘱𝘦𝘵𝘪𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘴𝘵𝘳𝘪𝘷𝘦𝘴 𝘵𝘰 𝘱𝘳𝘰𝘮𝘰𝘵𝘦 𝘦𝘯𝘷𝘪𝘳𝘰𝘯𝘮𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘢𝘭 𝘢𝘸𝘢𝘳𝘦𝘯𝘦𝘴𝘴, 𝘤𝘰𝘯𝘴𝘦𝘳𝘷𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯, 𝘴𝘶𝘴𝘵𝘢𝘪𝘯𝘢𝘣𝘪𝘭𝘪𝘵𝘺 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘴𝘰𝘤𝘪𝘢𝘭 𝘳𝘦𝘴𝘱𝘰𝘯𝘴𝘪𝘣𝘪𝘭𝘪𝘵𝘺'.

Such a fantastic achievement. Best of luck Sarah from all at GTI.

GTI Art + Design Showcase Website

Check out the GTI 𝗔𝗿𝘁 & 𝗗𝗲𝘀𝗶𝗴𝗻 Showcase website HERE to browse a selection of the fantastic work produced by our talented Level 5 & 6 Art students this year. You have all done such a super job, showing a real determination in working from your blended learning environments this year to achieve your goals. Well done everyone and we wish you every success in your future endeavors.