GTI Open Day

January 26, 2018


GTI Open Day

Galway Technical Institute (GTI) Open Day will take place on Tuesday 6 March from 10am to 4pm. This is your opportunity to explore the college and find out about the exciting job driven courses on offer and to participate in events throughout the college. Lots of activities will be happening to show you how learning takes place at GTI. Practical jobs focused training is at the core of teaching. GTI is committed to providing skills for the current economy and maintaining its strong industry links so students are learning to apply their skills to the job force and gain direct career opportunities. During Open Day be sure to check out the state- of -the art facilities in all departments. You will be able to chat with current students and teachers about the different courses on offer within each department and get a genuine sense of what makes GTI such a success. Our aim is to equip each individual with the essential tools, skills and knowledge for the job market today and into the future. Progression to Third Level education is very strong at GTI with 60% of students being offered a place in colleges including NUIG, GMIT, AIT, LIT and IT Sligo. NUIG have recently announced an increase from 60 to 170 places for PLC students across the 5 colleges that make up the University. GTI welcomes both school leavers and mature learners who wish to retrain or up skill.

GTI offers 55 courses across 10 departments with 13 new courses launching for 2018/2019. New courses include Special Needs Assisting, Sports & Physical Therapy, Legal Studies, Business Accounting, Event Operations & Security Services, Hairdressing with Make-up, Hairdressing with Barbering, Electronic Technology & Software Development & Mechatronics. Fashion enthusiasts will have the opportunity to view some of the highly creative designs and styling photo shoots from the talented current crop of emerging talent within GTI Fashion studio, located at Claddagh House, a one minute walk from the main GTI campus. Enjoy a sneak preview of what to expect at the GTI Fashion Showcase, an annual Fashion Event that starts on the week beginning Monday 23th April.
GTI students and teachers are looking forward to welcoming you on Open Day. For more information on all events taking place on Open Day, to view the full prospectus and to apply online, please visit

Galway Technical Institute,
Father Griffin Rd,

Phone: 091 581342
Email :

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