Engineering - Building Information Modelling

Galway-Mayo IT - Galway


Course Name Engineering - Building Information Modelling
Course Provider Galway-Mayo IT - Galway
Course Code 109164 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Galway Mayo Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters HDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Applications for September 2021 open on April 06th
Application Date Application Process

Online applications open on 06th April 2021 for September commencement.

How to Apply

***Applications can be made online at, please select application type L8***.

If you have any queries on this please email

Closing Date for Applications
Friday 30th August 2021.
Duration 2 Years


The full 60 credit programme is completed over two calendar years.

This online, blended learning programme consists of 75% online and 25% face-to-face delivery.

The two mandatory modules, BIM Collaboration and BIM Virtual Modelling Fundamentals and the suite of electives, will be delivered with face-to-face workshops and online lectures.

The 30-credit Research Project module will be delivered 100% online - 3 workshops online and individual supervision.
Course Fee See Application Form for Fees per module. Total Fee 5,000 Euros.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+To qualify for entry to this programme an applicant must hold a relevant Level 7 qualification or equivalent in a cognate area within the construction and built environment industry. Applications will also be accepted from mature applicants who have ...

Number of Places 30

30% funding is available from the Construction IT Alliance (CitA). see link below. GMIT has 20 funded places available for this coourse. This is available for companies and sole traders who are CitA members (if they are not already members anyone can join for a fee of €50).
Course Content

Expand+Building Information Modelling (BIM) is an innovative new approach to building design, construction, and management.

BIM has changed the way industry professionals worldwide think about how technology can be applied to building design, constructio...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Modules undertaken are:

BIM Virtual Modelling Fundamentals (10 Credits) - CIVE08051 - Mandatory

Building Information Modelling Collaboration (10 Credits) - CIVE08056 - Mandatory - Must have completed CIVE08051

Building Information Modelling...

Further Enquiries Gerard Nicholson,
Programme Co-ordinator
Dublin Road Galway
Phone: + 353 (0)91 742146

Department of Graduate Studies and Professional Development
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