Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT)
Galway Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) is a Higher education institute based on the West coast of Ireland with four college campuses. GMITs’ Marine and Freshwater Research Centre houses both academic staff, postgraduate students and researchers. GMIT is heavily focused in industry based research and development within three main research themes with focus around fisheries and aquaculture: Enabling sustainability, conserving biodiversity & improving productivity.
GMITs’ scientists attract substantial competitive funding for research activities from industry and a diverse range of National and European programmes. GMITs’ clients and collaborators include International organisations and agencies, National agencies, Industry and national NGOs.