Established in 1972
"At GMIT they develop life-long learning opportunities through their teaching and research, by supporting regional development consistent with national higher education policy."
Learning is and will be the core activity of the Institute, bringing students, staff and the region together to share, apply, test and create knowledge;
GMIT will continue to develop as a regional organisation with an international focus committed to the personal and professional enrichment of its students, the needs of its region, national priorities and global opportunities;
GMIT will both shape and respond to the perspectives and expectations of its stakeholders and will work in collaboration with them to meet their needs;
GMIT will be an organisation characterised by its flexibility, creativity, responsiveness and a capacity to adapt.