Department of Civil, Construction & Mineral

Department of Civil, Construction & Mineral

You’re passionate about our built environment, and its impact on our natural environment. You’re an advocate of sustainable living on our planet and want to increase your understanding of how to blend human need for infrastructure, housing, industrial development, and water and energy resources within an ethical, environmentally responsible framework. You want a qualification accredited by Engineers Ireland.

At the Department of Civil, Construction and Mineral Engineering, our highly qualified staff combine their extensive industry experience with our purpose-built, state-of-the-art Faculty building and laboratories, to equip you for a well-paid, fulfilling career in this vital industry. Our courses have been developed with the specific needs of industry employers in mind, and we are one of the few Irish IoTs to offer Honours programmes to meet the changing demands of the global construction industry.


Contact Department of Civil, Construction & Mineral

Head of Department
Joe Lawless

Email: jlawless@ait.ie

Telephone: (090) 6471824

Room number: X307

Building: Engineering

Department Secretary
Caroline Downes

Email: cdownes@ait.ie

Telephone: (090) 6468186

Building: Engineering

Department Secretary in Trades
Nuala Doyle

Email: ndoyle@ait.ie

Telephone: (090) 6483060

Faculty of Civil, Construction & Mineral News

Executive MBA Scholarship Opportunities at Athlone Institute of Technology Now Available for all Gaelic Players Association Members

23 Apr

Returning to Higher Education as a Mature Student - Clare Browne

04 Apr

AIT Announce a Full Fees Scholarship to their Executive MBA Programme

26 Mar

AIT Students Raise €1,100 for the Amazing Grace Trust.

23 Mar

Marist College triumph at CanSat Regional Final at AIT

22 Mar

‘‘Always strive to achieve your dreams, however big or small. With a lot of hard work and perseverance anything is possible.’’ - Cathy Brougham, Lecturer in Science

08 Mar