ATU Connemara is an educational partnership between Connemara West and Atlantic Technological University, employing more than 40 full-time, part-time and visiting staff. The Connemara campus is the National Centre of Excellence in Furniture Design and Technology, synonymous with the study of furniture design since 1987. The college offers honours degrees in furniture design and manufacture; furniture and wood technology, and teacher education in construction studies and Design and Computer Graphics. Its facilities include workrooms, machine halls, drawing studios, computer suites, lecture theatres, library and laboratories.
Connemara West plc supplies support systems for ATU Connemara and works with the college to develop facilities for students and staff.