What is the Access Programmes approach?

NUI Galway’s Access Programmes provide an opportunity for students who are generally under-represented at third level to progress to University. Access programmes are designed to provide a supportive educational environment which prepare students academically and personally for an undergraduate programme at third level. NUI Galway currently deliver a number of Access programmes for school leavers (22 or under) and mature students (23 or above) on campus in NUI Galway, as well as in our Outreach centres in St. Angela’s College, Sligo and the Ballinasloe College of Further Education.

If after reviewing the information here and in the Access Diploma Programmes Guide 2020, you would like to leave details so as to be invited to Information Evenings please leave your details here in the Expression of Interest Form

Access Programme for School Leavers

For more information on the Access Programme for School Leavers (NUI Galway Campus)

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Access Programme for Mature Student

For more information on the Mature Students on Access Programme (NUI Galway Campus)

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Ballinasloe Access Programme

For more information on the Ballinasloe Access Programme (Outreach Centre)

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St. Angela's Access Programme

For more information on the St. Angela's Access Programme

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Downloads

  • Mature Students Guide 2020

    Mature Students Guide 2020 PDF (16MB)

  • Access Diploma Programmes Guide 2020

    Access Diploma Programmes Guide 2020 PDF (16MB)

  • QQI

    QQI PDF (16 MB)