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About NUI Galway
About NUI Galway
Since 1845, NUI Galway has been sharing the highest quality teaching and research with Ireland and the world. Find out what makes our University so special – from our distinguished history to the latest news and campus developments.
Colleges & Schools
Colleges & Schools
NUI Galway has earned international recognition as a research-led university with a commitment to top quality teaching across a range of key areas of expertise.
- Research & Innovation
- Business & Industry
- Alumni, Friends & Supporters
At NUI Galway, we believe that the best learning takes place when you apply what you learn in a real world context. That's why many of our courses include work placements or community projects.
Academic Year 2020/2021
Welcome to NUI Galway! Before you begin your academic year, you will need to be fully registered with the University, please watch this short video on how to register. Online Registration opens in late August/early September via: www.nuigalway.ie/registration.
Upload a Photo for your Student Identity Card
Online Registration is where you will be able to register for your course online. In advance of this, please login to our Student Portal and upload a photo which will be used for your Student ID card. Before you upload a photo, please check the guidelines for photo size etc. Student ID cards cannot be issued unless photos uploaded strictly adhere to these guidelines. All photos must be uploaded before 25th September 2020.
Online Registration Guide
Download our Adult Learning Online Registration Guide for tips on how to register!
How to Login to the Student Portal.
- Your Username (Student ID number) is your 8 digit CRM or OAS application number
- Your temporary password is galwayddmm*
*Your temporary Activation Password galwayDDMM (the word galway followed by the date and month from your Date of Birth e.g. If your date of birth is the 9th of November your temporary activation password is galway0911).
You will see 3 tabs at the top.
- Select the "Profile" tab
- Select the "Upload Photo" button.
If you cannot upload a photo or you have uploaded it incorrectly, please email your photo as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include your student ID number in the email or your photo cannot be applied to the system.
Welcome back to the next year of your course!
Register online and select modules where appropriate before the 25th September 2020. Registration dates will be provided to you by your course administrator and you will find start dates and contact information at the end of this page.
Student ID Cards previously issued to current students will remain your ID card for the duration of your course at NUI Galway. Contact the Student Registry Helpdesk regarding replacement ID cards and contact your course administrator if you have any further queries.
Past Students of NUI Galway
If you are a past student of this University, please note that it is NUI Galway policy to retain your full student history under your first (or old) NUI Galway ID number. You will therefore be required to register using your existing NUI Galway student number (please do not register using your OAS/CRM application number). There are, unfortunately, implications for your student account if you register under the wrong number.
Welcome back to your course! Registration will open for students who completed repeat exams on the 17th September 2020. Register online and select modules where appropriate. Student ID Cards previously issued to current students will remain your ID card for the duration of your course at NUI Galway. Contact the Student Registry Helpdesk regarding replacement ID cards and contact your course administrator if you have any further queries.
Course Specific Information
|Course Information 2020/21||2020 Start Dates||Further Information|
|Masters in Adult Learning & Development||Septemberemail@example.com|
|Masters in Adult Teaching & Learning||Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Masters in Early Childhood Studies||Septemberemail@example.com|
|Masters in Leadership Development||Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|BA in Training & Education (YR 1)||1st Octoberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Change Management||19th Octoberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Learning and Development||9th Octoberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Technology Enhanced Learning||16th Octoberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|BA in Community, Youth & Family Studies (YR 1)||28th Septemberemail@example.com
|BA in Early Childhood Studies (YR 1)||12th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|BA in Social Care||TBCemail@example.com|
|BSc Science & Technology Studies||19th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Operations Engineering||28th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Specialist Diploma in Automation & Control||28th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Specialist Diploma in Corporate Environmental Planning||28th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Specialist Diploma Lean and Quality Systems||28th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Specialist Diploma Medical Device Science||28th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation Management||12th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Postgraduate Diploma in Technology Commercialisation||12th Septemberemail@example.com|
|MSc in Technology Management||12th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Masters in Software Engineering & Database Technologies (MScSED)||14th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Software Engineering||14th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Specialist Cert Health Promotion - Oral Health||Early Octoberemail@example.com|
|Professional Diploma in Education (YR 1)||Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Marketing||28th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Bachelor of Commerce (Online)||Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Certificate in Archaeology of Ancient Ireland||26th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Archaeology (Online)||26th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Earth & Ocean Sciences||26th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Employee Assistance and Social Support||Octoberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in French (Galway)||26th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in German||26th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Irish Studies (Online)||26th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Italian (Online - Beginners)||26th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Psychology of Counselling||26th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Science and Technology Studies||19th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Spanish||26th Septemberemail@example.com|
Please refer to the 20/21 Registration Guide for tips on how to register.