Academic Year 2017/2018

Continuing Students

Welcome back to the next year of your course -17/18 Returning Registration Flyer ‌. Registration will open for returning students on 23rd August.  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 Information Desk regarding replacement ID cards and contact your Course Coordinator 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 PAC application number). There are, unfortunately, implications for your student account if you register under the wrong number; you can read these at Merging Numbers 2017-18  . 

Repeat Students

Welcome back to your course - 17/18 Repeat Registration Flyer . Registration will open for students  who completed repeat exams on 1st September.   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 Information Desk regarding replacement ID cards and contact your Course Coordinator if you have any further queries.

New Students

Welcome to NUI Galway!   Registration will open for 1st Year students on 24th August, 2017.  Before you begin your academic year you will need to be fully registered with the University - 17/18 1st Year Registration Flyer ‌. See below for course specific information and how to upload your photo for your Student Identity Card.

Upload a Photo for your Student Identity Card

Online Registration will open from 23rd August 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. here.  All photos must be uploaded before 27th August, 2017.

 How to Login to the Student Portal

  • Your Username (Student ID number) is your 8 digit PAC 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 regphotos@nuigalway.ie. Include your student ID number in the email or your photo cannot be applied to the system.

Course Specific Information

 Course     2017  Start DatesHandbook / Course Information Further Information   
Masters Adult Learning and Development 6 September Masters Adult Learning & Development 2017-18 tara.prendeville@nuigalway.ie
Masters Early Childhood Studies 10 September To follow valerie.kelly@nuigalway.ie
Masters Leadership Development 15 September Timetable

berna.morgan@nuigalway.ie

BA Training & Education (Cert/Yr 1) 14 September BA in Training and Education Yr 1 2017-18 edel.molloy@nuigalway.ie
BA Community Youth & Family Studies (Cert/Yr 1) 22 September 1BCYF Workshop Dates 2017

communityeducation@nuigalway.ie

BA Early Childhood Studies & Practice (Cert/Yr 1) 9 September Student Academic Guide (BCP)     valerie.kelly@nuigalway.ie
BA Social Care 16 September Available at Induction enquiriessocialcare@nuigalway.ie
BA in Humanities & Social Sciences 9 September Student Launchpad www.ptba.nuigalway.ie catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Bachelor of Business/Commerce (B.Comm) 9 September B. Comm Information pauline.dillon@nuigalway.ie
BSc Science and Technology Studies 19 August Available at Induction/Moodle niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Operations Engineering    19 August Available at Induction/Moodle niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Diploma in Automation & Control    16 September Available at Induction/Moodle niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Diploma in Form & Function of the Human Body 2 September Available at Induction/Moodle niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Diploma Lean and Quality Systems 9 September Available at Induction/Moodle niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Diploma Medical Device Science 2 September Available at Induction/Moodle niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie
Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation Management 26 August Available at Induction/Moodle aisling.monahan@nuigalway.ie
Postgraduate Diploma in Technology Commercialisation 26 August Available at Induction/Moodle aisling.monahan@nuigalway.ie
MSc in Technology Management 26 August Available at Induction/Moodle aisling.monahan@nuigalway.ie
Master in Software Engineering & Database Technologies (MScSED) 28 August       23 October http://www.nuigalway.ie/itonline/ aisling.monahan@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Software Engineering 28 August       23 October http://www.nuigalway.ie/itonline/ aisling.monahan@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Cert Health Promotion - Oral Health 30 September Available at Induction denise.glavin@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Cert Health Promotion - Youth Health September Available at Induction denise.glavin@nuigalway.ie
Postgrad Cert Cardiovascular Health & Diabetes Prevention September Available at Induction denise.glavin@nuigalway.ie
Postgrad Cert in Workplace Wellness September Available at Induction denise.glavin@nuigalway.ie
Professional Diploma in Education          4 September Professional Development in Education (FE) 2017-18 edel.molloy@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Archaeology (Online) 11 September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Community Development Practice 5 October Available at Induction

communityed@nuigalway.ie

Diploma in Employee Assistance and Social Support October Student Handbook

pauline.dillon@nuigalway.ie

Diploma in French 12 September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in German 14 September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Gemology 13 September Student Launchpad catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in History    9 September Student Launchpad catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Irish Studies (Online) 11 September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Italian (Online - Beginners) 11 September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Italian (Online - Intermediate) 11 September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Management 11September    Student Launchpad pauline.dillon@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Political Science & Sociology 11 September Student Launchpad catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Psychology of Counselling 12 September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Science and Technology Studies 19 August Available at Induction/Moodle

niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie

Diploma in Spanish 14 September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma Youth and Community Development Practice TBC To follow

donal.walsh@gretb.ie

Certificate in Screenwriting 14 September Student Launchpad    catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Certificate Youth Work Practice December Available at Induction communityed@nuigalway.ie
Foundation Diploma Training and Education 9-October Student Handbook  

berna.morgan@nuigalway.ie