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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.
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- Research & Innovation
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Academic Year 2019/2020
Welcome to NUI Galway! Registration will open for 1st Year Undergrad students on August 21st, 2019 and for 1st Year Postgrad students on August 16th, 2019. 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. The registration page can be found at: www.nuigalway.ie/registration. 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 as per the dates indicated above and 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. All photos must be uploaded before 29th August, 2019.
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 email@example.com. 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! Online Registration opening dates below - (Registering for course & modules)....
Semester 1 2019/2020
|Thurs 15||All returning/progressing Undergraduate students (*except College of Arts)|
|Fri 16||Postgraduate Taught students - 1st Year & Returning/Progressing|
|Fri 16||Postgraduate Research Students - 1st Year ONLY|
|Mon 19||*College of Arts Returning/progressing Undergraduate students|
|@9.00 am 3rd and Final Year ONLY|
|@2.00 pm 2nd Years|
|Wed 21||New 1st Year Undergraduate Students|
|Mon 02||Autumn sitting students - online registration for course & modules opens|
|Mon 16||ALL Undergrad & Postgrad Taught students - COURSE Registration Deadline|
|Mon 23||ALL Undergrad & Postgrad Taught students - MODULE Registration Deadline|
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 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 2nd of September, 2019. 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 administrator if you have any further queries.
Course Specific Information
|Course Information 2019-20||2019 Start Dates||Further Information|
|Masters Adult Learning and Development||Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Master Learning and Teaching||Septemberemail@example.com|
|Masters Early Childhood Studies||7th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Masters Leadership Development||Septemberemail@example.com|
|BA Training and Education (Cert/Yr1)||12th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Change Management||17th Octoberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Learning and Development||6th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Technology Enhanced Learning||18th Octoberemail@example.com|
|BA Community Youth & Family Studies (CertYr1)||14th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|BA in Early Childhood Studies (Cert/Yr1)||Septemberemail@example.com|
|BA Social Care||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|BSc Science and Technology Studies||31st Augustemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Operations Engineering||31st Augustfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Specialist Diploma in Automation & Control||14th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Specialist Diploma in Corporate Environmental Planning||21st Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Specialist Diploma Lean and Quality Systems||21st Septemberemail@example.com|
|Specialist Diploma Medical Device Science||14th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation Management||7th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Postgraduate Diploma in Technology Commercialisation||7th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|MSc in Technology Management||7th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Master in Software Engineering & Database Technologies (MScSED)||26th Augustfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Software Engineering||26th Augustemail@example.com|
|Specialist Cert Health Promotion - Oral Health||Mid-Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Specialist Cert Health Promotion - Youth Health||Mid-Septemberemail@example.com|
|Professional Diploma in Education (Yr 1)||2nd Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Management||9th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Bachelor of Commerce (Online)||9th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Higher Diploma in Business Studies (Online)||9th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Archaeology (Online)||9th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Community Practice Development||TBCemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Employee Assistance and Social Support||Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in English and Drama||9th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in French (Ennis and Galway)||Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in German||11th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Gemmology||11th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Irish Studies (Online)||9th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Italian (Online - Beginners)||9th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Italian (Online - Intermediate)||9th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Political Science & Sociology||9th Septemberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Psychology of Counselling||12th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Science and Technology Studies||31st Augustfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Diploma in Spanish||9th Septemberemail@example.com|
|Diploma in Youth and Community Development Practice||TBCfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Certificate Youth Work Practice||TBCemail@example.com|