Academic Year 2018/2019

Continuing Students

Welcome back to the next year of your course. Registration will open for returning students on 22nd August, 2018.  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/PAC application number). There are, unfortunately, implications for your student account if you register under the wrong number.

Repeat Students

Welcome back to your course. Registration will open for students  who completed repeat exams on the 2nd September, 2018. 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.

New Students

Welcome to NUI Galway! Registration will open for 1st Year students on the 23rd August, 2018.  Before you begin your academic year you will need to be fully registered with the University, details on how to register are outlined in your offer email or here. 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 the 23rd August, 2018 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 27th August, 2018.

 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     2018  Start DatesHandbook / Course Information Further Information   
Masters Adult Learning and Development 7th September Masters in Adult Learning & Development 2018-19 tara.prendeville@nuigalway.ie
Masters in Learning and Teaching 12th September Masters Adult Learning & Teaching 2018-19 tara.prendeville@nuigalway.ie
Masters Early Childhood Studies 8th September Masters in Early Childhood Studies 2018-19 valerie.kelly@nuigalway.ie
Masters Leadership Development 14th September Masters in Leadership Development 2018-19

berna.morgan@nuigalway.ie

BA Training & Education (Cert/Yr 1) 13/14th September BA in Training and Education Yr 1 2018-19 edel.molloy@nuigalway.ie
BA Community Youth & Family Studies (Cert/Yr 1) TBC 1BCYF Workshop Dates 2017

communityeducation@nuigalway.ie

BA Early Childhood Studies & Practice (Cert/Yr 1) 8th September BA in Early Childhood Studies 2018-19 valerie.kelly@nuigalway.ie
BA Social Care TBC Available at Induction enquiriessocialcare@nuigalway.ie
BSc Science and Technology Studies TBC Available at Induction/Moodle niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Operations Engineering    TBC Available at Induction/Moodle niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Diploma in Automation & Control    TBC Available at Induction/Moodle niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Diploma in Form & Function of the Human Body TBC Available at Induction/Moodle niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Diploma Lean and Quality Systems TBC Available at Induction/Moodle niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Diploma Medical Device Science TBC Available at Induction/Moodle niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie
Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation Management 1st September Available at Induction/Moodle aisling.monahan@nuigalway.ie
Postgraduate Diploma in Technology Commercialisation 1st September Available at Induction/Moodle aisling.monahan@nuigalway.ie
MSc in Technology Management 1st September Available at Induction/Moodle aisling.monahan@nuigalway.ie
Master in Software Engineering & Database Technologies (MScSED) 27th August www.nuigalway.ie/itonline aisling.monahan@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Software Engineering 27th August www.nuigalway.ie/itonline aisling.monahan@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Cert Health Promotion - Oral Health TBC Available at Induction denise.glavin@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Cert Health Promotion - Youth Health TBC Available at Induction denise.glavin@nuigalway.ie
Postgrad Cert Cardiovascular Health & Diabetes Prevention TBC Available at Induction denise.glavin@nuigalway.ie
Postgrad Cert in Workplace Wellness TBC Available at Induction denise.glavin@nuigalway.ie
Professional Diploma in Education          3rd September PDE YR 1 2018-2019 edel.molloy@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Marketing 10th September Student Launchpad louise.coyle@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Archaeology (Classroom) 11th September    Student Launchpad catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Archaeology (Online) 10th September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Community Development Practice TBC Available at Induction

communityed@nuigalway.ie

Diploma in Employee Assistance and Social Support TBC Student Handbook

pauline.dillon@nuigalway.ie

Diploma in Earth & Ocean Sciences 10th September  Student Launchpad catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in French 10th September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in German    12th September    Student Launchpad catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Irish Studies (Online) 10th September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Italian (Classroom) 10th September Student Launchpad    catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Italian (Online - Intermediate) 10th September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Psychology of Counselling 13th September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Science and Technology Studies TBC Available at Induction/Moodle

niamh.mchugh@nuigalway.ie

Diploma in Spanish 10th September Student Launchpad‌ catherine.geraghty@nuigalway.ie
Diploma Youth and Community Development Practice TBC To follow

donal.walsh@gretb.ie

Certificate Youth Work Practice TBC Available at Induction communityed@nuigalway.ie
Foundation Diploma Training and Education TBC Student Handbook  

berna.morgan@nuigalway.ie