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Important dates for Semester 1?

Important dates for Semester 1 are as follows:  

  • Teaching ends: Friday, 26th November, 2021
  • Study Week: Monday, 29th November to Saturday, 3rd December, 2021
  • Semester 1 Examinations:  begin Monday, 6th December, 2021
  • Semester 1 Examinations:  end Friday, 17th December, 2021
  • Christmas Holidays:  Saturday, 18th December 2021 - Sunday, 12 January, 2022      

More detail here.

When will Semester 1 exams start?

  • Semester 1 Examinations:  begin Monday, 6th December, 2021
  • Semester 1 Examinations:  end Friday, 17th December, 2021

When are the dates for Christmas Holidays 2021? 

  • Christmas Holidays:  Saturday, 18th December 2021 - Sunday, 12 January, 2022      

Where can I find my timetables for 2021-22?

Provisional Teaching Schedules by School for 2021-22

Information on Teaching Schedules can be found at the following links:

College/SchoolWebsite

College of Business, Public Policy & Law

 

School of Business & Economics

Undergraduate timetables are available here:

https://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/cairnes/currentstudents/timetables/

Postgraduate timetables are available here:

https://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/cairnes/currentstudents/postgrad_timetables/

School of Law http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/students/timetables/

Shannon College of Hotel Management

https://www.nuigalway.ie/shannoncollege/student-life/studentresources/

Timetables have been emailed to students and also posted on the Shannon College App.

College of Arts, Social Sciences & Celtic Studies:

 

School of History & Philosophy

History Joint Honours

https://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/history-philosophy/disciplines-centres/history/undergraduate-courses/history_firstarts/#tab1

BA History (Single Honours)

https://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/history-philosophy/disciplines-centres/history/undergraduate-courses/ba-single-honours/

Philosophy Joint Honours 

https://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/history-philosophy/disciplines-centres/philosophy/undergraduate-courses/

School of English & Creative Arts

First Year EnglishSecond Year EnglishFinal Year English

Drama

Music

Huston Film School UG

School of Languages, Literature & Cultures

Classics

https://www.nuigalway.ie/classics/undergrad/

French

http://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/language-literatures-culture/disciplines/french/undergraduate-courses/bajoint-honours/

Gaeilge

https://www.nuigalway.ie/gaeilge/cursai-focheime/amchlar-reatha/

German

http://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/language-literatures-culture/disciplines/german/undergraduate-courses/ba-joint-honours-international/

Italian:

First year:

http://www.nuigalway.ie/media/collegeofartssocialsciencescelticstudies/schools/languages/italian/1st-Year-(Italian-Timetable).pdf

Second Year:

http://www.nuigalway.ie/media/collegeofartssocialsciencescelticstudies/schools/languages/italian/2nd-Year-(Italian-Timetable).pdf

Final Year:

http://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/language-literatures-culture/disciplines/italian/undergraduate/ba-joint-honours/final-arts/

Spanish:

http://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/language-literatures-culture/disciplines/spanish/undergraduate/ba-joint-international/#tab1

BA Global Languages.

http://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/language-literatures-culture/disciplines/global/

School of Education Timetables have already been circulated to students.

School of Political Science & Sociology

2021-22 Handbooks and Teaching Schedules for BA Joint Hons students are available at:

First Year:

http://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/political-science-and-sociology/undergraduate-courses/political-science-sociology/#tab2

Second Year

http://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/political-science-and-sociology/undergraduate-courses/political-science-sociology/#tab3

Third/Final Year

http://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/political-science-and-sociology/undergraduate-courses/political-science-sociology/#tab4

Programme Directors of Denominated Programmes will upload handbooks and schedules before Sept 1 (BA Child Youth Family; BSc Social Science; BA Government)

School of Psychology http://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/psychology/undergraduate-programmes/

School of Geography, Archaeology & Irish Studies

Geography:

http://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/geography-archaeology-irish-studies/disciplines/geography/courses/timetableandhandbooks/

Archaeology:

http://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/geography-archaeology-irish-studies/disciplines/archaeology/undergraduate/

Irish Studies:

1st year 

http://www.nuigalway.ie/media/collegeofartssocialsciencescelticstudies/schools/irishstudies/FIRST-YEAR-FLYER-INFO-202122.pdf

2nd year 

http://www.nuigalway.ie/media/collegeofartssocialsciencescelticstudies/schools/irishstudies/2BA-MICS-TIMETABLE-AY202122.pdf

Final year

http://www.nuigalway.ie/media/collegeofartssocialsciencescelticstudies/schools/irishstudies/FINAL-Year-Handbook-and-Information-202122.pdf

Acadamh

http://www.acadamh.ie/acadamh/cursai/cursai_ceime/cumarsaid-gaeilge/#course_outline

Léann an Aistriúcháin - NUI Galway (acadamh.ie)

College of Science & Engineering

 
 

The timetable for main Science Undergraduate programmes (GY301) is here:

http://www.nuigalway.ie/science-engineering/studentinformation/undergraduatestudentinformation/undergraduatetimetables/bachelorofsciencetimetables/

School of Chemistry

Course Information:

https://www.nuigalway.ie/science-engineering/school-of-chemistry/student-information/

Timetables:

https://www.nuigalway.ie/science-engineering/school-of-chemistry/student-information/studenttimetables/

Course Booklets:

https://www.nuigalway.ie/science-engineering/school-of-chemistry/student-information/studentbooklets/

School of Mathematics, Statistics & Applied Mathematics

http://schoolmaster.nuigalway.ie/cohorts
School of Natural Sciences

BIOCHEMISTRY:

http://www.nuigalway.ie/science-engineering/school-of-natural-sciences/disciplines/biochemistry/currentstudentinfo/secondyear/

 Year 3

http://www.nuigalway.ie/science-engineering/school-of-natural-sciences/disciplines/biochemistry/currentstudentinfo/thirdyear/

 Year 4

http://www.nuigalway.ie/science-engineering/school-of-natural-sciences/disciplines/biochemistry/currentstudentinfo/fourthyear/

 ZOOLOGY:

http://www.nuigalway.ie/science-engineering/school-of-natural-sciences/disciplines/zoology/undergraduatecourses/

 EOS:

http://www.nuigalway.ie/science-engineering/school-of-natural-sciences/disciplines/earth-ocean-science/undergraduate/

 MICRO:

http://www.nuigalway.ie/science-engineering/school-of-natural-sciences/disciplines/microbiology/seminar-series/

 BPS:

https://www.nuigalway.ie/science-engineering/school-of-natural-sciences/disciplines/botany-plant-science/undergradcourses/#

Genetics & Genomics 

Timetables have been uploaded to the BlackBoard site for students. 

 Environmental Science 

Timetables have been uploaded to the BlackBoard site for students. 

School of Physics http://www.nuigalway.ie/science-engineering/schoolofphysics/undergraduatecourses/

School of Computer Science

http://cs.nuigalway.ie/timetables
School of Engineering Timetables and Syllabus - NUI Galway

College of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences

 

School of Medicine

 UG Provisional Timetable - NUI Galway 

School of Nursing & Midwifery

http://www.nuigalway.ie/medicine-nursing-and-health-sciences/nursing-midwifery/undergraduate/timetablessemester12021-22/

School of Health Sciences

http://www.nuigalway.ie/medicine-nursing-and-health-sciences/health-sciences/orientation/

Academic Dates - International Students 

 

Academic Year 2021/22, First Semester

Orientation for International Students

Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd September, 2021

Teaching begins

Monday, 6th September, 2021

 Teaching ends

 Friday, 26th November, 2021

Study Week

Monday, 29th November to Saturday, 3rd December, 2021

Semester 1 Examinations begin

Monday, 6th December, 2021

Semester 1 Examinations end

Friday, 17th December, 2021

Christmas Holidays

Saturday, 18th December 2021 - Sunday, 12 January, 2022                            

 

 

What is the protocol for Student Absences from on-campus?

All staff and students must follow NUI Galway and Public Health Guidelines related to reducing the spread of Covid-19 at all times. All staff and students are required to note that a breach of University guidance, protocols, policies & procedures related to reducing the spread of Covid-19 will be considered and managed under the relevant Code of Conduct or other applicable University policy where required.

Protocol for Student Absences 2021 2022

How do I find out about activities/events taking place for students? 

Students can view upcoming activities/events on the NUI Galway student calendar and by following #NUIGWhatsOn. You can also find details on our InstagramTwitter and Facebook accounts. 

What is currently open on campus? 

See an up-to-date list of on-campus services like cafés, shops and sports on the Campus Services section for students and staff.