Business PG Scholarships

I hope you are keeping well amidst all the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19. All universities are prepared for enrolment in September 2020 and this is what we are planning towards. If the Department of Education & Skills makes changes to proposed enrolment dates we will all have to adapt accordingly. For now, we are planning a start date of 28 September 2020 for postgraduate students. The postgraduate application process has not been disrupted due to COVID-19 so please continue as normal in completing all the admissions steps. Most importantly, if you require any assistance with your application or offer, rest assured we will be as helpful and flexible as possible in these uncertain times. Our FAQs website for prospective postgrads may be of use.

For more information on the scholarship application process, please contact business@nuigalway.ie.  Please note that to be considered for this merit based scholarship, applicants must have accepted their offer on their chosen programme by paying their deposit, have achieved a H1/first class honours (or international equivalent) in their undergraduate degree (or international equivalent) and must complete an online Scholarship Form.  An individual student can only be in receipt of one Scholarship or fee waiver at any given time. Click here for Terms and Conditions.

Deadlines for application for scholarships are as follows:

Non-EU scholarship applicants: 5pm on 5th June 2020 (Already extended, NOW CLOSED)

EU scholarship applicants: 5pm on 31st July 2020 (Extended)

MSc International Accounting and Analytics - Pathway A

NUI Galway is offering two Scholarships for the MSc in International Accounting and Analytics commencing September 2020; one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the EU tuition fees and one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the non EU tuition fees.

MSc International Accounting and Analytics - Pathway B

NUI Galway is offering two Scholarships for the MSc in International Accounting and Analytics commencing January 2021; one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the EU tuition fees and one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the non EU tuition fees.

MSc Corporate Finance

NUI Galway is offering two merit Scholarships for the MSc in Corporate Finance commencing September 2020; one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the EU tuition fees and one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the non EU tuition fees.

Master of Accounting

NUI Galway is offering one merit Scholarship for the Master of Accounting commencing September 2020. The value of the scholarship will be up to the value of 50% of the EU tuition fees or up to 50% of the non-EU tuition fees.

Only offer holders who are not already in receipt of funding/financial support from an employer are deemed eligible to be considered for this scholarship.

Masters in Management 

NUI Galway is offering two Scholarships for the MSc’s in Management commencing September 2020; one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the EU tuition fees and one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the non EU tuition fees.

Masters in Management Programmes include: 

MSc in International Management commencing September 2020; 

MSc in Strategy, Innovation and People Management commencing September 2020;

MSc in Human Resource Management commencing September 2020.

Masters in Economics

NUI Galway is offering two Scholarships for the Masters in Economics commencing September 2020; one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the EU tuition fees and one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the non EU tuition fees.

Master in Economics programmes include:

M. Econ. Sc. in International Finance commencing September 2020;

MSc in Global Environmental Economics commencing September 2020;

MSc in Health Economics commencing September 2020;

MSc in Ageing and Public Policy commencing September 2020;

MSc Information Systems Management 

NUI Galway is offering two Scholarships for the MSc in Information Systems Management commencing September 2020; one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the EU tuition fees and one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the non EU tuition fees.

MSc Business Analytics 

NUI Galway is offering two Scholarships for the MSc in Business Analytics commencing September 2020; one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the EU tuition fees and one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the non EU tuition fees.

Masters in Marketing 

NUI Galway is offering two Scholarships for the MSc’s in Marketing commencing September 2020; one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the EU tuition fees and one scholarship up to the value of 50% of the non EU tuition fees.

Masters in Marketing programmes include: 

MSc in Marketing Management commencing September 2020;

MSc in International Marketing and Entrepreneurship commencing September 2020;

MSc in Digital Marketing commencing September 2020.

Other Scholarship Opportunities

Taught Postgraduate Scholarships 

EU Students: NUI Galway has generous scholarships valued at €1,500 for students applying for full-time taught postgraduate courses. You will be eligible to apply if you have been accepted to a full-time taught course at NUI Galway, and have attained a first class honours (or equivalent) in a Level 8 primary degree. Full criteria here. Online application form for the Scholarship Scheme (for entry 2020) is here. Closing date for the scheme is 14 August 2020.

International Scholarships Scheme

National University of Ireland, Galway is committed to attracting high calibre students from around the world. To this end, the University offers a range of based scholarships to students from a number of countries, in line with our strategic international priorities. Find out more. 

MBA Scholarships

The MBA programme has a suite of scholarships available for applicants who have been accepted onto our programme.  To be eligible for our scholarships the form must be submitted by 19th June 2020. For more information on the scholarship application process, please contact Cáit Fahy, MBA Programme Administrator at mba@nuigalway.ie. Here is the link to our MBA Scholarship Application Form.