Postgraduate Scholarships

Taught masters scholarship scheme for first-class students 


PG scholarships Oct 2013

NUI Galway's Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme for full-time Taught Masters (for students commencing their studies at NUI Galway in September 2014) will be launched shortly.  

  • Scholarship value: €1,500 per student
  • For students who have been accepted on to full-time Taught Masters programmes in 2014/15
  • Who have a First Class Honours undergraduate degree‌
  • Read the full criteria of the scheme here

Find out more: T (091) 492 999 | E:

Pictured, left (October 2013) with Registrar and Deputy President Nollaig Mac Congáil (centre), some of the (over 70) students who received this scholarship in 2013.


Course-specific scholarships

Some courses have specific scholarships associated (follow links for more details):

Universities Ireland North/South Postgraduate Scholarships 2014

Details of the 2014 scheme will be posted here when available. Download  North South Scholarships Flyer‌ here, which gives full details of last year's essential entry criteria and application information.

International scholarships

Please visit the International Office website for full details on NUI Galway's postgraduate scholarships for international students.