Taught Postgraduate Programmes

Humans need to live in balance with our environments, and in order to address the impact of human activities on natural systems our scientists and engineering researchers are committed to innovating, to knowledge sharing and to collaboration across the sciences, across engineering, social sciences and medicines.

As a Masters student you will contribute to some of the most important national and international, long-term engineering, environmental, marine and energy research challenges facing our society.

 Find your Engineering, Environment, Marine or Energy Masters at NUI Galway.


Engineering, Environment, Marine & Energy Courses

Search for courses in in the search box provided.

Course Name
Agricultural, Climate Change & Transitions (MSc)
Applied Microbiology (PDip)
Archaeology (HDip, full-time or part-time)
Biodiversity & Land-Use Planning (MSc) via blended learning
Biotechnology (MSc)
Civil Engineering (ME)
Coastal & Marine Environments: Physical Processes, Policy & Practice (MSc) (full-time)
Energy Systems Engineering (ME)
Environment, Society, and Development (MA)
Landscape Archaeology (MA)
Sustainable Resource Management: Policy and Practice, inter-institutional programme (MSc)
Water Resources Engineering (MSc)
Electrical & Electronic Engineering (ME)
Mechanical Engineering (ME)
Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (MSc)
Occupational Safety Engineering and Ergonomics (MApplSc, full-time or part-time)
Occupational and Environmental Health & Safety (MSc/HDip, full-time/part-time)
Biomedical Engineering (MSc)
Biomedical Engineering (ME)
Enterprise Systems (MApplSc, full-time [FT] or part-time [PT])
Electronic & Computer Engineering (ME)
Biomedical Science—continuous/flexible (MSc)
Environmental Leadership (MSc)
Mechanical Engineering (MSc)
Occupational Health & Safety Top Up (MSc)
AgInnovation: Agricultural Innovation & Entrepreneurship (MSc)

Galway: A Perfect Place to Study

Founded in 1845, NUI Galway is located in the West of Ireland, in Galway - the ‘City of the Tribes’. Uniquely located in a beautiful historic campus in the west coast of Ireland, on the edge of the Wild Atlantic Way coastline and only 2 hours drive from Dublin.

Galway is a place like no other. Set on the Wild Atlantic Way, on the broad sweep of Galway Bay, Galway is as distinctive as it is beautiful.  From this position on the Atlantic edge of Europe, NUI Galway has a proud history of reaching out and connecting with the world. Galway casually combines the energy of a young and diverse population, with the authenticity of a place steeped in history and tradition. We are renowned as a place where arts and culture are celebrated, reinterpreted and shared with the world. 

Apply Now

Key Facts


of grads are employed or in further study 6 months after graduating


international students from 115 countries call NUI Galway home


we are ranked in top 1% of universities worldwide


NUI Galway offers a wide range of scholarships.

Learn more