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About NUI Galway
About NUI Galway
Since 1845, NUI Galway has been sharing the highest quality teaching and research with Ireland and the world. Find out what makes our University so special – from our distinguished history to the latest news and campus developments.
Colleges & Schools
Colleges & Schools
NUI Galway has earned international recognition as a research-led university with a commitment to top quality teaching across a range of key areas of expertise.
- Business & Industry
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At NUI Galway, we believe that the best learning takes place when you apply what you learn in a real world context. That's why many of our courses include work placements or community projects.
Engineering, Environment, Marine & Energy
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.
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|Course Name||Key Words|
|Agricultural, Climate Change & Transitions (MSc)||agriculture, biosciences, agribiosciences, climate change, international development, European cooperation, plant science, crop, livestock, food security, breeding, biotechnology, agronomy, developing countries, rural economics, soil science, plant genetics, animal genetics, bioinformatics, research, impact pathway, internationalization, resilience, greenhouse gases|
|Applied Microbiology (PDip)||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, microbiology, applied, pdip, 2014/15, tuition, levy,|
|Archaeology (HDip, full-time or part-time)||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui, galway, fees, funding, susi, grant, student, contribution, charge, student, levy, dates, for, fee, payment, 31st, October, 31st, January, late, payment, fee, appeal, student, services, instalments,F4, award, F5, maximum, 6270, 2000, withdrawal, form, sid,|
|Biodiversity & Land-Use Planning (MSc) via blended learning||biodiversiy, land-use, planning|
|Biotechnology (MSc, full-time or part-time)||biotechnology, biology, msc, full-time, part-time, taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, tuition, levy,|
|Civil Engineering (ME)||fees, funding, tuition, levy, student, nuig, civil, engineering, taught masters, design, structures, environmental,|
|Coastal & Marine Environments: Physical Processes, Policy & Practice (MSc) (full-time)|
|Energy Systems Engineering (ME)||Energy Systems, Sustainable Systems, Climate Change, Wind Energy, Renewable Energy, Smart Grid, Environmental Engineering, tuition, levy, fees, per, annum, 224, 2014/15|
|Environment, Society, and Development (MA)||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, fees, tuition, levy, EU, fees, funding, susi, grant, student, contribution, charge, student, levy, dates, for, fee, payment, 31st, October, 31st, January, late, payment, fee, appeal, student, services, instalments, financial, aid, fund|
|Landscape Archaeology (MA)||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, landscape, archaeology, fees, funding, susi, grant, student, contribution, charge, student, levy, dates, for, fee, payment, 31st, October, 31st, January, late, payment, fee, appeal, student, services, instalments, financial, aid, fund|
|Natural Resource Economics and Policy (MEconSc)||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, economic, modelling, environmental, economics, business|
|Rural Sustainability (MA)(full-time)||Rural, countryside, sustainable, Geography, development, agriculture, farm family, multifunctionality, environment, policy, extension, society, energy, food, economy, postgraduate|
|Sustainable Resource Management: Policy and Practice, inter-institutional programme (MSc)||sustainability, urban, landscape, impact, energy flow, environmental management, sustainable, policy and practice, ecology, ecological habitat, nature conservation, conservation legislation, biodiversity, wildlife, planning, resources|
|Water Resources Engineering (MSc)||water resources engineering, water, climate change, hydrology|
|Electrical & Electronic Engineering (ME)||Electrical Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering,Taught masters, Design, fees, tuition, per, annum, student, 224, levy, 4,900 p.a.|
|Mechanical Engineering (ME)||Mechanical engineering; advanced engineering; mechanics of composites; advanced mechanics of materials; technology innovation; entrepreneurship; advanced finite element methods; msc; me;|
|Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (MSc)||Climate change, agriculture, food security, food, postgraduate, study, university|
|Occupational Safety Engineering and Ergonomics (MApplSc, full-time or part-time)||occupational, safety, engineering, ergonomics, mapplsc, master, applied, science, full-time, part-time), taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway|
|Occupational and Environmental Health & Safety (MSc/HDip, full-time/part-time)||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, health and safety, ergonomics, occupational health, safety|
|Biomedical Engineering (MSc)||Biomedical Engineering, Tissue Engineering, Biomechanics, Medical Device, Mechanobiology, Biomaterials, Computational methods, Finite Element, Bioelectronics, Regulatory Affairs, Bioinstrumentation|
|Biomedical Engineering (ME)||Biomedical Engineering, Tissue Engineering, Biomechanics, Medical Device, Mechanobiology, Biomaterials, Computational methods, Finite Element, Bioelectronics, Regulatory Affairs, Bioinstrumentation, Galway, NUIG, Galway, postgraduate, grad school, chartered, biomechanics, biomaterials, medical devices, science,|
|Enterprise Systems (MApplSc, full-time [FT] or part-time [PT])||enterprise systems, mapplsc, full-time, part-time, master applied science, taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway|
|Electronic & Computer Engineering (ME)||Keywords for this course (for SEO [search engine optimisation] on website): Electronic & Computer Engineering, Software Design, Hardware Design, Embedded Systems, Signal Processing, Internet of Things, System on Chip, Communications, mobile handset|
|Biomedical Science—continuous/flexible (MSc)||Biomedical Science; part-time; modular; molecular and regenerative medicine; pharmacology and toxicology; project management; product development; product validatioin; product regulation; experimental design and data analysis; biomechanics; tissue engineering; lasers; stereology; monitoring for health hazards at work|
|Environmental Leadership (MSc)||environmental, leadership, nuigalway, scholarship, susi, environment, planning, science, geography, social science, masters, taught, postgraduate,|
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.
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 2% of universities worldwide