Welcome

The Secretary for Governance and Academic Affairs is responsible for the planning and the formulation of academic policy, together with the continuous review and monitoring of its implementation. The Secretary for Governance and Academic Affairs shall assist the Deputy President and Registrar in his responsibility for leading the development and implementation of the University’s Academic Policy and Plan, including establishing the basis for strategic decisions as to where the University will focus resources and develop centres of excellence in both teaching and research, allocation of academic resources across the University and is responsibility for the major strategic initiatives.

The Secretary for Governance and Academic Affairsis responsible for the oversight, on behalf of the President, the admission and registration of students, the maintenance of student records and the registers of students and graduates, and the conduct of the examinations of the University.

The Secretary for Governance and Academic Affairs is Secretary to Academic Council and to conduct the correspondence of the University in relation to Academic matters.

About Us

About Us

The Office of the Secretary provides legal and governance oversight for the University.

Our Team

What We Do

Academic Governance

Academic Governance

The three pillars of the organisational structure and governance of NUI Galway are: Údarás na hOllscoile, Academic Council and University Management Team A new Govern

Údarás na hOllscoile

Legislation & Statutes

Committee Structures

Committee Structures

Committees are a core part of the governance and decision making of the university. Learn about key governance and management committees including details such as meeting dates.

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