1. Successful applicants will be expected to have a first or upper second class honours primary degree or equivalent.

2. Applications will not be accepted from persons currently registered as PhD students.

3. English Language Requirements - please go to this webpage 

http://www.nuigalway.ie/international-students/english.html 

While a majority of the Hardiman scholarships will be awarded to European Union (EU) citizens, or to those who are ordinarily resident within a member state of the EU, a proportion of awards will also be offered to exceptional candidates who are ordinarily resident in non-EU member states.