NUI Galway is committed to supporting staff undertaking education programmes to enhance their professional and personal development.

This commitment is in accordance with the strategic aims of the University to maximise the potential of staff, to support the recruitment and retention of staff and to ensure a positive commitment to equal opportunities.

Staff are invited to make applications for funding support to the FEP scheme annually; staff can apply under either Mode A or Mode B;

Mode A: This mode is for staff where a further qualification is deemed necessary to carry out their role in the University or is deemed desirable by the individual staff member and the University/College/School or office. Applications which fall into this category will receive either internal or external funding support as appropriate.

Mode B: This mode is for staff who wish to obtain a further academic or vocational qualifications to support their personal and/or professional development. Application which fall into this category are eligible for internal fee concession for programmes offered by NUI Galway. For external programmes, a business case should be presented.

For further information, please click the following link:    FEP at NUIG