Non-EU Tuition Fees for Visiting Students, 2019-20

The following are the tuition fees applied for non-EU Visiting Students studying at NUI Galway for a semester or a year.

Per Semester  
Arts/Business/Law €7,000
Science/Engineering €8,250*
Per Year  
Arts/Business/Law €14,000
Science/Engineering €16,500
* Students who take two or more Science and/or Engineering classes are subject to the Science/Engineering tuition fee.


Scholarships 2018/19 

For more information see Go OverseasApplication deadline 23rd 2018. 


HBCU Scholarship 2018/19

In an initiative to encourage greater diversity and minority participation amongst US study abroad students, NUI Galway provides one tuition scholarship (worth €6,000) for a semester to a student from a HBCU (Historically Black Colleges & Universities) member institution. This year the scholarship will be offered via the GoOverseas promotion as listed below. For more information on how to apply see here  under Additional Scholarships. Preference will be given to students from underrepresented racial/ethnic minorities.



Cost of Living

Average Monthly Cost of Living
The following table gives an indication of the monthly cost of living in Galway as a student. These costs are an approximation only as monthly costs will depend on each person’s individual needs.
Accommodation €400
Food €260
Books & Study Materials €60
Clothes, laundry €60
Utilities (e.g. electricity, refuse etc.) €80
Recreation €180
Other €160
Total (per month) €1,200