Find your health Masters at NUI Galway.

At NUI Galway we strive to improve healthcare and to bring tangible benefits to health and healthcare regionally, nationally and internationally. 

 As a Masters student you will benefit from close clinical partnerships, and our postgraduate programmes are grounded in clinical expertise and cutting-edge research to best prepare you to address the challenges of a changing healthcare environment. You will benefit from flexible and innovative learning technologies, from academics who are leading pracitioners and your research will improve the lives of future generations. 

The medical technology sector in Ireland is recognised as one of five global emerging hubs. Eight of the world’s top ten med-tech companies are based here, and devices designed and made in Galway are saving lives all over the world. Galway is at the very heart of this development and NUI Galway is the powerhouse for much of this progress.

 

Medical & Health Sciences Courses

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Course Name
Advanced Healthcare Practice and Research (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Applied Behaviour Analysis (MSc) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Biomedical Engineering (MSc) College of Engineering & Informatics
Nursing—Public Health Nursing (Master Health Science)—full-time and top up College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Biomedical Genomics (MSc) College of Science
Computational Genomics (MSc) College of Science
Biomedical Science (MSc) College of Science
Occupational and Environmental Health & Safety (MSc/HDip, full-time/part-time) College of Science
Childhood Speech, Language & Communication Needs (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Children's Palliative Care/Complex Care (MHSc/PDip full-time) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Preventive Cardiology (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Health Economics (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Health Promotion (MA/PDip & full-time or part-time)
Health Psychology (MSc) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Regenerative Medicine (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Healthcare Simulation and Patient Safety (MSc, PDipSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Medical Science (Masters in) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Multidisciplinary Radiology (MSc/PDip) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Neuropharmacology (MSc) College of Science
Social Work Practice Teaching, Supervision & Management (PDip) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Nursing: Advanced Practice with Prescribing (Masters) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing Education (PDip) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Special Educational Needs (PDip) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Nursing: Emergency Care (MHSc/PDip)—full-time and top up College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Gerontology (Master/PDip in Health Sciences [Gerontology]—full-time and top up) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Surgery, Masters in (MCh) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Midwifery (HDip) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Nurse/Midwife Prescribing (Certificate in) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Oncology and Haematology (MHSc/PDip, full-time and Oncology, top up) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Toxicology (MSc) College of Science
Nursing: Master/Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (Wound Healing and Tissue Repair)—full time and top up College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Clinical Education (Master of, PDip/Cert) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Clinical Neuroscience (MSc) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Clinical Primary Care (PDip/Cert) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Psychology—Conversion (HDipA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Psychology—Full (HDipA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Clinical Psychology (Doctor of Psychological Science) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Clinical Research (MSc, full-time and part-time) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Family Support Studies (MA/PDip) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Nursing—Public Health Nursing (Master Health Science)—full-time and top up College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Medical Physics (MSc) College of Science
Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs (MSc) College of Science
Nursing: Acute Medicine (MHSc/PDip)—full-time and top-up College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Intensive Care (MHSc/PDip, full-time and top) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Perioperative (Master/PDip in Health Sciences—full-time, and top up) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing Education (Master of Health Sciences) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Cellular Manufacturing and Therapy (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Biomedical Science—continuous/flexible (MSc) College of Science
Endovascular Surgery (Master in Medical Science)(PDip) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Social Work (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Nursing: Palliative Care (MHSc/PDip, full-time and top up) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Palliative Care (MHSc/PDip, full-time and top up) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Microscopy and Imaging (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Exercise Physiology and its Application in Therapy (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Advanced Practice with Prescribing (PDip) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Podiatric Medicine (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Cheminformatics and Toxicology (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs and Quality (Cert) College of Science
Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs and Quality (HDip) College of Science
Health Promotion (Cardiovascular Health and Diabetes Prevention) (PgCert) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Interventional Cardiovascular Medicine College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Mental Health Promotion (PgCert) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Diabetes (Medicine) (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Diabetes (Nursing) (MHSc/PDipHSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences

Galway is not just a place- it's a way of life

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. 

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Key Facts

91%

of grads are employed or in further study 6 months after graduating

3000

international students from 115 countries call NUI Galway home

1%

we are ranked in top 1% of universities worldwide

Scholarships

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