All members of staff at NUI Galway have or are in the process of having a teaching qualification. This coupled with the high levels of expertise in research means that the research support for potential postgraduate students is unquestionable.

Areas of expertise include Diabetes, wound care, tissue viability, Rheumatology and many more. All research supervisors are approved by the college to supervise in research once it is within their general area of expertise and is deemed appropriate with regard to its nature and scope.

Additional statistical support is available within the college itself as well as various other links with numerous departments throughout the college of medicine, health sciences and science. This provides necessary assistance and expertise while also creating opportunities for collaborations between disciplines.