For all Arts Taught Programmes the following supporting documentation must be submitted:

  • Official qualifications and exam results (transcripts) to date: required for all non-NUIG applicants and for NUIG graduates who did not receive their undergraduate degrees from NUI Galway. Applicants who have still to graduate must upload final transcripts on receipt. 
  • English language competency: if necessary, evidence of  English language competency.
  • Personal statement: all applicants must enclose a typed personal statement of approximately 600 words explaining why you wish to undertake the programme(s) of your choice, outlining how it fits into your career objectives, unless indicated otherwise in the table below. 
  • Passport or Birth certificate:—a copy of your passport or birth certificate must also be submitted.
  • IMPORTANT: Some programmes require additional documentation. Please check below for the list of programmes that require additional supporting documents.

Adolescent Health (MSc) – MSH

  • Current CV
  • Two written references are required (one academic and one professional)

Archaeology (HDip) - HDA

Two hardcopy references are required at least one of which to be an academic reference.

Ateangaireacht Chomhdhála / Conference Interpreting (MA) - MAC

Applicants to this programme may not have to submit evidence of English language competency: rather their language ability will be ascertained by the programme director during a telephone/ Skype/face-to-face interview.

Clinical Neuroscience (MSc) - CNS

Two academic references
Current CV
Personal Statement (Refer to guidelines)

Coastal & Marine Environments: Physical Processes, Policy & Practice (MSc) - MCM

Personal Statement Requirements - Please click here.

Consumer Psychology (MSc) -

  • There is no need to submit a personal statement for this programme.
  • Instead the Critical Appraisal of past Work (CAPW) form should be submitted.
  • 2 written references are required.
  • Current C.V.

Creative Arts, Producing & Curation (MA) - CAP

  • A professional/artistic CV is also required for this course.
  • Two reference names are required from mentors, educators or employers. 
  • For 'supporting documentation', a portfolio can be added to the 'Other Documents' item in your online application.

Digital Media (MA) - MDM

Applicants to this programme must include:

A sample or description of previous digital work.
Two ideas (short outlines or sketches) for digital media projects.

Drama & Theatre Studies (MA) - DG

Applicants to this programme must submit a writing sample of 5 - 6 typed pages. This may consist of an academic essay, creative writing, or theatre reviews.
A Personal Statement outlining suitability for and interest in the programme is required.

Education (Master of) - MED

A personal statement consisting of no more than 500 words, discussing your motivation(s) for wishing to pursue the programme.
Two references (one academic and one professional)

Education [Special and Inclusive Education] (MEd) - MED

Applicants to this programme are required to submit a current CV.

English (MA) - MEN

Applicants are required to submit:

A writing sample consisting of a (preferably recent) academic essay they have produced (1000 - 3000 words). In exceptional cases, this requirement may be waived, or an alternative type of writing sample may be accepted, at the discretion of the Course Board.
Personal statement (c. 500 words outlining your relevant motivations, experience and interests (academic and other) that makes you feel that you would be suited to a place on this programme.

2 written references are also required.

Environment, Society & Development (MA) - MES

Applicants to this programme are required to submit a current CV and also a personal statement outlining interest/motivation for participating in this programme and why you feel you are a suitable participant for the programme. For Guidelines for Personal Statement please refer to this document.

2 references written are also required.

Film Production and Direction (MA) - FPD

Applicants to this programme must include:

A sample of film-making (a link to Vimeo/Youtube or online portfolio, accompanied with a precise description of your role in the production).
One idea (script or storyboard) for a short film.
One short critique (200–400 words) of a recent film or television programme.
An indication of your preference in working in production, direction, camera, sound and editing roles.
A personal statement, indicating why you’d like to do the course and why you think you’d be suited to the course.

Film Studies: Theory & Practice (MA) - FU

Applicants are required to submit a writing sample consisting of either a graded academic essay or a review essay of a recent film (1000 words).

Gender, Globalisation, and Rights (MA) - GG

Applicants must submit an academic writing sample such as class or seminar essay.

Global Media and Communication (MA) - GMC

Applicants must submit a sample of writing or other media. A CV is also required for this course.

Health Promotion (MA) - HP | Health Promotion (Postgraduate Diploma in Arts) - HM

Applicants to this programme are required to submit a current C.V. Please also submit a personal statement of approximately 500 words outlining:

your interest/motivation for participating in this programme
how you feel you meet the specific selection criteria outlined for this programme
why you feel you are a suitable participant for the programme

Health Psychology (MSc) - MHP

There is no need to submit a personal statement for this programme.

Please note that International applicants are required to submit module descriptors, module weightings and a copy of their dissertation.

History (MA) - MAH

Please submit a personal statement of about 500 words explaining your motivation for further studies in History and why you are interested in this programme.

Two academic references submitted on the downloadable standard referee form should also be submitted.

Irish Studies Literature & History (MA) - MLH

Applicants to this programme are required to submit a writing sample of at least 1,500 words.

Two academic references submitted on the downloadable standard referee form should also be submitted. (standard form)

Irish Theatre History & Archives (MA) - MIT

Applicants to this programme must submit a writing sample of 5 - 6 typed pages. This may consist of an academic essay, creative writing, or theatre reviews.
Two letters of reference are required from mentors, educators or employers.
A Personal Statement outlining suitability for and interest in the programme is required.

Journalism (MA) - AJ

An article of journalistic interest (c.700 words) indicating the name or type of newspaper or news magazine for which you think it is suited.

A personal statement detailing your interest in and suitability to the pursuit of journalism studies, including brief information on relevant journalistic/media experience. Where appropriate include brief detail of other work/life experience relevant to your interest in and suitability to the programme – applicants may also wish to submit a CV listing relevant experience and skills.

Applicants also have the option of submitting up to three samples of already published work (if available), clearly indicating the name and date of publication. For radio/TV material detail the title of package, with a brief synopsis of content, your role in the piece, transmission date, duration etc.

References: Applicants are required to submit two written references, one academic, and one non–academic.

Journalism for Practitioners (MA) - AJ

An article of journalistic interest (c.700 words) indicating the name or type of newspaper or news magazine for which you think it is suited.

Please also submit a personal statement detailing your interest in and suitability to the pursuit of journalism studies, including brief information on relevant journalistic/media experience. Where appropriate include brief detail of other work/life experience relevant to your interest in and suitability to the programme – applicants may also wish to submit a CV listing relevant experience and skills.

Applicants also have the option of submitting up to three samples of already published work (if available), clearly indicating the name and date of publication. For radio/TV material detail the title of package, with a brief synopsis of content, your role in the piece, transmission date, duration etc.

References: Applicants are required to submit two written references, one academic, and one non–academic.

Landscape Archaeology (MA) - LA

Two hardcopy references are required for this programme, at least one of which to be an academic reference.

Literature & Publishing (MA) - MLP

Two hardcopy academic references are required (or relevant professional recommendations in the case of applicants who are a long time out of the education system).

Medieval Studies (MA) - MVS

Applicants should also provide both a sample of their written work (such as an extended essay, seminar paper, or senior thesis; 2,000-5,000 words) and an academic reference. Their personal statement should explain their choice of Medieval Studies.

Nua Ghaeilge (MA) - MNG

Iarrtar ar gach iarrathóir ráiteas pearsanta c.500 focal a scríobh. Ba cheart go luafaí na nithe seo a leanas sa ráiteas:

Spreagadh an iarratasóra le cur isteach ar an gcúrsa agus na fáthanna a gceapann an t-iarratasóir gur duine oiriúnach é/í le cur isteach ar an gcúrsa.

Old and Middle Irish (MA) - OMI

2 written references are required.

Playwriting & Dramaturgy (MA) - MPW

Applicants to this programme must submit a playwriting or other writing sample of 5 - 6 typed pages.
A Personal Statement outlining suitability for and interest in the programme is required.

Politics & Sociology (MA) - PSO

Two references submitted on the downloadable Referee Form should also be submitted.

Public Policy (MA/PgDip) - PMM

Personal statement: all applicants must enclose a typed personal statement of approximately 600 words explaining why you wish to undertake the programme of your choice, outlining how it fits into your career objectives, and discussing your research interests.

Psychology (HDip) - HDP

There is no need to submit a personal statement for this programme.

Psychology [Conversion] (HDip) - HY

There is no need to submit a personal statement for this programme.

Social Work (MA) - SK

Applicants must provide information on work experience (voluntary or paid) on the following form: ‌Work Experience Details

Two references are required:

An academic reference completed on the downloadable Referee Guidelines form.
A work-related reference also (i.e,. general reference from employer).
Personal statement consisting of 300 words (not 600 as is the standard requirement for other courses) on why you wish to study social work is also required.

Social Work Practice Teaching, Supervision and Management (PDip) - PGT

CORU registration number/details are required as well as a personal statement.

Sports Journalism & Communication (MA) - MSJ

Previous samples of journalism - blog posts, writing, student media or broadcast is required as well as a CV and 2 references.

Teastas Iarchéime(Árdscileanna Gaeilge do Mhúinteoirí) - TAG

Ní gá ráiteas pearsanta don chúrsa seo.

Theatre Practice and Production (MA) - MTP

Applicants to this programme must submit a writing sample of 4 - 5 typed pages. This may consist of an academic essay, theatre reviews, excerpt from play, director's notebook, etc.,
A Personal Statement outlining prior experience and reasons for applying is required.

Values and Knowledge (MA) - MVK

A writing sample of at least 2000 words (for example, course essay) is required.
2 written references are also required - one of these must be an academic reference (in the case of applicants currently undertaking studies) OR an employer (in the case of applicants currently in employment).

Writing (MA) - WR

Further to providing typical supporting documentation, applicants are required to submit:

- A representative writing sample (max. 5000 words). This can be in any genre or mix of genres. While an academic essay written for a university course is not ideal, if this is the only sample you can provide it will be given full consideration as part of your application.

- A personal statement (max. 600 words). This should specify your area(s) of interest and outline your intent and hopes for development while on the MA in Writing programme.

For all  College of Business, Public Policy and Law Taught Programmes the following supporting documentation must be submitted: 

  • Official qualifications and exam results (transcripts) to date: required for all non-NUIG applicants and for NUIG graduates who did not receive their undergraduate degrees from NUI Galway. Applicants who have still to graduate must upload final transcripts on receipt.
  • English language competency: if necessary, evidence of  English language competency.
  • Personal statement: all applicants must submit/upload a typed personal statement of approximately 600 words explaining why you wish to undertake the programme(s) of your choice, outlining how it fits into your career objectives, unless indicated otherwise in the table below.
  • Passport or Birth certificate:—a copy of your passport or birth certificate must also be submitted/uploaded. 
  • References: School of Law programmes—non-NUIG applicants only must provide two written references.
  • IMPORTANT: Some programmes require additional documentation. Please  view the list below for programmes that require additional supporting documents.

AD - Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)

 Applicants to this programme are required to submit/upload a current C.V. (maximum 3 pages).
  

AY - Master of Accounting

 Applicants to this programme do not need to submit a personal statement. Instead, please download and fill in this form and upload onto your application.
 

DB - HDip (Business Studies)

 A personal statement is not required.
 

MBH - MSc in Business and Hospitality

 1. Curriculum Vitae (C.V.) 
 
Applicants are required to submit/upload a current C.V. (max. 2 pages)
 
2. References 
Applicants are required to submit/upload 2 references.  One must be an academic reference (in the case of applicants currently undertaking studies) and/or an employer (in the case of applicants currently in employment), and/or suitable personal reference.
 

MBY - MSc (Business Analytics)

 Personal Statements are required to be original and unique, maximum 1 A4 page (600 words) Please do not exceed the word limit on your personal statement.
 

MIA - MSc in International Accounting and Analytics

 Pathway A - September intake:  a current CV; transcripts showing all modules taken as part of your degree and grades achieved. Where the applicant is a current final year undergraduate, show details of all modules registered for in final year.
 
Pathway B - January intake (only):  a current CV AND a certified copy of full associate membership of a recognised Professional Accounting Body.  
 

MIF - MEconSc (International Finance)

 Personal statement required for candidates whose primary degree is not in Economics.  
 

MIS - MSc (Information Systems Management)

Personal Statements are required to be original and unique, maximum 1 A4 page (600 words) Please do not exceed the word limit on your personal statement.

MMK - MSc (Marketing Practice)

As part of your application you must provide a two page Curriculum Vitae. It is strongly recommended that you follow the Personal Statement and CV Guidelines available here.
 
If you are called to interview as part of the application process, this document will be of use: MSc Marketing Practice Interview Preparation
 

MG - MSc (Human Resource Management)

  • A one-minute video outlining why you wish to study for an MSc HRM, what your career plans are and why we should select you for the programme (see instructions here).
  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • A written personal statement must be included with all applications.
  • In addition, an interview may form part of the selection process for the programme.
  • IELTS score of 6.5 if relevant.
CV, Personal Statement & Interview Guidelines are available here.
 
As part of your application to this Programme please create a one minute video of yourself answering the following three questions (this can be filmed using your mobile phone camera):
1.       Why do I want to pursue the MSc HRM  at NUI Galway?
2.       Why should I be selected for the MSc HRM  Programme?
3.       What are my career aspirations?
 
Instructions for submitting the video as part of your application:
1.       Create a URL for your video: by uploading your video to, for example, Youtube (preferably uploaded as unlisted) or Dropbox
2.       Share the URL of your video: by copying and pasting the link into a document. Submit this document to the NUIG CRM Recruit system as part of your application (note: please ensure the URL link is valid and the video plays when clicked/pasted into a browser) 
 

MG - MSc (Strategy, Innovation and People Management)

  • A one-minute video outlining why you wish to study for an MSc SIPM, what your career plans are and why we should select you for the programme (see instructions here).
  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • A written personal statement must be included with all applications.
  • In addition, an interview may form part of the selection process for the programme.
  • IELTS score of 6.5 if relevant.
CV, Personal Statement & Interview Guidelines are available here.
 
As part of your application to this Programme please create a one minute video of yourself answering the following three questions (this can be filmed using your mobile phone camera):
1.       Why do I want to pursue the MSc SIPM  at NUI Galway?
2.       Why should I be selected for the MSc SIPM  Programme?
3.       What are my career aspirations?
 
Instructions for submitting the video as part of your application:
1.       Create a URL for your video: by uploading your video to, for example, Youtube (preferably uploaded as unlisted) or Dropbox
2.       Share the URL of your video: by copying and pasting the link into a document. Submit this document to the NUIG CRM Recruit system as part of your application (note: please ensure the URL link is valid and the video plays when clicked/pasted into a browser) 
 
 

BL - Bachelor of Law (LLB)

 Please include a personal statement indicating why you wish to undertake this course and outline how it fits into your career objectives. Please attach any other additional documentation which you think may assist in the assessment of your application.
 

ML - LLM (International Human Rights)

 Please include a personal statement which will provide any additional information to support your application (e.g., knowledge of languages, computing, special aptitudes, or details not already cited). Please attach any other additional documentation which you feel would enhance your application, e.g., curriculum vitae. Two letters of reference are also a requirement for all applicants, except NUIG graduates/applicants.
 
To qualify for entry into the LLM programmes at the Irish Centre for Human Rights, a candidate whose first language is not English must take either the IELTS or TOEFL test (click here for scores required).
 

ML - LLM (Peace Operations, Humanitarian Law and Conflict)

 Please include a personal statement which will provide any additional information to support your application (e.g., knowledge of languages, computing, special aptitudes, or details not already cited). Please attach any other additional documentation which you feel would enhance your application, e.g., curriculum vitae. Two letters of reference are also a requirement for all applicants, except NUIG graduates/applicants.
 

ML - LLM (Public Law)

 Please include a personal statement which will provide any additional information to support your application (e.g., knowledge of languages, computing, special aptitudes, or details not already cited). Please attach any other additional documentation which you feel would enhance your application, e.g., curriculum vitae. Two letters of reference are also a requirement for all non-NUIG applicants.
 

ML - LLM (International Criminal Law)

 Please include a personal statement which will provide any additional information to support your application (e.g., knowledge of languages, computing, special aptitudes, or details not already cited). Please attach any other additional documentation which you feel would enhance your application, eg., curriculum vitae. Two letters of reference are also a requirement for all non-NUIG applicants.
 
 

ML - LLM (International and Comparative Disability Law and Policy) 

 Please include a personal statement which will provide any additional information to support your application (e.g., work in the area of disability, knowledge of languages, computing, special aptitudes, or details not already cited). Please attach any other additional documentation which you feel would enhance your application, e.g., curriculum vitae. Two letters of reference are also a requirement for all non-NUIG applicants.
For all Science and Engineering Taught programmes the following supporting documentation is required:
  • Official qualifications and third level exam results (transcripts) to date: required for all non-NUIG applicants and for NUIG graduates who did not receive their undergraduate degrees from NUI Galway. Applicants who have still to graduate must upload final transcripts on receipt.
  • English language competency: if necessary, evidence of English language competency.
  • Personal statement: all applicants must enclose/upload a typed personal statement of approximately 600 words explaining why you wish to undertake the programme(s) of your choice, outlining how it fits into your career objectives, unless indicated otherwise in the table below.
  • Passport or birth certificate:—a copy of your passport or birth certificate must also be submitted/uploaded.
  • References: School of Engineering/Computer Science programmesunless specifically stated otherwise non-NUIG applicants only must provide two written references. One must be an academic reference (in the case of applicants currently undertaking studies) OR an employer (in the case of applicants currently in employment).
  • IMPORTANT: Some programmes require additional documentation. Please view the list below for the list of programmes that require additional supporting documents.

AP - MAppSc (Occupational Safety Engineering and Ergonomics)

Applicants are required to submit/upload a 1,200 word essay with their application on the topic: The Role of Occupational Health and Safety in the Modern Workplace. 

There is no need to submit a personal statement for this programme.

APE - Master of Applied Science (Enterprise Systems)

There is no need to submit a personal statement for this programme.

CSD - MSc Computer Science (Data Analytics)

Please submit/upload a current C.V. 
Only transcripts from accredited third level institutions are required. 
Employer reference/letter of support

DCS - Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science (Data Analytics)

  • Please submit/upload a current C.V. 
  • Only transcripts from accredited third level institutions are required. 
  • Employer reference/letter of support

MAI - MSc (Artificial Intelligence)

  • A personal statement outlining:
    • A summary of your primary degree and its relevance for a successful completion of this programme. We strongly encourage an evidence based approach to highlighting your academic accomplishments.
    • A summary of your previous capstone projects (e.g. undergraduate final year projects) including an outline of your exact contribution there. We strongly encourage an evidence based approach to outlining your existing technical skills and experience.
  • Please upload a current C.V.

MAI - MSc (Artificial Intelligence) - online

  • Please upload a current C.V.
  • Letter of support from your company is required
  • Proof of payment to Skillnet should be submitted

MBM - MSc (Biomedical Engineering)

Please upload a current C.V.

MEB - ME (Biomedical Engineering)

Please upload a current C.V.

MEC - ME (Civil Engineering)

  • There is no need to submit a personal statement for this programme.
  • Non-NUI Galway applicants must provide details of your final year project/dissertation or the most substantial project/dissertation conducted during your Bachelor’s degree - download and complete this Form.

MECE - ME (Electronic and Computer Engineering)

Non-NUI Galway applicants must provide details of the most recent project you have completed as part of your bachelor’s degree - download and complete the Additional Documentation Form

MEEE - ME (Electrical and Electronic Engineering)

Non-NUI Galway applicants must provide details of the most recent project you have completed as part of your bachelor’s degree - download and complete the Additional Documentation Form

MSME - MSc (Mechanical Engineering)

Please submit/upload a current C.V.

SD - Higher Diploma (Software Design and Development)—Industry Stream

Please upload a current C.V.
There is no need to submit a personal statement for this programme.

AL - MSc (Mathematics)

Non-NUIG applicants only must provide two written references.

AST -  MSc (AgriFood Sustainability & Technology)

An academic reference is required.
Applicants to this programme are required to submit a 2 page C.V.
Personal statement - max 600 words required.

BMG - MSc (Biomedical Genomics)

Applicants to this programme are required to submit a current C.V.

CSG - MSc (Computational Genomics)

Applicants to this programme are required to submit a current C.V.

HA - HDipAppSc (Mathematics)

Non-NUIG applicants only must provide two written references.

HDS - HDipAppSci (Applied Mathematics)

Non-NUIG applicants only must provide two written references.

MBL - MSc (Biodiversity & Land-use Planning) via blended learning

2 written references should be uploaded.

MT - MSc (Biotechnology)

Applicants to this programme are required to submit a current C.V.

MTR - MSc (Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs)

  • There is no need to submit a personal statement for this programme.
  • Applicants to this programme are required to submit a current C.V.

MV - MSc (Biomedical Science)

Applicants to this programme are required to submit a current C.V.

OEH - MSc (Occupational and Environmental Health & Safety)

Nursing applicants must submit a copy of their current registration with An Bord Altranais agus Cnáimhseachais na hÉireann.

OES - HDipAppSc (Occupational and Environmental Health & Safety)

Nursing applicants must submit a copy of their current registration with NMBI.

SEV - MSc (Sustainable Environments

2 written references should be uploaded.

For all Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences Taught programmes the following supporting documentation is required: 

  • Official qualifications and exam results (transcripts) to date: required for all non-NUIG applicants and for NUIG graduates who did not receive their undergraduate degrees from NUI Galway. Applicants who have still to graduate must upload final transcripts on receipt.
  • English language competency: if necessary, evidence of  English language competency.
  • Personal statement*: all applicants must enclose a typed personal statement of approximately 600 words explaining why you wish to undertake the programme(s) of your choice, outlining how it fits into your career objectives, unless otherwise indicated in the table below. 
  • Passport or birth certificate:—a copy of your passport or birth certificate must also be submitted. 
  • IMPORTANT: Some programmes require additional documentation. Please view the list below for the list of programmes that require additional supporting documents.

    *Applicants to programmes administered by the School of Nursing and Midwifery do not need to submit a personal statement.

ANP - Master of Science in Nursing (Advanced Practice Nursing)

Please submit:

  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).
  • Letter from Director of Nursing and the Clinical Supervisor in support of your application.
  • This Site Declaration Form must also be downloaded and completed.

CNP - Certificate in Nursing (Nurse/Midwife Prescribing)

  • This Site Declaration Form must be downloaded and completed on behalf of the Health Service Provider by the Director of Nursing/Midwifery/ Public Health Nursing or relevant nurse or midwife manager. 
  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).

HV - Master of Health Sciences (Nursing Education)

Please submit:

  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).
  • Letter indicating that teaching practice has been negotiated in a Department of Nursing/ Midwifery Education
  • Nursing & Midwifery applicants are reminded that they must also submit details of previous work experience as stated on the application form.

MCE - Masters in Health Sciences (Emergency Care)

Please submit: 

  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).
  • Letter from Director of Nursing guaranteeing practice placements in appropriate specialism for the duration of the programme.
  • Nursing & Midwifery applicants are reminded that they must also submit details of previous work experience as stated on the application form.

MCR - MSc (Clinical Research)

Please submit/upload a current C.V. 

MDC - Master/Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (Childrens Palliative Care/Complex Care)

Please submit:  

  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).
  • Letter from Director of Nursing guaranteeing practice placements in appropriate specialism for the duration of the programme.
  • Nursing & Midwifery applicants are reminded that they must also submit details of previous work experience as stated on the application form.

MDI - Master/Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (Intensive Care)

Please submit:

  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).
  • Letter from Director of Nursing guaranteeing practice placements in appropriate specialism for the duration of the programme.
  • Nursing & Midwifery applicants are reminded that they must also submit details of previous work experience as stated on the application form.

MDL - Master/Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (Palliative Care)

Please submit:  

  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).
  • Letter from Director of Nursing guaranteeing practice placements in appropriate specialism for the duration of the programme.
  • Nursing & Midwifery applicants are reminded that they must also submit details of previous work experience as stated on the application form.

MDOH - Master/Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (Oncology)

Please submit:  

  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).
  • Letter from Director of Nursing guaranteeing practice placements in appropriate specialism for the duration of the programme.
  • Nursing & Midwifery applicants are reminded that they must also submit details of previous work experience as stated on the application form.

MDP - Master/Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (Perioperative)

Please submit:  

  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).
  • Letter from Director of Nursing guaranteeing practice placements in appropriate specialism for the duration of the programme.
  • Nursing & Midwifery applicants are reminded that they must also submit details of previous work experience as stated on the application form.

MDU - Master/Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (Acute Medicine)

Please submit:

  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).
  • Letter of support from the Director of Nursing guaranteeing practice placements in an acute medical unit or equivalent setting for the duration of the programme.
  • Nursing & Midwifery applicants are reminded that they must also submit details of previous work experience as stated on the application form.

MDW - Master/Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (Wound Healing and Tissue Repair)

  • A Personal Statement is a requirement for this course
  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI) or relevant professional body
  • Letter from Director of Nursing guaranteeing practice placements in appropriate specialism for the duration of the programme.
  • Nursing & Midwifery applicants are reminded that they must also submit details of previous work experience as stated on the application form

MGE - Masters in Health Sciences (Gerontology)

Please submit:

  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).
  • Letter from Director of Nursing guaranteeing practice placements in appropriate specialism for the duration of the programme.
  • Nursing & Midwifery applicants are reminded that they must also submit details of previous work experience as stated on the application form.

MIG - MSc (Microscopy and Imaging)

  • Please submit/upload a current C.V.
  • A Personal Statement of approximately 500 words

OBN - MHSc/PDip in Health Sciences (Obesity)

Please submit:

  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).
  • Letter from Director of Nursing and the Clinical Supervisor in support of your application.

PCW - Postgraduate Certificate in Health Promotion (Workplace Wellness)

  • Please upload a current C.V.
  • A Personal Statement: maximum of 200 words only required
  • Name and contact details of one referee should be uploaded

PCH - Postgraduate Certificate in Health Promotion (Cardiovascular Health & Diabetes Prevention)

  •  Please upload a current C.V.
  • A Personal Statement: maximum of 200 words only required
  • Name and contact details of one referee should be uploaded

PHP - Postgraduate Certificate in Mental Health Promotion

  • Please upload a current C.V.
  • A Personal Statement: maximum of 200 words only required
  • Name and contact details of one referee should be uploaded

PMA - Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing (Advanced Practice with Prescribing)

Please submit:

  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).
  • A letter from Director of Nursing and the Clinical Supervisor in support of your application.
  • Nursing applicants are reminded that they must also submit details of previous work experience, as stated on the application form.
  • This  must also be completed and submitted.

PNE - Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing (Education)

Please submit: 

  • A copy of current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).
  • Letter indicating that teaching practice has been negotiated in a Department of Nursing/ Midwifery Education
  • Nursing & Midwifery applicants are reminded that they must also submit details of previous work experience as stated on the application form.