NUI Galway is internationally recognised for its excellence.

Since 2014, NUI Galway has moved up 25 places in the QS World University Rankings, which now positions us at 259 in the world. Both the QS and Times Higher Education Rankings have placed the University in a high position, and we are now counted among the Top Universities in both rankings. In 2019, the new Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings placed NUI Galway 20th in the world for addressing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goal for Good Health and Wellbeing.

Key Facts

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We now rank 259 in the world in the QS World University Rankings

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Since 2014, NUI Galway has moved up 25 places in QS ranking

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in the world in UN Good Health & Wellbeing index

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NUI Galway is now home to over 3,000 International Students

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There are over 18,000 students enrolled at NUI Galway

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Students from over 100 countries worldwide