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About NUI Galway
About NUI Galway
Since 1845, NUI Galway has been sharing the highest quality teaching and research with Ireland and the world. Find out what makes our University so special – from our distinguished history to the latest news and campus developments.
Colleges & Schools
Colleges & Schools
NUI Galway has earned international recognition as a research-led university with a commitment to top quality teaching across a range of key areas of expertise.
- Business & Industry
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At NUI Galway, we believe that the best learning takes place when you apply what you learn in a real world context. That's why many of our courses include work placements or community projects.
Postgraduate Structured Programmes
Structured PHD courses
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|Course Name||Key Words|
|Applied Mathematics (Structured PhD)||Postgraduate, structured, PhD, Applied Mathematics, Science, Statistics|
|Biochemistry (Structured PhD)||structured, phd, biochemistry, natural sciences, science|
|Bioinformatics (Structured PhD)||Bioinformatics, structured, PhD, research, science, mathematics|
|Biostatistics (Structured PhD)||postgraduate|
|Botany (Structured PhD)||botany, plant science, seaweed, algae, diatoms, microalgae, crops, trees, forestry, plant genetics, plant biosciences, plant physiology, plant biotechnology, plant molecular biology, plant cell biology, plant ecology, plant evolution, plant epigenetics, agribiosciences, agribiotech, marine biotech|
|Chemistry (Structured PhD)||chemistry|
|Earth & Ocean Sciences (Structured PhD)||earth, ocean, sciences, science|
|Mathematics (Structured PhD)||maths, mathematics|
|Marine Sciences (Structured PhD)||marine sciences, ryan institute|
|Microbiology (Structured PhD)||Structured, PhD, microbiology, science, research|
|Physics (Structured PhD)||physics, structured, phd, research, science|
|Statistics (Structured PhD)||Structured, phd, mathematics, statistics, research, science|
|Zoology (Structured PhD)||zoology, phd, structured, science, research|
|Biomedical Engineering Science (Structured PhD) full-time||structured, phd, biomedical, engineering, science,|
|Anatomy (Structured PhD) full-time||anatomy, structured, research, phd, science|
|Pharmacology and Therapeutics (Structured PhD)||pharmacology, therapeutics, structured, psychology, phd, research, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway|
|Physiology (Structured PhD)||physiology, structured, psychology, phd, research, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway|
|Chemistry (Structured Masters)||Master Degree, Chemistry|
|Key Enabling Technologies (Structured Masters)||KEY ENABLING TECHNOLOGIES| PHOTONICS| NANOTECHNOLOGY| ADVANCED MATERIALS| MICRO-AND NANO-ELECTRONICS| INDUSTRIAL BIOTECHNOLOGY AND ADVANCED MANUFACTURING| INTERDISCIPLINARY|
|Cancer (Structured Masters)||MSc, Masters Degree, research, cancer research, molecular biology, oncology, hematology, signal transduction, translational cancer research, chromosome|
|Plant & AgriBiosciences (Structured PhD)||biology, biosciences, agribiosciences, agriculture, plant science, crop, livestock, molecular biology, food security, breeding, biotechnology, systems biology, agronomy, climate change, rural economics, soil science, plant genetics, animal genetics, bioinformatics, research, impact pathway, structured PhD, communications, Ireland, Irish agriculture, greenhouse gases|
|AgriBiosciences (Structured Masters)—full-time and part-time||biology, biosciences, agribiosciences, agriculture, plant science, crop, livestock, molecular biology, food security, breeding, biotechnology, systems biology, agronomy, climate change, rural economics, soil science, plant genetics, animal genetics, bioinformatics, research, impact pathway, structured PhD, communications, Ireland, Irish agriculture, greenhouse gases|
|Cellular and Molecular Biology (Structured PhD)||apoptosis, autophagy, biochemistry, cancer biology, cell biology, cell death, cell signaling, cell stress, ER stress, genetics, molecular biology, necroptosis, proteostasis, unfolded protein response, UPR|