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Courses
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University Life
University Life
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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 researchled university with a commitment to top quality teaching across a range of key areas of expertise.

Research
Research
NUI Galway’s vibrant research community take on some of the most pressing challenges of our times.

Business & Industry
Guiding Breakthrough Research at NUI Galway
We explore and facilitate commercial opportunities for the research community at NUI Galway, as well as facilitating industry partnership.

Alumni, Friends & Supporters
Alumni, Friends & Supporters
There are over 90,000 NUI Galway graduates Worldwide, connect with us and tap into the online community.

Community Engagement
Community Engagement
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.
Undergraduate fees
Undergraduate Course Fees
The fees listed below are for fulltime undergraduate courses in NUI Galway and cover one academic year.
Undergraduate course fees
CAO code  Course  Total (EU) fee  Total (EU) fee comprises  International (nonEU) fee  

Tuition fee (Gov't funded)  Student contribution  Student levy  
GY123  Applied Social Sciences  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY101  Arts  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY105  History  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY301  Science (Bachelor)  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY408  Biomedical Engineering  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY303  Biomedical Science  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY318  Biopharmaceutical Chemistry  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY304  Biotechnology  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY206  Business Information Systems  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY261  Business Studies (International Hotel Management)  €7,674 p.a. 2017/18  €4,450 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,500 year 1. 2017/18 
GY120  Child, Youth and Family Studies  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY121  Children's Studies  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY110  Children’s Studies with Arts  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY402  Civil Engineering  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY251  Civil Law (BCL)  €6,817 p.a. 2017/18  €3,593 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY201  Commerce  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY209  Commerce (Global Experience)  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY262  BComm in International Hotel Management  €7,674 p.a. 2017/18  €4,450 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,500 year 1. 2017/18 
GY207  Commerce with Accounting  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY202  Commerce with French  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY208  Commerce with Gaeilge  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY203  Commerce with German  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY204  Commerce with Spanish  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY350  Computer Science and Information Technology  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY250  Corporate Law (B Corp Law)  €6,817 p.a. 2017/18  €3,593 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY111  Creative Writing with Arts  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY122  Cumarsáid agus Gaeilge  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY118  Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies with Arts  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY314  Earth and Ocean Sciences  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY414  Electrical and Electronic Engineering  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY406  Electronic and Computer Engineering  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY413  Energy Systems Engineering  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY401  Engineering (Undenominated)  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY308  Environmental Science  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY112  Film Studies with Arts  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY309  Financial Mathematics and Economics  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY107  Gaeilge agus Léann an Aistriúcháin  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY313  Environmental Health and Safety  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY113  Human Rights with Arts  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY119  Journalism  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY201  Law in Commerce  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY101  Law in Arts  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY310  Marine Science  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY319  Mathematical Science  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY109  Mathematics and Education  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY405  Mechanical Engineering  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY501  Medicine (Surgery & Obstetrics)  €See EU Fee* below  €50,135** p.a. 2017/18  
GY517  Midwifery Science  €7,330 p.a. 2017/18  €4,106 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €23,750 p.a. 2017/18 Discounts available through recognised recruitment pathways 
GY515  Nursing Science (General)  €7,330 p.a. 2017/18  €4,106 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €23,750 p.a. 2017/18 Discounts available through recognised recruitment pathways 
GY502  Occupational Therapy  €8,092 p.a. 2017/18  €4,868 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY320  Physics, Astrophysics, Biomedical, Theoretical  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY504  Bachelor of Science (Podiatric Medicine)  €8,092 p.a. 2017/18  €4,868 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €23,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY410  Project and Construction Management  €7,492 p.a. 2017/18  €4,268 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €23,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY516  Psychiatric Nursing Science  €7,330 p.a. 2017/18  €4,106 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €23,750 p.a. 2017/18 Discounts available through recognised recruitment pathways 
GY104  Psychology  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY103  Public and Social Policy  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY503  Speech and Language Therapy  €8,092 p.a. 2017/18  €4,868 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €13,750 p.a. 2017/18 
GY115  Performing Arts Studies  €5,822 p.a. 2017/18  €2,598 p.a. 2017/18  €3,000 p.a. 2017/18  €224 p.a. 2017/18  €12,750 p.a. 2017/18 
General Fee Information
NON EU Fee**
Discounts are available to students entering through recognised student recruitment agents. Current student recruitment pathways include IUMC and Atlantic Bridge.
Fee Regulations
University fee regulations are here.
Refunds
The University accepts no obligation to refund fees once a student has registered.
NUI Galway may refund fees under certain circumstances for International students who have paid some or part of their fees to the University but are subsequently unsuccessful in their visa application will be refunded the amounts they have paid, less an administrative fee of €190 within 60 days of formal withdrawal. They must provide documentary evidence of via refusal. The University requires confirmation from the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service [INIS] (Visa Section) that the visa has been refused. Refund policy documents and QA307 Student Fee Liability available here.
Cancellation Procedures
Leaving NUI Galway
If you are leaving your course and want to cancel your registration at NUI Galway, you need to contact our Student Information Desk and complete their Course Withdrawal Form.
Nonpayment of fees
If all payments, including fees and penalties, have not been made by 31/01/2018, your registration and examination entry may be cancelled.
Repeat Fees 2017/18
The repeat fee (to repeat the same year level and instance) for the 2017/18 academic year is:
* EU Students €1,824. This can be paid in full on registration or in two equal instalments: €912 on registration and €912 by 31/01/2018.
* NON EU Students €4,560. This can be paid in full on registration or in two equal instalments: €2,280 on registration and €2,280 by 31/01/2018.