Welcome to the NUI Galway

Sustainability Website

NUI Galway demonstrates leadership in the achievement of the SDGs by promoting sustainability scholarship, social justice, human rights and global citizenship as graduate and staff attributes, by embedding sustainability in operations and investments, and by building sustainable partnerships with communities.  NUI Galway’s vision is to become a top class green, smart and healthy campus. Our students, graduates and staff will be increasingly valued for their world readiness, our research will help to tackle societal challenges and our campus will be a role model for the transition for a more sustainable future.

Key Facts


Increase in Sustainability Modules from 196 to 231 in 2018


Increased engagement in energy awareness campaigns


Increase in on-site renewable energy generation

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