NUI Galway Alert List 2020

New BA Degree Programmes 2020

 GY133 – BA Education (Computer Science and Mathematical Studies)

Was available in 2019 but appearing in CAO Handbook for the first time

(2 places for mature students and 2 for QQI/FET)

 GY134 - BSc (Geography and Geosystems)

 A four-year programme for those with a strong interest in how natural systems function and how scientific and geographic protocols can be used to advance environmental issues such as climate change, energy use, sustainable development, and policy.

Subjects required include Irish, English, Mathematics and a Laboratory Science subject.

(2 places for mature students and 2 for QQI/FET)

 GY253 - Law and Taxation

Subjects required include Irish, English, Mathematics and another Language

(1 place for mature students and 1 for QQI/FET)

 GY254 – Law, Criminology and Criminal Justice (BCL)

Subjects required include Irish, English and another Language

(I place for mature students and 1 for QQI/FET)

 GY321 - BSc Genetics and Genomics

Subjects required include Irish, English, a Laboratory Science subject and Mathematics at minimum H5 or O1

(Unlimited places for mature students and 4 for QQI/FET)

 

Discontinued Degree Programmes 2020

None  

 

Changes to QQI (FETAC or NCVA) Entry Routes

 New QQI / FETAC links to all courses                      

 Details and number of places at this link:

http://www.nuigalway.ie/undergrad-admissions/non-schoolleavers/qqifetacplc/

 

NUI Galway Important Dates to Remember

HPAT (for Medicine)   

Saturday 22nd February, 2020

MSAP Test (Mature applicants to Arts)

Saturday 7th March, 2020

OPEN DAYS 

4th and 5th October, 2019

and

Saturday 28th March, 2020

HEAR and DARE Application Information Day

ILAS Centre, NUI Galway 

Saturday 11th January, 2020

10am - 2pm

 

Regional Information Evenings

Date

Event

Venue

14th November, 2019

NUI Galway Information Evening - Kildare

Osprey Hotel

5th December, 2019

NUI Galway Information Evening – Letterkenny

Radisson Hotel

12th December, 2019

NUI Galway Information Evening – Athlone

Radisson Hotel

16th January, 2020

NUI Galway Information Evening – Limerick

Strand Hotel

23rd January, 2020

NUI Galway Information Evening – Galway City

O’Donoghue Centre, NUI Galway

 

Mature Students' Dedicated Open Evening

Wednesday 15th January 2020, 5:30 – 8pm

http://www.nuigalway.ie/mature/public-events/

 

Reminder: Shannon College of Hotel Management

Shannon College of Hotel Management (p. 85 of CAO Handbook) part of the College of Business, Public Policy and Law, NUI Galway and its two level 8 Degree courses have GYCodes:

GY261 – Business Studies in International Hotel Management

GY262 – Commerce in International Hotel Management *

*Year 4 is completed in NUI Galway.

CAO points for both courses include interview points.  Students are invited for interview after they apply through CAO and interviews are held in April and July.

Open Evenings at Shannon College on Tuesday 19th November, 2019 and Wednesday 22nd January 2020, commencing at 5pm.      

Downloads

  • Undergraduate Prospectus 2020

    Undergraduate Prospectus 2020 PDF (18.4 MB)

  • Quick Guide to Courses 2020

    Quick Guide to Courses 2020 PDF (2.4 MB)

  • A Level Quick Guide 2020

    A Level Quick Guide 2020 PDF (2 MB)