Why you should choose NUI Galway for your Masters

At NUI Galway we offer a wide range of award-winning postgraduate courses, giving your career the best possible launchpad. We are ranked 259th of universities worldwide—this means that your qualification will be recognised internationally and our academic community of world-leading researchers have a commitment to investing in your future. 

We have generous scholarship offerings, strong industry links, and you can be assured that you will be taught by some of the best minds and the most current innovators. We offer a range of options—from professional qualifications to independent research, on-campus taught programmes to part-time and online study.

[Read our Postgraduate Studies Blog here.]

 

Postgraduate Taught Courses

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Course Name
Advanced Language Skills (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Applied Behaviour Analysis (MSc) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Archaeology (HDip, full-time or part-time) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Art and Ecology (MA, MFA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Classics (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Clinical Psychology (Doctor of Psychological Science) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Coastal & Marine Environments: Physical Processes, Policy & Practice (MSc) (full-time) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Conference Interpreting (MA/PDip) Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge
Culture and Colonialism (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Digital Media (MA/PDip) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Drama and Theatre Studies (MA/PGDip) [full-time, part-time] College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Education (Professional Master of, [Post-Primary]) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
English (MA) [full-time/part-time] College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Environment, Society, and Development (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Family Support Studies (MA/PDip) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Film Studies: Theory and Practice (MA/PDip, full-time or part-time) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Fine Art (Post Baccalaureate [HDip]) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Fine Art in Studio Art (Master of) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
French (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Global Women's Studies: Gender, Globalisation and Rights (MA, full-time, part-time) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
German Literature/Language (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Health Promotion (MA/PDip & full-time or part-time)
Health Psychology (MSc) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
History (MA/PGDip) [full-time/part-time] College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
International Contemporary Literatures and Media (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Irish Theatre History & Archives (MA/PDip) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Irish Studies—Literature & History (MA, full-time or part-time) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Journalism (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Landscape Archaeology (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Literature and Publishing (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Mathematics (MA/MSc/PDip/HDipAppSc) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Medieval Studies (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Nua-Ghaeilge (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Education (Professional Master) through Irish: Oideachas (Máistir Gairmiúil san [MGO]) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Old and Middle Irish (MA full-time, part-time) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Film Production and Direction (MA/PDip) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Psychology—Conversion (HDipA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Psychology—Full (HDipA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Public Advocacy and Activism (MA/PDip)[full-time, part-time] College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Social Work (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Social Work Practice Teaching, Supervision & Management (PDip) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Spanish (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Special Educational Needs (PDip) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Theatre Practice and Production (MA/PDip)—(full-time) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Translation Studies (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Values & Knowledge (Philosophy)(MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Writing (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Playwriting & Dramaturgy (MA/Pip) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Clinical Neuroscience (MSc) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Irish Studies—Literature & Music (MA) (full-time and part-time) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Clinical Psychology (for Qualified Clinicians)–DPsychSc College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Creative Arts: Producing and Curation (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Digital Cultures (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Education (Special and Inclusive Education) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Education in Design, Learning and Technology (MEd) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Education Leadership (MEd) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Rural Futures Planning and Innovation (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Politics and Sociology (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Sports Journalism and Communication (MA) College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies
Ateangaireacht Chomhdhála (MA/Diop)/(Conference Interpreting) Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge
Leánn Teanga (MA/Dioplóma Iarchéime) Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge
Ardscileanna Gaeilge do Mhúinteoirí (Teastas Iarchéime) Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge
Ghaeilge Fheidhmeach (Ard-Dioplóma) Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge
Léann an Aistriúcháin (Teastas Iarchéime) Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge
Cleachtas Gairmiúil sna Meáin (MA/Diop) Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge
Accounting (Master of) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Ageing and Public Policy (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
LLB (Bachelor of Laws) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Business Analytics (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Business and Hospitality (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Business Studies (HDip) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Corporate Finance (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Digital Marketing (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Economic Science (HDip) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Global Environmental Economics (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Health Economics (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Human Resource Management (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Information Systems Management (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Innovation Management (PDip) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
International Accounting and Analytics (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
International Accounting and Analytics—Pathway A (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
International Accounting and Analytics—Pathway B (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
International and Comparative Disability Law and Policy (LLM) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
International Criminal Law (LLM) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
International Finance (MEconSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
International Human Rights (LLM) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
International Management (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
International Marketing and Entrepreneurship (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
International Migration and Refugee Law and Policy (LLM) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
LLM (General) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
International & Comparative Business Law (LLM) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Marketing Management (MSc, full-time or part-time) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Marketing Practice (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Master of Business Administration (EMBA, PDip, part-time) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Peace Operations, Humanitarian Law and Conflict (LLM) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Public Law (LLM) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Strategy, Innovation and People Management (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Technology Commercialisation (PDip) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Technology Management (MSc) College of Business, Public Policy, & Law
Advanced Healthcare Practice and Research (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Applied Multilingualism (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Cellular Manufacturing and Therapy (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Cheminformatics and Toxicology (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Childhood Speech, Language & Communication Needs (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Clinical Education (Master of, PDip/Cert) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Clinical Primary Care (PDip/Cert) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Clinical Research (MSc, full-time and part-time) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Diabetes (Medicine) (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Diabetes (Nursing) (MHSc/PDipHSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Endovascular Surgery (Master in Medical Science)(PDip) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Exercise Physiology and its Application in Therapy (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Health Promotion (Cardiovascular Health and Diabetes Prevention) (PgCert) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Health Promotion (MA/PDip & full-time or part-time)
Health Promotion (Wellness Workplace) (PgCert) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Healthcare Simulation and Patient Safety (MSc, PDipSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Interventional Cardiovascular Medicine College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Medical Science (Masters in) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Mental Health Promotion (PgCert) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Microscopy and Imaging (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Multidisciplinary Radiology (MSc/PDip) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing Education (Master of Health Sciences) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing Education (PDip) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Acute Medicine (MHSc/PDip)—full-time and top-up College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Advanced Practice Nursing (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Advanced Practice with Prescribing (Masters) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Advanced Practice with Prescribing (PDip) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Children's Palliative Care/Complex Care (MHSc/PDip full-time) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Emergency Care (MHSc/PDip)—full-time and top up College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Gerontology (Master/PDip in Health Sciences [Gerontology]—full-time and top up) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Intensive Care (MHSc/PDip, full-time and top) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Midwifery (HDip) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Nurse/Midwife Prescribing (Certificate in) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Oncology and Haematology (MHSc/PDip, full-time and Oncology, top up) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Palliative Care (MHSc/PDip, full-time and top up) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Perioperative (Master/PDip in Health Sciences—full-time, and top up) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing—Public Health Nursing (Master Health Science)—full-time and top up College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Nursing: Master/Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (Wound Healing and Tissue Repair)—full time and top up College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Podiatric Medicine (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Preventive Cardiology (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Regenerative Medicine (MSc) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Surgery, Masters in (MCh) College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences
Enterprise Systems (MApplSc, full-time [FT] or part-time [PT]) College of Engineering & Informatics
Occupational Safety Engineering and Ergonomics (MApplSc, full-time or part-time) College of Engineering & Informatics
Software Design and Development (Higher Diploma)—Industry Stream/ICT Skills College of Engineering & Informatics
Software Design and Development (MSc, HDip; MSc "External" stream) College of Engineering & Informatics
Software Engineering (Diploma) College of Engineering & Informatics
Software Engineering and Database Technologies (MSc) College of Engineering & Informatics
Mechanical Engineering (ME) College of Engineering & Informatics
Civil Engineering (ME) College of Engineering & Informatics
Energy Systems Engineering (ME) College of Engineering & Informatics
Electrical & Electronic Engineering (ME) College of Engineering & Informatics
Computer Science—Data Analytics (MSc) College of Engineering & Informatics
Electronic & Computer Engineering (ME) College of Engineering & Informatics
Mechanical Engineering (MSc) College of Engineering & Informatics
Biomedical Engineering (MSc) College of Engineering & Informatics
Biomedical Engineering (ME) College of Engineering & Informatics
TechInnovation (MSc) College of Engineering & Informatics
AgInnovation: Agricultural Innovation & Entrepreneurship (MSc) College of Engineering & Informatics
Computer Science—Artificial Intelligence (MSc) College of Engineering & Informatics
Computer Science—Artificial Intelligence (MSc, online, part-time) College of Engineering & Informatics
Applied Mathematics (HDipAppSc) College of Science
Astronomical Instrumentation and Technology (Structured MSc) College of Science
Biodiversity & Land-Use Planning (MSc) via blended learning College of Science
Biomedical Genomics (MSc) College of Science
Biomedical Science (MSc) College of Science
Biomedical Science—continuous/flexible (MSc) College of Science
Biotechnology (MSc) College of Science
Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (MSc) College of Science
Computational Genomics (MSc) College of Science
Environmental Leadership (MSc) College of Science
Key Enabling Technologies (Structured Masters) College of Science
Mathematics (HDipAppSc, MSc, MA, PDip) College of Science
Medical Physics (MSc) College of Science
Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs (MSc) College of Science
Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs and Quality (Cert) College of Science
Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs and Quality (HDip) College of Science
Neuropharmacology (MSc) College of Science
Occupational and Environmental Health & Safety (MSc/HDip, full-time/part-time) College of Science
Occupational Health & Safety Top Up (MSc) College of Science
Sustainable Environments (MSc) College of Science
Sustainable Resource Management: Policy and Practice, inter-institutional programme (MSc) College of Science
Toxicology (MSc) College of Science