The University of You, For You! 

Right now, planning for the future is challenging. But with challenge comes great opportunity.
NUI Galway is an award-winning university in the heart of Galway city. NUI Galway continues to perform strongly in the 2021 QS World University Rankings, moving up another 21 places. It is now ranked 238th in the world’s top 1,000 institutions. This ranking confirms its position among the world’s elite educational institutions, placing it in the top 1% of universities in the world, and in the top 20% in the QS World University RankingsThis year, we mark 175 years of learning, so we’ve weathered storms in the past. Which means we know a thing or two about opportunity.

Frequently Asked Questions about our Undergraduate Courses

View our FAQs about our undergraduate courses below or read through our Q&A sessions from our Virtual Open Day here.

Explore Courses and Careers

Explore NUI Galway’s 75 degree programmes through a series of presentations which are available to stream and download here!


  • Undergraduate Prospectus 2020

    Undergraduate Prospectus 2020 PDF (18.4 MB)

  • A Level Quick Guide 2020

    A Level Quick Guide 2020 PDF (2 MB)

  • Quick Guide to Courses 2020

    Quick Guide to Courses 2020 PDF (2.4 MB)

  • Junior Prospectus 2019

    Junior Prospectus 2019 PDF (20.8 MB)

  • Adult Education Brochure

    Adult Education Brochure PDF (4MB)