Entry Requirements


Please check individual programme pages to see whether the entry requirements are a 2:2 or 2:1.



Minimum Grade Required/Degree 2:2 Equivalent

Very Good/2:1 Equivalent

Excellent/1st Equivalent

Foundation Programme Thanawiya amma (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) 70% CGPA N/A N/A
Undergraduate Programmes   Technical Industrial College Diploma (OITC) Good Very Good Excellent
Advanced entry from Bachelors degree – entry after year 1 of Omani degree 2.75 CGPA plus 30 credit hours 3.2/4 or 4.0/5 CGPA 3.5/4 or 4.4/5 CGPA
Diploma (when studied between 2 and 3 years) C/65-79% CGPA B/80-89% CGPA A/90-100% CGPA
Postgraduate Programmes  Bachelor Degree (4 Years) 2.75/4 CGPA 3.2/4 or 4.0/5 CGPA 3.5/4 or 4.4/5 CGPA

Ammar Al Balushi from Oman

Ammar from Oman speaks of his experience as an UG student (Energy Systems Engineering) at NUI Galway


IDP Education Specialists
Muscat Office
IDP Education, Al Madinat Plaza, 1st Floor, Madinat Qaboos, Muscat, Oman
Phone: 968 24091800



  • Undergraduate Prospectus 2021

    Undergraduate Prospectus 2021 PDF (9.63MB)

  • Postgraduate Prospectus 2021

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  • International Student Opportunities at NUI Galway

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  • Mexican Student Guide

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  • Indian Student Guide

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  • Indonesian Student Guide

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  • Chinese Student Guide

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  • North American Guide

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  • Malaysian Student Guide

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  • Hong Kong Student Guide

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  • Saudi Arabian Students

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  • UAE Student Guide

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  • Nigerian Ghanaian Guide

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