East Asian Student Scholarships for 2022/2023 are now closed

NUI Galway is committed to attracting high calibre students from around the world. To this end, the University offers a range of merit based partial tuition fee waivers to eligible students. 

Awards for East Asian students are valued from €1,000 up to 50% tuition fee waivers for those commencing study at NUI Galway in September 2022.  

NUI Galway are also awarding several Claddagh scholarships to Chinese Undergraduate and Postgraduate students valued at €2,000 each for those commencing study in September 2022.  More information about this scholarship can be found below.

Eligibility

Undergraduate or Postgraduate Students from East Asia that have accepted an offer to study at NUI Galway commencing September 2022 will be considered for these awards. Our East Asian Scholarships are available to high-achieving students from China, Hong Kong, Japan, Macau, Mongolia, North Korea, South Korea, and Taiwan. 

Scholarship Terms and Conditions 2022/2023

How to Apply

Scholarships applicants are assessed based on academic merit. In addition, applicants will be asked to submit a Personal Scholarship Statement. (500 words maximum) covering the following points: 

  • Your interest in coming to NUI Galway.
  • Why you believe you are a good candidate for this scholarship
  •  How will you promote links with NUI Galway, both during your scholarship tenure and as alumni?

Deadline

Round 1: Opened in February; open to all students that accepted their offer on/before 28th March - round 1 awards closed on Thursday 31st March.  

Round 2: Opened on Friday 1st April and round 2 awards closed on Friday June 17th.  

Assessment Process

Round 1: Announcements will be made in early April. 

Round 2: Announcements will be made in July.  

College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Celtic Studies

 The College of Art, Social Sciences, and Celtic Studies are awarding East Asian student scholarships valued at €1,000 and €2,000 for those commencing study in their college in September 2022. 

For more information on courses offered by the College of Art, Social Sciences, and Celtic Studies you can visit here.

College of Business, Public Policy, & Law

The College of Business, Public Policy, & Law are awarding several different Student Scholarships ranging from €1,000 up to 50% tuition fee waivers. All applicants who have already accepted their offer from the College of Business, Public Policy, & Law are invited to apply. 

For more information on courses offered by the College of Business, Public Policy, & Law you can visit here. 

College of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences

The College of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences are awarding East Asian Postgraduate student scholarships valued at €2,000 each for those commencing study in their college in September 2022. 

For more information on courses offered by the College of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences you can visit here.

College of Science and Engineering

The College of Science and Engineering are awarding East Asian Postgraduate student scholarships valued at €1,000 each for those commencing study in their college in September 2022. 

For more information on courses offered by the College of Science and Engineering you can visit here.

Claddagh Scholarship Applications for 2022/2023 are now closed. 

NUI Galway are awarding several Claddagh scholarships  to Chinese Undergraduate and Postgraduate students valued at €2,000 each for those commencing study in September 2022. 

How to Apply

Chinese students can apply via the application form here. 

Deadline

Applications opened on Tuesday March 1st and closed on Tuesday May 31st. 

Downloads

  • Undergraduate Prospectus 2022

    Undergraduate Prospectus 2022 PDF (8.4MB)

  • Postgraduate Prospectus 2022

    Postgraduate Prospectus 2022 PDF (14.3MB)

  • Pre-Arrival Guide 2022

    Pre-Arrival Guide 2022 PDF (16 MB)

  • Quick Guide to Courses 2022

    Quick Guide to Courses 2022 PDF (1.20MB)

  • International Student Opportunities at NUI Galway

    International Student Opportunities at NUI Galway PDF (1.36MB)

  • Mexican Student Guide

    Mexican Student Guide PDF (1.20MB)

  • Indian Student Guide

    Indian Student Guide PDF (2.81MB)

  • Indonesian Student Guide

    Indonesian Student Guide PDF (1.58MB)

  • Chinese Student Guide

    Chinese Student Guide PDF (1.35MB)

  • North American Guide

    North American Guide PDF (1.49MB)

  • Malaysian Student Guide

    Malaysian Student Guide PDF (1.31MB)

  • Hong Kong Student Guide

    Hong Kong Student Guide PDF (1.12MB)

  • Saudi Arabian Students

    Saudi Arabian Students PDF (1.14MB)

  • UAE Student Guide

    UAE Student Guide PDF (1.04MB)

  • Nigerian Ghanaian Guide

    Nigerian Ghanaian Guide PDF (1.16MB)