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Courses
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University Life
University Life
Each year more than 4,000 choose NUI Galway as their University of choice. Find out what life at NUI Galway is all about here.

About NUI Galway
About NUI Galway
Since 1845, NUI Galway has been sharing the highest quality teaching and research with Ireland and the world. Find out what makes our University so special – from our distinguished history to the latest news and campus developments.

Colleges & Schools
Colleges & Schools
NUI Galway has earned international recognition as a researchled university with a commitment to top quality teaching across a range of key areas of expertise.

Research & Innovation
Research & Innovation
NUI Galway’s vibrant research community take on some of the most pressing challenges of our times.

Business & Industry
Guiding Breakthrough Research at NUI Galway
We explore and facilitate commercial opportunities for the research community at NUI Galway, as well as facilitating industry partnership.

Alumni, Friends & Supporters
Alumni, Friends & Supporters
There are over 90,000 NUI Galway graduates Worldwide, connect with us and tap into the online community.

Community Engagement
Community Engagement
At NUI Galway, we believe that the best learning takes place when you apply what you learn in a real world context. That's why many of our courses include work placements or community projects.
Undergraduate fees
Undergraduate Course Fees
The fees listed below are for fulltime undergraduate courses in NUI Galway and cover one academic year. Tuition fees are subject to change yearon year. The fee quoted for your programme is the current year fee.
Undergraduate course fees
CAO code  Course  Total (EU) fee  Total (EU) fee comprises  International (nonEU) fee  

Tuition fee (Gov't funded)  Student contribution  Student levy  
GY322  Agricultural Science  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY101  Arts  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY110  Arts (Children and Youth Studies) Overview  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2020/21  €3,000 p.a. 2020/21  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY136  BA sna Dána (Léann Teanga)  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2020/21  €3,000 p.a. 2020/21  €140 p.a. 2021/22  
GY110 APP  Bachelor of Arts (Child, Youth and Family: Policy and Practice)  €5,822 p.a. 2020/21  €2,598 p.a. 2020/21  €3,000 p.a. 2020/21  €224 p.a. 2020/21  €16,300 p.a. 2021/22 
GY110 ACS  Arts (Children's Studies)  €€5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €€2,598 p.a 2021/22  €€3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €€140 p.a. 2021/22  €€16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY125  Bachelor of Arts (Digital Arts and Technology)  €6,216 p.a. 2021/22  €3,076 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2020/21  €17,416 p.a. 2021/22 
GY118  Bachelor of Arts (Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies)  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY111  Bachelor of Arts (English and Creative Writing)  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY127  Bachelor of Arts (Film & Digital Media)  €6,216 p.a. 2021/22  €3,076 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €17,416 p.a. 2021/22 
GY129  Bachelor of Arts (Global Experience)  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY128  Bachelor of Arts (Global Languages)  €6,216 p.a. 2021/22  €3,076 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €17,416 p.a. 2021/22 
GY135  Bachelor of Arts (Global Media)  €6,416 p.a. 2021/22  €3,276 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €17,816 p.a. 2021/22 
GY105  Bachelor of Arts (History)  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY119  Bachelor of Arts (Journalism)  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22*  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €17,816 p.a. 2021/22 
GY109  Bachelor of Arts (Mathematics and Education)  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY130  Bachelor of Arts (Music)  €6,416 p.a. 2021/22  €3,276 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €17,816 p.a. 2021/22 
GY133  Bachelor of Arts Education (Computer Science and Mathematical Studies)  €6,216 p.a. 2021/22  €3,076 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €17,416 p.a. 2021/22 
GY132  Government (Politics, Economics and Law)  €6,216 p.a. 2021/22  €3,076 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €17,416 p.a. 2021/22 
GY110 AWC  Bachelor of Arts with Children's Studies  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY113  Bachelor of Arts with Human Rights  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY115  Bachelor of Arts with Performing Arts Studies  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY301  Science (Bachelor)  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY321  Genetics and Genomics  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €19,666 p.a. 2020/21 
GY104  Bachelor of Science (Psychology)  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY134  Bachelor of Science in Geography and Geosystems  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €19,666 p.a. 2020/21 
GY408  Biomedical Engineering  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY303  Biomedical Science  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY318  Biopharmaceutical Chemistry  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY304  Biotechnology  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY206  Business Information Systems  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,666 p.a. 2020/21 
GY261  Business Studies (International Hotel Management)  €7,874 p.a. 2019/20  €4,450 p.a. 2019/20  €3,000 p.a. 2019/20  €424 p.a. 2019/20*  €13,924 year 1. 2019/20 
GY402  Civil Engineering  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY201  Commerce  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY209  Commerce (Global Experience)  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY262  BComm in International Hotel Management  €7,874 p.a. 2019/20  €4,450 p.a. 2019/20  €3,000 p.a. 2019/20  €424 p.a. 2019/20*  €13,924 year 1. 2019/20 
GY207  Commerce with Accounting  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY202  Commerce with French  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY208  Commerce with Gaeilge  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY203  Commerce with German  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY204  Commerce with Spanish  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY350  Computer Science and Information Technology  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY122  Cumarsáid agus Gaeilge  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY314  Earth and Ocean Sciences  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY414  Electrical and Electronic Engineering  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY406  Electronic and Computer Engineering  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY413  Energy Systems Engineering  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY401  Engineering (Undenominated)  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY313  Environmental Health and Safety  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY308  Environmental Science  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY309  Financial Mathematics and Economics  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY251  Law (BCL)  €6,733 p.a. 2021/22  €3,593 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY254  Law (BCL), Criminology and Criminal Justice  €6,733 p.a. 2021/22  €3,593 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY250  Law and Business  €6,733 p.a. 2021/22  €3,593 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY252  Law (BCL) and Human Rights  €6,733 p.a. 2021/22  €3,593 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY253  Law and Taxation  €6,733 p.a. 2021/22  €3,593 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY310  Marine Science  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY319  Mathematical Science  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY405  Mechanical Engineering  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY501  Medicine (Surgery & Obstetrics)  €7,408 (Foundation); €9,213 (First Med) 2021/22  €4,268 (Foundation); €6,073 (First Med) 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €50,135** p.a. 2021/22 
GY516  Mental Health Nursing  €7,246 p.a. 2021/22  €4,106 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €23,666 p.a. 2020/21 
GY517  Midwifery Science  €7,246 p.a. 2021/22  €4,106 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €23,666 p.a. 2020/21 
GY515  Nursing Science (General)  €7,246 p.a. 2021/22  €4,106 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €23,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY502  Occupational Therapy  €8,008 p.a. 2021/22  €4,868 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €23,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY320  Bachelor of Science (Physicsdegree options in Applied, Astrophysics, Biomedical, Theoretical, Climate)  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY504  Bachelor of Science (Podiatric Medicine)  €8,008 p.a. 2021/22  €4,868 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €23,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY410  Project and Construction Management  €7,408 p.a. 2021/22  €4,268 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €22,666 p.a. 2021/22 
GY123  Bachelor of Science (Social Science)  €5,738 p.a. 2021/22  €2,598 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €16,216 p.a. 2021/22 
GY503  Speech and Language Therapy  €8,008 p.a. 2021/22  €4,868 p.a. 2021/22  €3,000 p.a. 2021/22  €140 p.a. 2021/22  €23,666 p.a. 2021/22 
General Fee Information
NON EU Fee**
Discounts are available to students entering through recognised student recruitment agents. Current student recruitment pathways include IUMC and Atlantic Bridge.
Fee Regulations
University fee regulations are here.
Refunds
The University accepts no obligation to refund fees once a student has registered.
NUI Galway may refund fees under certain circumstances for International students who have paid some or part of their fees to the University but are subsequently unsuccessful in their visa application will be refunded the amounts they have paid, less an administrative fee of €190 within 60 days of formal withdrawal. They must provide documentary evidence of via refusal. The University requires confirmation from the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service [INIS] (Visa Section) that the visa has been refused. Refund policy documents and QA307 Student Fee Liability available here.
Cancellation Procedures
Leaving NUI Galway
If you are leaving your course and want to cancel your registration at NUI Galway, you need to contact our Student Information Desk and complete their Course Withdrawal Form.
Nonpayment of fees
If all payments, including fees and penalties, have not been made by 31/01/2021, your registration and examination entry may be cancelled.
Repeat Fees 2020/21
The repeat fee (to repeat the same year level and instance) for the 2019/20 academic year is:
* EU Students €1,880. This can be paid in full on registration or in two equal instalments: €940 on registration and €940 by 31/01/2021.
* NON EU Students €4,700. This can be paid in full on registration or in two equal instalments: €2,350 on registration and €2,350 by 31/01/2021.