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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 ‥C from our distinguished history to the latest news and campus developments.
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Colleges & Schools
NUI Galway has earned international recognition as a research-led university with a commitment to top quality teaching across a range of key areas of expertise.
- Research & Innovation
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- 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.
The Innovation Office at NUI Galway is the 'front-door' for industry. We can point you in the right direction, whatever your needs may be.
The University believes the knowledge and innovations generated by its research should positively impact on society and the economy. We patent our most innovative research breakthroughs and license them to industry.
Our vibrant research ecosystem attracts researchers and academics of the highest calibre. Search our research experts directory by keyword or name to find an expert in your area of interest. Or browse through our research centres to learn about our extensive portfolio of research groups.
The University's Placement Team interacts with business and industry to promote the NUI Galway Professional Experience Programme (PEP). This offers participating students an opportunity to avail of work experience relevant to their programme of study.
Through strategic partnerships with industry, we identify projects which have a positive impact. We then collaborate to avail of supports by national, European and international agencies.
For start-ups, we have the Business Innovation Centre, which is home to around 40 companies at any given time. While our campus is also availed of by industry for conferences, meeting, and events.