Applications will open on April 1st, 2021 for consideration to the academic year 2021-2022.
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis and course quotas will be reviewed continuously throughout the application cycle. Programmes which reach their quota will close to application. As many courses fill up quickly, you are advised to apply as early as possible, incomplete applications will not be reviewed.
In order to complete your online application you will need to:
(i) Visit our How to Apply webpage for instructions and guides on how to make your online application.
(ii) Enter your personal details
(iii) Enter your previous qualifications
(iv) Include all relevant work experience
(v) Include names and contact details of 2 referees
(vi) Submit your birth certificate (original or certified copy)
(vii) Submit your supporting documentation;
- Official qualifications and third level exam results (transcripts) to date: required for all non-NUIG applicants and for NUIG graduates who did not receive their undergraduate degrees from NUI Galway. Applicants who have still to graduate must upload final transcripts on receipt.
- Personal statement: all applicants must enclose/upload a typed personal statement of approximately 600 words explaining why you wish to undertake the programme(s) of your choice, outlining how it fits into your career objectives, unless indicated otherwise in the table below.
- English language competency: if necessary, evidence of English language competency.
(viii) Pay the application fee (€35)