With over 17,000 students and more than 2,200 staff, NUI Galway has a distinguished reputation for teaching and research excellence in the fields of arts, social sciences, and celtic studies; business, public policy and law; engineering and informatics; medicine, nursing and health sciences; and science. Located 5 minutes’ walk from the heart of Galway city, NUI Galway offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees and diplomas of international standard, which provide students with opportunities for personal and academic development, as well as giving them the knowledge and skills they need to pursue successful careers.

Innovative new courses are continually developed to respond to the needs of students and the job market. Many of these programmes are unique to NUI Galway and reflect our expertise in selected areas. The atmosphere at NUI Galway is welcoming and open, as students and staff work closely together. Our students really value the fact that they are part of a well-connected learning community and our lecturers are well known for their friendly, approachable style and are always willing to make time for students.


Minimum entry requirements

NUI Galway Entry Requirements 2017

In order to be considered for places in NUI Galway through DARE, applicants must meet the DARE eligibility requirements, in addition to the minimum entry requirements and any specific programme requirements. For full details on the undergraduate admission procedure and entry requirements please refer to the Undergraduate Admissions Office webpage.
Students applying to NUI Galway should consult the Undergraduate Prospectus for full details of entry requirements and information on all our degree programmes.


How DARE offers are made

Information on the method of selecting eligible DARE students for the reduced points places is available at: http://www.nuigalway.ie/disability/entry-routes/dare/

Information on the number of reduced points places per course available in NUI Galway is available at: http://www.nuigalway.ie/disability/entry-routes/dare/

For information on HEAR at NUI Galway: http://www.nuigalway.ie/access/hear/


Contact details of the DARE advisor

Ask for: Catherine Dufficy, Acting Disability Officer

T: 091 492 875
E: dare@nuigalway.ie
W: http://www.nuigalway.ie/disability/



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Posted by / February 8, 2017