Participating colleges

National University of Ireland, Galway

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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 five 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.

NUI Galway Entry Requirements

In order to be considered for places in NUI Galway through HEAR, applicants must meet the HEAR 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 HEAR offers are made

Information on the method of selecting eligible HEAR students for the reduced points places is available: HERE

Information on the number of reduced points places per course available in NUI Galway is available: HERE

For information on DARE at NUI Galway:

Information on DARE at NUI Galway: HERE

Contact details of the HEAR advisor

Mary Surlis, Access Officer

T: 091 493 553
E: hear@nuigalway.ie
W: http://www.nuigalway.ie/access/