Postgraduate students at NUI Galway have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the vibrant culture and exciting city life of Galway while studying in a University that is ranked in the 1% of universities worldwide according to the QS World University Rankings.
At NUI Galway we offer a range of over 170 options for postgraduate study — from independent research masters and PhD's to taught masters programmes in the areas of Science, Engineering, IT, Health Sciences, Buisness, Law, Human Rights, Arts, and many more....
Find the course you need to set you apart in the job market or just come to follow your passions!
There are two types of Master’s degrees on offer at NUI Galway – Taught Master’s and Research-based Master’s.
Taught Master’s programs usually take 1 or 2 years to complete and consist mainly of lectures, seminars and coursework, as well as minor research project and dissertation.