Postgraduate Courses

At University of Galway, we develop postgraduate courses based on industry needs and inspired by cutting-edge research. 
Ranked the #1 university in Ireland for sustainability by Times Higher Education (THE), and a top university for graduate employability, you will live and learn in a vibrant and exciting city, a place where innovation and creativity thrive.

We have over 200 taught postgraduate courses and over 100 research postgraduate courses to choose from. Below you will find all the tools and support you need to plan for your journey to postgraduate success.

FREE HANDBOOK: Download our must-read Postgraduate Guide here

POSTGRADUATE PROSPECTUS: Download a copy of our 2024 Postgraduate Prospectus here.

Key Facts


Ranked in the Top 30 most beautiful campuses in Europe


University of Galway annually attracts over €70m in research income


in Ireland for Sustainable Development (THE World Rankings)


in the world according to QS World University Rankings


in the EU for our commitment to sustainability


invested in new buildings and facilities on campus since 2010


Watch our latest informative videos on relevant postgraduate topics—click an icon below.