Academic Year 2022/2023

New Students

Welcome to NUI Galway! Before you begin your academic year, you will need to be fully registered with the University.  Online registration will open on the  24th August for First Year incoming postgraduate students and on the18th August for First Year incoming Undergraduate students via: www.nuigalway.ie/registration. 

Please download our Online Registration Guide for step-by-step instructions on how to complete your registration for the Academic Year 2022-23.  

Upload a Photo for your Student Identity Card

Uploading a photo is an essential part of the registration process to obtain a Student ID Card.  Please refer to the instructions in the attached Registration Guide.

If you cannot upload a photo or you have uploaded it incorrectly, please email your photo as an attachment to regphotos@nuigalway.ie. Include your student ID number in the email or your photo cannot be applied to the system.

Continuing Students

Welcome back to the next year of your course! 

Online registration will open on the 18th  August for continuing postgraduate students and between the 17th and 24th August for undergraduate students (with the exception of the College of Arts). 

Online registration will open on the 22nd August for continuing undergraduate students under the College of Arts, see times below: 

  • 10.00 a.m. 3rd and Final year students ONLY
  • 2.00 p.m. – 2nd year students

You must register online and select modules where appropriate before the 12th September 2022. Registration dates will be provided to you by your course administrator with standard orientation data, and you will find start dates and contact information at the end of this page.

Student ID Cards previously issued to current students will remain your ID card for the duration of your course at NUI Galway. Contact the Student Registry Helpdesk regarding replacement ID cards and contact your course administrator if you have any further queries.

Past Students of NUI Galway

If you are a past student of this University, please note that it is NUI Galway policy to retain your full student history under your first (or old) NUI Galway ID number. You will therefore be required to register using your existing NUI Galway student number (please do not register using your CRM application number). There are, unfortunately, implications for your student account if you register under the wrong number.

Repeat Students

Welcome back to your course! Registration will open for students who completed repeat exams on 29th August. Register online and select modules where appropriate. Student ID Cards previously issued to current students will remain your ID card for the duration of your course at NUI Galway. Contact the Student Registry Helpdesk regarding replacement ID cards and contact your course administrator if you have any further queries.

Course Specific Information

Course Information 2022/222021 Start Dates Further Information   
Masters in Adult Learning & Development 3rd October  trainingeducation@nuigalway.ie
Masters in Leadership Development    3rd October  trainingeducation@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Change Management    October trainingeducation@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Learning and Development 13th October trainingeducation@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Technology Enhanced Learning 13th October trainingeducation@nuigalway.ie
Professional Diploma in Education (Yr 2) 1st September trainingeducation@nuigalway.ie
BA in Community, Youth & Family Studies September helen.casey@nuigalway.ie
deirdre.hardiman@nuigalway.ie
BA in Early Childhood Studies (Yrs 3-4) September valerie.kelly@nuigalway.ie
BA in Training and Education (Yr 3) 6th September trainingeducation@nuigalway.ie
BA in Training and Education (Yr 4) 15th September  trainingeducation@nuigalway.ie
BA in Social Care TBC enquiriessocialcare@nuigalway.ie
BSc Science & Technology Studies Mid September sciencetech@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Science and Technology Studies Mid September sciencetech@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Operations Engineering    Mid September sciencetech@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Diploma in Automation & Control    Mid September sciencetech@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Diploma in Corporate Environmental Planning Mid September sciencetech@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Diploma Lean and Quality Systems Mid September sciencetech@nuigalway.ie
Specialist Diploma Medical Device Science Mid September sciencetech@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Software Engineering 13th September aisling.monahan@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Critical Business Skills 5th September ptbusiness@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Management 5th September ptbusiness@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Marketing  5th September ptbusiness@nuigalway.ie
Higher Diploma in Business Studies 5th September ptbusiness@nuigalway.ie
Bachelor of Commerce (Online) 5th September ptbusiness@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Apiculture (Bees and Beekeeping) 5th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Archaeology (Online) 5th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Earth & Ocean Sciences 5th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in French (Galway) (Yr 1) 12th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in French (Galway) (Yr 2) 5th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in French (Ennis) 5th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in German (Yr 1) 12th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in German (Yr 2) 5th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Irish Studies (Online) 5th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Italian (Online - Beginners) (Yr 1) 12th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Italian (Online - Beginners) (Yr 2) 5th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Italian (Intermediate) (Yr 1)  12th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Italian (Intermediate) (Yr 2)  5th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Spanish (Yr 1) 12th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Spanish (Yr 2) 5th September artspt@nuigalway.ie
Diploma in Youth & Community Development Practice  September  helen.casey@nuigalway.ie
deirdre.hardiman@nuigalway.ie
Certificate in Youth Work Practice  September helen.casey@nuigalway.ie
deirdre.hardiman@nuigalway.ie
Continuing Professional Development (CDP) Year-long cpd@nuigalway.ie
Postgraduate Certificate in Health Promotion (Workplace Wellness)  4th September denise.glavin@nuigalway.ie 
Postgraduate Certificate in Health Promotion (Mental Health Promotion)  4th September denise.glavin@nuigalway.ie 
Postgraduate Certificate in Health Promotion (Cardiovascular Health and Type 2 Diabetes Prevention)  4th September denise.glavin@nuigalway.ie 

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