At University of Galway, the Sunday Times University of the Year 2022, 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

MEET US: Check out our current and upcoming postgraduate events here.
Our next Postgraduate Open Day is Tuesday 6th February 2024.



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

Key Facts


of grads are employed or in further study 6 months after graduating


We are ranked in the top 100 in the QS European Rankings


We are ranked 258th in the QS World University Rankings


international students from 115 countries call NUI Galway home


in top 50 Universities globally, for Sustainability in the QS Rankings