Entry Requirements


Please check individual programme pages to see whether the entry requirements are a 2:2 or 2:1.

Entry Level  Qualification Irish Leaving Cert points: 300 to 375 Irish Leaving Cert points: 376 to 425 Irish Leaving Cert points: 426 to 499 Irish Leaving Cert points: 500 to 549 Irish Leaving Cert points: 550 to 600
Foundation Level Sashualo Ganatlebis Atestasi (General Education Diploma) with grade 7 or higher          
Undergraduate  Sashualo Ganatlebis Atestasi (General Education Diploma) with grade 7 or higher) and a Foundation Programme  recognised by University of Galway           
One year of a Bakalavris Khariskhi (Bachelor degree) at an authorised institution with an average grade of at least 81%, B, 4/5 or 3.2/4.0          
Entry Level  Qualification Minimum Grade Required/Degree 2:2 Equivalent Very Good/2:1 Equivalent Excellent/1st Equivalent    
Postgraduate Bakalavris Khariskhi (Bachelor Degree)
Umaghlesi Ganatlebis Diplomi (Specialist Diploma) 
3.5/5.0 or C 4.0/5.0 or B 4.5/5.0 or A    

Student Profiles

Students from Afghanistan

Ataur Rahman, MSc Hydrology

"I am fortunate enough to have completed a world-class course in Hydrology at National University of Ireland, Galway which was taught by world-leading academics and researchers. Since my course completion in 1990, I have been able to play a key role in hydrologic application and research in Bangladesh and Australia based on the knowledge I gained from my studies in Galway."

Professor Ataur Rahman, MSc Hydrology, NUIG, 1990 Graduating Class Water and Environmental Engineering, School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics, University of Western Sydney


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