University of Galway will require students on the following programmes to be Garda Vetted before they fully complete their registration as a student of the University.  Such students will be registered provisionally until Garda Clearance is obtained. (The below list of programmes is subject to review as deemed necessary).   

Further details on Garda Vetting can be found here.

Full Time Undergraduate Programmes  Postgraduate Degree Programmes 
GY501 Medicine Professional Master of Education
GY502 Occupational Therapy Máistir Gairmiúil san Oideachas
GY503 Speech and Language Therapy Postgraduate Diploma in Special Educational Needs
GY504 Podiatry Master of Arts (Social Work)
GY515 Bachelor of Nursing Science (General) * Master of Medical Physics
GY516 Bachelor of Nursing Science (Psychiatric) * Master of Arts (Community Development)
GY517 Bachelor of Nursing Science (Midwifery) * Master of Science (Applied Behaviour Analysis)
GY109 BA with Mathematics & Education PhD (Child & Youth Research)
GY110 BA with Children’s Studies Part Time Degree Programmes
GY113 BA with Human Rights BA in Social Care
GY120 BA with Arts (Child, Youth and Family: Policy and Practice) Professional Diploma in Education (Further Education)
GY121 BA with Arts (Children's Studies)
GY123 Bachelor of Science (Applied Social Sciences)
GY303 Bachelor of Science (Biomedical)
GYF52 Postgraduate Diploma in BioInnovation
GYF53 MSc in BioInnovation
  *Carried out by the HSE 

Students who accept places in the above programmes will be sent the necessary forms by the University of Galway Admissions Office.