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About University of Galway
About University of Galway
Since 1845, University of Galway has been sharing the highest quality teaching and research with Ireland and the world. Find out what makes our University so special – from our distinguished history to the latest news and campus developments.
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Colleges & Schools
University of Galway has earned international recognition as a research-led university with a commitment to top quality teaching across a range of key areas of expertise.
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Postgraduate Structured Programmes
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|Course Name||Key Words|
|Civil Engineering (Structured PhD)—full-time and part-time||civil engineering, structured, psychology, phd, research, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway|
|Data Science Institute (DSI) / Insight (Structured PhD)—full-time & part-time||ata science, Linked Data, Semantic Web, Internet of Things (IOT), Natural Language Processing (NLP), information mining, knowledge discovery, reasoning and querying, machine learning, blockchain, social software, big data, bioinformatics, eGovernment,, Insight, Confirm, Vistamilk, Lero, Enable, SFI, EU Framework, Enterprise Ireland, Irish Research Council, knowledge management, graph mining, knowledge graphs, smart enterprise, ontologies, ontology engineering|
|Electrical & Electronic Engineering (Structured PhD)—full-time and part-time||electrical, electronic, eng, engineering, structured, psychology, phd, research, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway|
|Industrial Engineering (Structured PhD)—full-time and part-time||industrial engineering, eng, structured, psychology, phd, research, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway|
|Information Technology (Structured PhD)—full-time and part-time||information technology, it, i.t., computer, programming, structured, psychology, phd, research, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, Part Time PhD, Engineering and Informatics at NUI Galway, Structured PhD|
|Mechanical & Biomedical Engineering (Structured PhD)—full-time and part-time||mechanical, biomedical, engineering, phd, graduate, postgraduate, research, biomedical engineering, mechanical engineering|
|Biomedical Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (BMERM) (Structured PhD)||Biomedical Engineering, Regenerative Medicine, Biomechanics, Biomaterials, Bioelectronics, Stem Cells, Gene Therapy|
|AgriBiosciences (Structured Masters)—full-time and part-time||biology, biosciences, agribiosciences, agriculture, plant science, crop, livestock, molecular biology, food security, breeding, biotechnology, systems biology, agronomy, climate change, rural economics, soil science, plant genetics, animal genetics, bioinformatics, research, impact pathway, structured PhD, communications, Ireland, Irish agriculture, greenhouse gases, 1MBS1, 1MBS2|
|Anatomy (Structured PhD), full-time||anatomy, structured, research, phd, science|
|Applied Mathematics (Structured PhD)||Postgraduate, structured, PhD, Applied Mathematics, Science, Statistics|
|Biochemistry (Structured PhD)||structured, phd, biochemistry, natural sciences, science|
|Bioinformatics (Structured PhD)||Bioinformatics, structured, PhD, research, science, mathematics|
|Biomedical Engineering Science (Structured PhD), full-time||structured, phd, biomedical, engineering, science,|
|Biostatistics (Structured PhD)||postgraduate|
|Botany (Structured PhD)||botany, plant science, seaweed, algae, diatoms, microalgae, crops, trees, forestry, plant genetics, plant biosciences, plant physiology, plant biotechnology, plant molecular biology, plant cell biology, plant ecology, plant evolution, plant epigenetics, agribiosciences, agribiotech, marine biotech|
|Cancer (Structured Masters)||MSc, Masters Degree, research, cancer research, molecular biology, oncology, hematology, signal transduction, translational cancer research, chromosome|
|Cellular and Molecular Biology (Structured PhD)||apoptosis, autophagy, biochemistry, cancer biology, cell biology, cell death, cell signaling, cell stress, ER stress, genetics, molecular biology, necroptosis, proteostasis, unfolded protein response, UPR|
|Chemistry (Structured Masters)||Master Degree, Chemistry, 1MBC1, 1MBC2, medicinal chemistry, pharmaceutical chemistry, biomedical chemistry, analytical chemistry, marine chemistry, polymer chemistry and materials, combustion chemistry and energy, computational chemistry, Chemistry, Chemical Research, employment related skills|
|Chemistry (Structured PhD)||chemistry|
|Earth & Ocean Sciences (Structured PhD)||earth, ocean, sciences, science, oceanography, geology|
|Key Enabling Technologies (Structured Masters)||key enabling technologies, photonics, nanotechnology, advanced materials, micro-and nano-electronics, industrial biotechnology and advanced manufacturing, interdisciplinary, 1ket1, 1ket2|
|Marine Sciences (Structured PhD)||marine sciences, ryan institute|
|Mathematics (Structured PhD)||maths, mathematics|
|Microbiology (Structured PhD)||Structured, PhD, microbiology, science, research|
|Ocean, Atmosphere and Climate (Structured Masters)||Ocean, Atmosphere, Climate, Sustainability, SOLAS, Atmospheric Physics, Earth and Ocean studies, Oceanography, Atmospheric science, Physical oceanography, Atmospheric chemistry, Air/sea gas exchange, Aerosols, Ocean- atmosphere- climate interactions, Feedbacks between the ocean and atmosphere, Feedbacks between ocean-atmosphere coupled system and climate|
|Pharmacology and Therapeutics (Structured PhD)||pharmacology, therapeutics, structured, psychology, phd, research, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway|
|Physics (Structured PhD)||physics, structured, phd, research, science|
|Physiology (Structured PhD)||physiology, structured, psychology, phd, research, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway|
|Plant & AgriBiosciences (Structured PhD)||biology, biosciences, agribiosciences, agriculture, plant science, crop, livestock, molecular biology, food security, breeding, biotechnology, systems biology, agronomy, climate change, rural economics, soil science, plant genetics, animal genetics, bioinformatics, research, impact pathway, structured PhD, communications, Ireland, Irish agriculture, greenhouse gases|
|Statistics (Structured PhD)||Structured, phd, mathematics, statistics, research, science|
|Zoology (Structured PhD)||zoology, phd, structured, science, research|