Our postgraduate research degree programmes provide opportunities for you to make exciting discoveries in a vibrant research ecosystem and support your development as an eminently employable researcher.


Find a Supervisor/ PhD

Find a Supervisor/ PhD

Selecting a supervisor is a key decision in choosing a research programme. Explore our database of supervisors using keywords to find who shares your research interest.

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Why Choose NUI Galway

Scholarships & Funding

Scholarships & Funding

All research students are encouraged to apply for scholarships. Specific funded PhD opportunities may also be available.


Current Opportunities



Follow the links below to learn more about our exciting research degree programmes in any of our five colleges.

Structured programmes

Non-structured programmes

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Research and Innovation at NUI Galway.

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  • Postgraduate Prospectus 2022

    Postgraduate Prospectus 2022 PDF (14.3MB)