We are one of the oldest, largest and most prestigious universities in Ireland. Since 1845, University of Galway has provided excellence in undergraduate teaching and learning driven by world leading research.

 Galway’s the place where you can unleash your potential in our world-class facilities, guided by lecturers who are the leading experts in their fields. We are one of Ireland’s top universities for graduate employability with 80% of our degree courses now offering a work placement and/or study abroad opportunity. 

Make your choice and make your mark. Choose University of Galway.


A new on-campus student residence, Dunlin Village, will open in September 2023 offering 674 additional student beds, bringing the total number of beds available on campus to over 1,800 (a 50% on 2022 beds). Bookings for 2023 have now closed and places are full. If you are planning to study in Galway in September 2023 please consult our Accommodation Advisory Service webpage to prepare for September. Accommodation Advisory Service


Access Centre

The Access Centre aims to create a supportive learning environment where students who have experienced socio-economic disadvantage, students with disabilities and mature students are enabled to access and succeed in third level education. The Access Centre helps individuals realise their educational potential by providing a wide range of educational approaches and specialist services. The Access Centre provides supports for students participating on access programmes, students with disabilities and mature studentsFind Out More

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