IT ALL BEGAN IN 1845…
That was the year Queen’s College Galway was founded. Following construction of the iconic Quadrangle building, the University opened its doors four years later to the first cohort of just 68 students.
NUI Galway has grown massively in size and reputation over the past 170 years. According to data from QS World University Rankings, the University is now among the Top 1% in the world, and we are globally recognised for our inspiring minds and international outlook.
BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY AT NUI GALWAY
As an institution of enterprise, research and learning, we foster strategic global engagement through partnerships, research networks, and other collaborative activities between NUI Galway and partners around the world.
NUI Galway has a world class reputation for research excellence, the University is committed to instigating and nurturing business and research partnerships through the wide range of services and facilities. We recognise academic excellence whilst also operating in a business capacity to continuously develop the services it offers to students, staff, business and the local community.
UNIVERSITY LIFE AT NUI GALWAY
Galway really is ‘a University city’ – the campus is in the heart of the city centre, with all amenities on your doorstep and within walking distance. It is a vibrant place, with a year-long programme of cultural and sporting festivals. Did you know students make up 20% of the population in Galway? Our student community are an essential part of Galway life, and they add energy and colour to the city.
National University of Ireland
Galway, University Road,
Galway, Ireland, H91 TK33
T. +353 91 524411