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About NUI Galway
About NUI Galway
Since 1845, NUI 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.
Colleges & Schools
Colleges & Schools
NUI 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 Taught Programmes
Postgraduate taught courses
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|Course Name||Pac Code||College/school||Key Words|
|Agricultural, Climate Change & Transitions (MSc)||1ACC1||College of Science||agriculture, biosciences, agribiosciences, climate change, international development, European cooperation, plant science, crop, livestock, food security, breeding, biotechnology, agronomy, developing countries, rural economics, soil science, plant genetics, animal genetics, bioinformatics, research, impact pathway, internationalization, resilience, greenhouse gases|
|Applied Mathematics (HDipAppSc)||1HDS1||College of Science||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, applied mathematics, science, mathematics, levy, tuition, per annum, 1hds1|
|Applied Microbiology (PDip)||1PGM1||College of Science||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, microbiology, applied, pdip, 2014/15, tuition, levy, 1pgm1,|
|Astronomical Instrumentation and Technology (Structured MSc)||1AIT1, full-time; 1AIT2, part-time||College of Science||astrophysics, physics, astronomical instrumentation, technology, nuigalway, nuig, taught postgraduate, course, masters, MSc, galway, maths, mathematics, graduate, programme, optics, astronomy, 1AIT1, GYR25, 1AIT2, GYR26|
|Biodiversity & Land-Use Planning (MSc) via blended learning||1MBL2 blended learning; 1BU1, modular||College of Science||biodiversiy, land-use, planning|
|Biomedical Genomics (MSc)||1BMG1||College of Science||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nuigalway, biomedical, genomics, gradaute, msc, interdisciplinary, maths|
|Biomedical Science (MSc)||1MV1||College of Science||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, biomedical science, graduate, msc, inclusive, of, levy, tuition, EU, 6591, 224|
|Biomedical Science—continuous/flexible (MSc)||Not applicable; apply online: www.nuigalway.ie/apply||College of Science||Biomedical Science; part-time; modular; molecular and regenerative medicine; pharmacology and toxicology; project management; product development; product validatioin; product regulation; experimental design and data analysis; biomechanics; tissue engineering; lasers; stereology; monitoring for health hazards at work|
|Biotechnology (MSc)||1MT1||College of Science||biotechnology, biology, msc, full-time, part-time, taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, tuition, levy,|
|Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (MSc)||1MCA1||College of Science||Climate change, agriculture, food security, food, postgraduate, study, university|
|Computational Genomics (MSc)||1CSG1||College of Science||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nuigalway,computational, genomics, gradaute, msc, interdisciplinary, maths|
|Environmental Leadership (MSc)||1EVL1||College of Science||environmental, leadership, nuigalway, scholarship, susi, environment, planning, science, geography, social science, masters, taught, postgraduate,|
|Key Enabling Technologies (Structured Masters)||1KET1; 1KET2||College of Science||key enabling technologies|
|Mathematics (HDipAppSc, MSc, MA, PDip)||1HA1 (MSc) | 1AL1 (HDipAppSc) | 1AH3 (MA) | 1AH1 (PDip)||College of Science||mathematics, msc, hdipappsc, master, science, higher diploma, applied, maths, taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, GYS09, 1AL1, GYS15, 1HA1, GYA28, 1AH3, GYA30, 1AH1|
|Medical Physics (MSc)||1PY1||College of Science||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, medical physics, msc, graduates|
|Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs (MSc)||1MTR2||College of Science||Medical Technology, Regulatory affairs, EU, US and Global Medical Technology Regulatory requirements; Quality Management Systems, Risk Management, Labelling & Promotion; Design Assurance, Sterilisation and Biocompatability, Post Market Surveillance, postgraduate, graduate, MSc, masters, medtech|
|Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs and Quality (Cert)||1MTD2||College of Science||Medical Technology, Regulatory affairs and Quality, EU, US and Global Medical Technology Regulatory requirements; Quality Management Systems, Risk Management, Labelling & Promotion; Design Assurance, Sterilisation and Biocompatability, Post Market Surveillance, postgraduate, graduate, medtech , Level 8, Certificate|
|Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs and Quality (HDip)||1MTD1||College of Science||Higher Diploma; Medical Technologies; Medical Device and In Vitro Diagnostics regulations; Pharmaceuticals regulations; Biopharmaceuticals regulations; Regulatory Affairs; Quality Assurance; Medical Devices; in vitro diagnostics; Compliance Specialist; Quality Management Systems; EU Medical Device regulations; Auditing and Compliance; Fundamentals of US Medical Device Regulations; Risk Assessment; Validation and Calibration|
|Neuropharmacology (MSc)||1NP1||College of Science||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, neuropharmacology, pharmacology, therapeutics|
|Occupational and Environmental Health & Safety (MSc/HDip, full-time/part-time)||1OEH1 (full-time), 1OEH2 (part-time) MSc | 1OES1 (full-time), 1OES2 (part-time) HDip||College of Science||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, health and safety, ergonomics, occupational health, safety|
|Occupational Health & Safety Top Up (MSc)||1MOH3||College of Science||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, occupational health, health and safety, hygiene, safety, health & safety, EHS|
|Sustainable Environments (MSc)||1SEV1||College of Science||Environmental sustainability, ecology, mitigation, science, environment and human health, ecological assessment, fieldwork, ecological resilience, urban, rural, built and natural environments, environmental quality, water quality, sustainable land-use, environmental consultancy, policy development, Energy in buildings, Renewable energy economics and policy, biodiversity, nature conservation, legislation, environmental policy and practice, environmental problems and solutions, environmental legislation, sustainable practices, environmental science, ecological engineering, ecosystems, ecosystem services, natural capital, nature, natural, habitat, field studies, landscape evaluation, heritage, behavioral change, ecoliteracy, flora, fauna, innovation, protection, agriculture, agri-environment|
|Sustainable Resource Management: Policy and Practice, inter-institutional programme (MSc)||Not applicable||College of Science||sustainability, urban, landscape, impact, energy flow, environmental management, sustainable, policy and practice, ecology, ecological habitat, nature conservation, conservation legislation, biodiversity, wildlife, planning, resources|
|Toxicology (MSc)||GYS18||College of Science||taught, postgraduate, programme, course, nui galway, toxicology|