National University of Ireland, Galway
About National University of Ireland, Galway
Established in 1845, the National University of Ireland Galway has a distinguished reputation for teaching and research excellence. Home to over 17,000 students and more than 2,400 staff, the University ranks in the top three of the Irish universities in world rankings, for the quality of its teaching and research. A research-led University, NUI Galway is internationally recognised for its expertise in selected priority areas including Biomedical Science and Engineering, Marine, Environment and Energy research, Data Analytics, Public and Social Policy, and Humanities.
Located in Galway and the West of Ireland region, NUI Galway has a strong international orientation, reaching outwards to the world, through a global network of partnerships, collaborations and alumni. The University has an ambitious, confident vision for the future as outlined in its new Strategic Plan, Vision 2020.