NUI Galway was founded in 1845 and 2020 marked the 175th anniversary of the foundation of the University. The University has been a defining presence and recognisable landmark in Galway city for almost two centuries.
NUI Galway is an award-winning university in the heart of Galway city. Ranked among the top 1% of universities in the world, courses include business, law, medicine, arts, science, engineering and many more, all built on a thriving campus centred around a strong community.
NUI Galway encourages their students to develop original thinking, push boundaries and participate in finding solutions to global challenges. Their research benefits humanity, society and the economy. The COVID-19 pandemic is the single biggest health challenge the world has faced over a century. NUI Galway researchers have been the fore in looking at innovations and insights that can support the response to the COVID-19 crisis. As a research community with a strong sense of purpose, NUI Galway are mobilising their capabilities in the face of this global pandemic. Now more than ever across all disciplines, they are showing their calibre and collaborating with others around the world to support the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic.