University of Galway

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Galway, Ireland English Law


The University of Galway is located in the city of Galway in Ireland. A third-level teaching and research institution, the University has been awarded the full five QS stars for excellence, and is ranked among the top 1 percent of universities according to the 2018 QS World University Rankings. NUI Galway has established partnerships with some of the key cultural organisations in the region to boost teaching and research in the arts. Galway is renowned as a place where arts and culture are celebrated, reinterpreted and shared with the world.

Important information

  • A PDF icon Welcome Guide is available for new incoming students. Information about orientation can be found here.  

Term dates 

Semester 1

Semester 2

September - December January - May

*Semester and exam dates may vary from year to year. Please consult the Host institution's fact sheet, the Host institution's website, or the Host institution directly to confirm.

Contact information

International Affairs Office
University of Galway
Galway, 7 Distillery Road,
Galway, Ireland.


Incoming Student Coordinator
Leona Connolly
Email: incomingereasmus [at]
Phone: +353 91 495495

The information on this page is drawn from either the institution's fact sheet or their website as linked above.

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