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National University of Ireland Galway

University Road, Galway, IE, Galway Ireland
    • QS World University Rankings
      =258
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputHigh
    • Student/Faculty Ratio8
    • International Students3,208
    • SizeL
    • Total Faculty1,835

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    The National University of Ireland Galway was first established in 1845 and initially opened to teach just 68 students. Today, it’s home to over 17,000 students taught across four colleges:

    • College of Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies

    • College of Business, Public Policy and Law

    • College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

    • College of Science and Engineering

    Notably, the university has special statutory responsibility for the Irish language to be a working language of the university and the university has two student societies dedicated to the Irish language: An Cumann Gaelach and An Cumann Drámaíochta. The university is also an active participant in Seachtain na Gaeilge, an annual celebration of the Irish language.

    Over 12 percent of students at the university are classified as international and the university regularly features in the QS World University Rankings. 


    About

    The National University of Ireland Galway was first established in 1845 and initially opened to teach just 68 students. Today, it’s home to over 17,000 students taught across four colleges:

    • College of Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies

    • College of Business, Public Policy and Law

    • College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

    • College of Science and Engineering

    Notably, the university has special statutory responsibility for the Irish language to be a working language of the university and the university has two student societies dedicated to the Irish language: An Cumann Gaelach and An Cumann Drámaíochta. The university is also an active participant in Seachtain na Gaeilge, an annual celebration of the Irish language.

    Over 12 percent of students at the university are classified as international and the university regularly features in the QS World University Rankings. 


    University highlights

    National University of Ireland Galway is one of the top Public universities in Galway, Ireland. It is ranked #=258 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #287
    • 2014
      #=284
    • 2015
      #=280
    • 2016
      #=271
    • 2017
      #=249
    • 2018
      #=243
    • 2019
      #=260
    • 2020
      #259
    • 2021
      #238
    • 2022
      #=258

    Ranking criteria

    37.6
    Overall
    26.3
    Academic Reputation
    12.8
    Citations per Faculty
    30.3
    Employer Reputation
    69.2
    Faculty Student Ratio
    90.6
    International Faculty Ratio
    58.7
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    14,647

    19%
    81%

    International students
    3,208

    35%
    65%

    Total faculty staff
    1,835

    653
    1182

    Total students
    14,647

    19%
    81%

    International students
    3,208

    35%
    65%

    Total faculty staff
    1,835

    1182
    653
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