IMS September Meeting 2019 at NUIG

IMS September Meeting 2019 at NUIG

The 32nd annual meeting of the Irish Mathematical Society will this year take place in NUI Galway. The 2-day programme will consist of a number of invited talks by speakers from Ireland and abroad. The aim of the IMS September Meeting is to reflect the diversity of the mathematical community in Ireland¸ and the scientific […]

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NUIG 2019 Student Explore Innovation Awards Winners

NUIG 2019 Student Explore Innovation Awards Winners

Creating medical solutions to help feed patients, preserving our rich history, gamifying navigating University campuses and improving the quality of lives of children with sensory processing disorders are among the 2019 Student Explore Innovation Awards winning concepts. NUI Galway LaunchPad recently hosted their Annual Explore Awards celebrating student innovation across the campus, with projects with […]

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First Thought Talks: One Year on from Repeal the 8th

First Thought Talks: One Year on from Repeal the 8th

As part of the Galway International Arts Festival’s ‘First Thought Talks’ series, Maynooth University‘s Sinéad Kennedy will be joining Senator Ivana Bacik and campaigners Gaye and Gerry Edwards on a dedicated panel. These experts will reflect on how personal storytelling played a large part in the Yes campaign to repeal the eighth amendment as well […]

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NUIG Developing Wrist-Worn Device to Reduce Rate of Stroke and Heart Failure

NUIG Developing Wrist-Worn Device to Reduce Rate of Stroke and Heart Failure

NUI Galway–based Biomedical Engineer, Oisín McGrath has been awarded a grant from Enterprise Ireland for €500,000 to further develop his project ‘Galenband’ for commercialisation. The project aims to provide a convenient and reliable wrist-worn device to monitor the heart activity of people with atrial fibrillation, and ultimately aims to reduce the rate of stroke and […]

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Professor in Infectious Diseases Joins NUI Galway to Lead €5 million Project to Tackle Major Parasitic Diseases

Professor in Infectious Diseases Joins NUI Galway to Lead €5 million Project to Tackle Major Parasitic Diseases

Professor John Pius Dalton, a renowned scientist in Infectious Diseases, has joined NUI Galway as Professor of Molecular Parasitology to tackle major parasitic diseases of humans and their livestock. He joins the University through the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Research Professorship Programme, which supports national strategic priorities by recruiting world-leading research and leadership talent to […]

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NUI Galway Host Workshop on Research on Healthcare

NUI Galway Host Workshop on Research on Healthcare

NUI Galway will host a two-day ‘Working Qualitatively in Trial and Healthcare Methodology Research’ workshop on 30-31 May. The event is hosted by the Qualitative Research in Trials Centre (QUESTS) embedded with the HRB-TMRN, based at NUI Galway, in partnership with the Effective Successful Happy Academic. The purpose of this event is to focus on […]

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Civil Engineering Courses

Civil Engineering Courses

With huge levels of growth in the Irish construction industry at the moment, driven by both government and EU investment, Civil Engineering is a very attractive career path for the engineering graduate, or anyone with a qualification in a related discipline looking to specialise. What is Civil Engineering? Civil Engineers are responsible for designing and implementing […]

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Marketing Courses

Marketing Courses

They say a fool and his money are soon parted. That may have had a ring of truth in the profligate days of the Celtic Tiger, but nowadays even as the economy continues to improve, the union of village idiots is advocating spending cautiously. An increasingly competitive market is seeking higher returns from a fast […]

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Postgraduate Geography Courses

Postgraduate Geography Courses

The word “geography” comes from the Greek language and means “to describe or write about the earth”.   The study of geography encompasses many topics, including human society and its myriad interactions with the built and natural environment,  and physical phenomena such as earthquakes and the melting of the ice caps. Search Postgraduate Geography Courses […]

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NUI Galway Postgraduate Open Day

NUI Galway Postgraduate Open Day

Postgraduate Open Day—Wednesday 6 February 2019 This Postgraduate Open Day is the perfect opportunity for you to experience life at NUI Galway first hand. Come and talk to their students and staff, explore the campus, check out the facilities and learn more about the courses in which you are interested. If you have any general […]

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Nursing Courses in Ireland

Nursing Courses in Ireland

It has not been an easy time for nurses in Ireland. With many of them forced to emigrate in order to secure get full-time employment, and those at home facing the imminent threat and ongoing discussion over cutbacks, it would be forgivable for there to be an air of hesitancy over entering the profession. However, […]

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History Courses

History Courses

Postgraduate History courses require a greater degree of intellectual engagement than do their undergraduate precursors. This is because most programmes operate on the assumption that students are driven by a desire to deepen their historical knowledge as much as by the ambition to secure employment in a related field upon completing the course. Why Study […]

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Engineering Courses

Engineering Courses

Engineering is an area with multiple strands, each of which is united to the others by a shared commitment to innovation. After all, the discipline, by its very nature, must constantly evolve as its main purpose is to overcome the challenges posed across a range of areas – from computing and software to food and […]

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NUIG research reveals that animals might be older than we think

NUIG research reveals that animals might be older than we think

NUIG Research: Solving Darwin’s Dilemma: the mystery of when animals first appeared on earth Animals may have existed on earth for hundreds of millions of years before they first appear in the fossil record, according to new research from NUI Galway, just published in the journal, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. Study Background The international study, led by […]

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NUIG Hardiman PhD Scholarships 2019

NUIG Hardiman PhD Scholarships 2019

Are you planning on starting your PhD in September 2019? The Hardiman PhD Scholarships are fully funded for four years, with a stipend of €16,000 p.a. plus fees.  These programmes are for high-achieving dynamic individuals, with drive and passion, who have an appetite for the research world and creativity, who thrive on intellectual excitement, and who […]

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Grand Finale of NUI Galway’s Threesis

Grand Finale of NUI Galway’s Threesis

Enjoy fascinating, bite-sized insights into incredible research. This free event is the grand finale of NUI Galway’s Threesis competition (Suitable for over -12s, all welcome). About NUI Galway’s Threesis The fast-paced event will feature a series of three-minute talks by some of the amazing researchers from NUI Galway. The contestants will share the story of […]

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Considering a Career in Arts & Humanities?

Considering a Career in Arts & Humanities?

While it’s among the most popular degree choices, many Arts & Humanities students consider it just a stepping stone to a more specialised degree via further study. While it may be necessary to, of course, specialise for some skills and careers, there is still a vast amount of potential out there if you have a […]

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Ireland’s Top MBA Programmes

Ireland’s Top MBA Programmes

A Masters in Business Administration Programme, also known as an MBA, is amongst the most ambitious study undertakings available, in terms of career progression, it’s also proven to be one of the most beneficial. The majority of MBA programmes are undertaken by professionals while in the course of their careers, seeking to make a significant […]

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Postgraduate Funding Supports

Postgraduate Funding Supports

While there are state supports available to assist postgraduate students with their studies, these are far fewer in number than those available at undergraduate level and are generally not as broad in their criteria of acceptance. Due to the nature of postgraduate study, there are several supports available to assist academic study at an advanced […]

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