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National University of Ireland-Galway (UCG)

National University of Ireland Galway University Road, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 493 361
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National University of Ireland Galway University Road, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 493 361
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I would like to graduate from such a university - having lessons in a building decorated with such beautiful leaves! Fantastic atmosphere!

Thank marinavolkovaserova
Reviewed 16 September 2017

excellent mode of teaching and a very conducive environment for learning. Tutors are welcoming and learned.

1  Thank theophilusm51
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Walking around the campus is very nice. We stopped in the library and saw a historical exhibit about famous Irish women. We also looked for the modern art and were very disappointed to find it. It was terrible. The campus is clean and nicely landscaped.

Thank Alexandra T
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We went to Galway last september as a part of a conference that was held at the National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG) Campus. it was indeed a diversified institutions with lots of subjects taught and students come from different countries. Our Volunteer of the...More

Thank DrBRAYEcon
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We visited the Uni as my 17 year old son is considering studying there, our guide was Finula and she was extremely knowledgeable and interesting. The campus is vast but we covered all of the relevant areas and were very impressed.

Thank HeidiVince
Reviewed 10 August 2017

My niece took us for a tour of the campus. She just finished her graduate work there. I was very impressed by the diversity of both the students and the areas of study available. We joined in for an after-graduation get together in the quadrangle...More

Thank IIbeach1
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This is the west of Ireland's only university. Founded in 1845 it has developed into a huge campus extended north and and west along the river Corrib. The Quadrangle Building is lovely, but only the Aula Maxima is open to the public if there are...More

Thank clare w
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This University is housed partially in the old Queens College that was opened in 1849. It is located across the street from the Galway Cathedral, partially hidden by age old trees. Beautiful school surrounded by the River Corrib & the Galway Cathedral.

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The oldest part of the university is the Quadrangle Building which was built in the middle of the 19th century in the style of an Oxford college. It is well worth a visit and even has a shop where you can buy gifts. In front...More

Thank Edmund R
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Beautiful campus that continues to grow. Make sure to walk along the Corrib near student housing. And don't forget the Quad - which is stunning when the ivy changes color in the fall.

Thank maryemannix
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