Research areas

NUI Galway is world-renowned as an expert research-led University.  We emphasise inter-disciplinary research programmes, and collaborations with industry partners in areas of strategic importance, both regionally and nationally.


Research at NUI Galway

NUI Galway aims to be firmly embedded among the top rank of research universities. The University makes a meaningful contribution internationally, nationally, and to the region, following a prioritise a set of research themes. Five thematic research priorities at NUI Galway have been identified and these are listed below:

Biomedical Science & Engineering Informatics, Physical, and Computational Sciences Environment, Marine, and Energy Applied Social Science and Public Policy Humanities in context