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Over 1,500 free and subsidised higher education places available in Galway

There are 1,550 free and subsidised higher education places available in Galway for the next academic year, as part of two government initiatives. The courses...

NUIG adds new scholarships for refugees and Travellers

To mark World Refugee Day today, NUI Galway has announced it will expand its University of Sanctuary Scholarship Programme in the coming year from...

GMIT awarded €4.7m for 25 upskilling courses

GMIT has been awarded €4.7 million in funding for almost 1,000 upskilling and graduate conversion course places. The Institute of Technology will receive €2.68m under...

GMIT outlines plans for coming academic year

The President of GMIT Dr Orlan Flynn is encouraging people to continue their higher education, as the Institute of Technology is finalising plans to...

Marine Institute announces new Eoin Sweeney Scholarship Award

Galway's Marine Institute, together with the PLOCAN (Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands) in Spain has announced a new PhD scholarship for ocean technology...

Expanded Summer Provision for children with complex needs confirmed

The government has confirmed that the July Provision has been expanded for children and young people with complex needs - who will be able...

Galway TD raises issue of Rosedale School in Galway City with Minister for Education

A Galway West TD has raised the issue of Galway City based Rosedale School for children with severe or profound intellectual disabilities with Minister...

NUIG to hold online graduation next week for 155 students

NUI Galway will hold its Summer Virtual Conferring next week which will be broadcast live to 155 graduates and their families through Facebook. A video...

NUI Galway jumps 21 places in QS World University Rankings

NUI Galway has moved up 21 places in the 2021 QS World University Rankings released today, which takes the university to 238th in the...

Leaving Cert ‘Calculated Grades’ online app goes live

The online application system for schools to upload data for Leaving Certificate Calculated Grades went live earlier today. The system allows schools to enter data...

NUIG hosting leaders from universities in four countries to address challenges of Covid-19

NUI Galway is holding an online seminar with the heads of universities from four countries this week on the challenges facing higher education with...

GMIT to receive €180,000 for equipment to carry out research projects

Funding of over €180,000 has been allocated to GMIT for equipment to carry out vital Research & Development projects. GMIT was one of 37 successful...
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Two Galway schools claim top prizes in national healthy eating and growing project

Two Schools in Galway have been named as the overall winners of Agri Aware’s Incredible Edibles healthy eating and fruit & vegetable growing project. The...

Tourists Arriving in Droves – A Disservice to Our Sacrifice

On 12 March, the government shut all schools, colleges, childcare facilities and cultural institutions, and advised cancelling large gatherings. A few days later, the...

Beautifully refurbished stone cottage offers luxury and style

This outward appearance of this stunning stone cottage home at Caherdaly, Ardrahan belies the luxury and comfort of its modern, mint condition interior, beautifully...

Galway TD calls for €15,000 grant for people to buy vacant homes

A Galway TD is proposing that first time buyers who purchase existing vacant homes in areas suffering from depopulation should receive a grant of...
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