NUI Galway Postgraduate Open Day to Highlight Career Opportunities

Pictured are NUI Galway Drama students Mollie Ball, Emily Noctor and Dale-Leaden-Bolger performing at the NUI Galway and Druid Partnership launch in The Gaiety Theatre. Full range of programmes and career opportunities will be showcased at the University’s Postgraduate Open Day on 11 February.
Feb 04 2014 Posted: 14:00 GMT

NUI Galway will host the Spring Postgraduate Open Day on Tuesday, 11 February, from 12 noon to 4pm in the Bailey Allen Hall, Áras na Mac Léinn. The Open Day will showcase over 400 of NUI Galway’s full-time and part-time postgraduate programmes, including taught and research masters, as well as doctoral research options.

With one of the broadest portfolios of postgraduate teaching and learning in the country, NUI Galway’s Postgraduate Open Day will give potential students the opportunity to meet and hear from academic staff and current students. With over 70 stands will offer information on the wide range of programmes, how to apply and fund your study, careers and day to day student life at NUI Galway. 

Irish graduates are ranked first in Europe in terms of how employers rank graduates, and postgraduate study boosts employability. The number of PG in employment has grown consistently in recent years. NUI Galway’s well-established links with industry allow you to take the first step in building your career.

Valerie Leahy, Postgraduate Recruitment Officer at NUI Galway, comments: “A postgraduate qualification broadens your skills-set, increases your specialist knowledge, and can improve your job prospects: over 93% of NUI Galway graduates are currently employed or are in further study within six months of graduating.”

To view NUI Galway’s suite of new and unique postgraduate programmes and to book your place at the Open Day visit  or simply call in on the day! To apply for an NUI Galway postgraduate course visit



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