University of Galway is committed to attracting high calibre students from around the world. To this end, we offer a range of merit-based scholarships to students from a number of non-EU countries, in line with our strategic international priorities. For international students commencing study at University of Galway they are a number of different scholarships on offer.
Global Achievement Scholarship (Undergraduate)
Business Postgraduate Merit Scholarships
Other External Funding Sources for International Students
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University of Galway is delighted to offer a Global Achievement Scholarship to eligible applicants, providing a €2,000 reduction in tuition fees for their first year of undergraduate study. There is no need to apply separately for this scholarship, as all eligible candidates will be automatically considered based on their academic results and personal statement.
To qualify for this scholarship, successful candidates must be:
Please note that eligible programmes for this scholarship are limited to bachelor's degrees offered by the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies, the College of Business, Public Policy and Law, and Shannon College.
If you are selected to receive this scholarship, a letter confirming your award will be sent to you.
For more details visit: University of Galway website.