Programme Entry Requirements
There are no formal entry requirements for any of the Diploma programmes. Students who are aged 21 or over by January 1st of the year of admission are classified as mature students and gain entry on this basis.
Students applying to complete a part-time course at NUI Galway under the age of 21 may, in certain circumstances, be asked to fulfill the matriculation requirements of the University. If you are under 21, please log onto www.nuigalway.ie/adult-learning/faqs/qualifications-and-entry-requirements, where you will find a list of the matriculation entry requirements.
English Language Requirement
An International Language Testing System (ILTS) or TOFEL certificate is required for applicants whose first language is not English. Note: ILTS / TOFEL will not be required for entry to the language diplomas.