Researchers discover coral with Covid drug potential

Researchers at NUI Galway have discovered a coral in the Atlantic Ocean which contains a potential wonder drug chemical compound that acts against the virus responsible for Covid-19.

NUIG seeks support with revival of red squirrel

NUI Galway researchers are asking for public support as the battle for the revival of the red squirrel moves to the streets, parks and gardens of cities across the island of Ireland.

NUIG hosting Open Days this weekend

NUI Galway is to welcome hundreds of prospective students, parents, guidance counsellors and teachers back to campus for a weekend of Undergraduate Open Days.

NUIG launches student well-being programme

NUI Galway has launched a new well-being programme - Mind, Body, Boost - to support students’ physical and mental health and research its impact.

New entrepreneurial student scholarship at NUIG

A special new scholarship has been announced by NUI Galway for entrepreneurial undergraduate students.

NUIG virtual event for mature students

NUI Galway’s Access Centre will hold its annual information evening on Wednesday, 12 January, from 7-9pm.

NUIG reveals strong performance in 2021

NUI Galway has revealed a strong performance during 2021 in knowledge transfer and impact with 50 industry collaborations, four new spin-outs and multiple start-up successes and awards.

Orla Guerin is Honorary Professor at NUI Galway 

The BBC correspondent Orla Guerin has been appointed Honorary Professor of International Journalism by NUI Galway.

Research shows health risks of high diastolic blood pressure

A global study by NUI Galway into health risks associated with a specific form of high blood pressure has found that younger patients with the condition are more at risk of a cardiovascular event or death.