From beaches to the bustling city center to the surrounding countryside, Galway has no shortage of places to explore during your study abroad semester.
Visit the Galway City Museum, trek through Connemara National park or tour one of the nearby castles and abbeys.
If you’re interested in music and the arts, Galway is the place for you. It’s known for its vibrant lifestyle and many festivals like the Galway Arts Festival, as well as for connections with traditional Irish music.
Located in the west of Ireland, Galway is Ireland’s fourth biggest city. It lies on the River Corrib near the Galway Bay.
During your study abroad semester in Ireland, you’ll study at NUI Galway, a prestigious university that attracts students from all over the world. More than 17,000 students representing nearly 100 countries study there.
Choose from a wide range of classes in areas like accounting, information technology/mathematics, irish studies, sociology, english, philosophy, women’s studies and more.