Welcome to the
Innovation Office at NUI Galway

The Innovation Office at NUI Galway is the technology-transfer and entrepreneurial hub for the University.

Our Ecosystem and Impact

Our Ecosystem and Impact

Galway and the west of Ireland is a thriving and dynamic place for enterprise and entrepreneurs. With a student population of over 18,000 and immense research outputs, our University plays a crucial role in underpinning this ecosystem. The region is recognised internationally as a hot-spot for sectors including med-tech, ICT, marine and creative industries.

Business Innovation Centre

Business Innovation Centre

NUI Galway's Business Innovation Centre and the wider campus is home to over 40 companies. Through the Centre, the University provides business supports and excellent facilities including labs and co-working spaces. This community of entrepreneurs are creating jobs and attracting investment.

For Industry

For Industry

We enable access to expertise, technologies and facilities on our campus.
For Researchers

For Researchers

We work with the research community to maximise the impact of their innovations and expertise.
For Students

For Students

We support innovative ideas and entrepreneurship.
For Entrepreneurs

For Entrepreneurs

NUI Galway has pioneering programmes for entrepreneurs to create high-growth ventures.