National University of Ireland, Galway

National University of Ireland, Galway

- Social Sciences and Humanities Ranking

Ireland Established: 1845 Scholars: 3
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Best scientists

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Social Sciences and Humanities discipline and affiliated with National University of Ireland, Galway. There are a total of 3 researchers included with 0 of them also being included in the global ranking.


National University of Ireland, Galway, or more commonly known as NUI Galway, is a research and teaching institution with a growing international reputation for its teaching and academic performance. Located in Galway, one of Ireland’s most diverse cities, NUI Galway attracts international students from all over the world, making it a top choice for many foreign students in the country.

The university offers a comprehensive range of courses, from primary to higher degree programs. It has seven faculties, namely Science, Arts, Commerce, Celtic Studies, Engineering, Law, and Medicine and Health Sciences. Some of the most popular courses at the university are under the Faculty of Commerce, which include the following disciplines: accounting and finance, economics, management, and marketing. Unique courses are also offered by the university, such as creative writing, Irish studies, human rights, children’s studies, film studies, performing arts, journalism, marine science, and Latin American studies.

With its innovative tertiary programs, NUI Galway opens a world of exciting opportunities for its students, with most of its graduates being highly sought after by employers from all over the world. The university also has a career development center that organizes work placements in Ireland and abroad and provides students with helpful advice on career planning, job interviews, and CV writing.

The university, which is located on the banks of River Corrib and close to Galway’s city center, provides a variety of student services in a thriving cultural and commercial community. With sports also being central to life at the university, it has over 40 active sports clubs and state-of-the-art sports facilities, such as a national basketball arena and sports hall, an elite 130-piece gym, 25-meter swimming pool with movable floor, and a high-tech climbing wall.

Furthermore, the university prides itself in its lively and dynamic student experience. It is home to several societies that help each student meet new people, improve their talents, and build friendships. The International Students' Society, one of the biggest societies in NUI Galway, often arranges cultural and social events throughout the year to foster cross-cultural interaction among students. The university is also highly committed to providing students with avenues for innovative academic ideas and skill development.

To boost teaching and research in the arts discipline, NUI Galway has partnered with a variety of cultural organizations in Ireland. With Galway being a place where culture and arts are celebrated, the university serves as a key player in spreading Galway’s unique spirit of creativity.
D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.
2385 World 9 National
Saoirse Nic Gabhainn

Saoirse Nic Gabhainn

National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
D-index 43 Citations 7,445 226
3238 World 10 National
Margaret M. Barry

Margaret M. Barry

National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
D-index 38 Citations 6,898 267
3667 World 11 National
Michal Molcho

Michal Molcho

National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
D-index 36 Citations 8,419 152

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