Courses in


Bachelor of Science in Common Science (Undenominated)

Discipline: Science

Programme Code: 


Location: Galway - Dublin Road

NFQ Level: 7

Programme Duration: Three years

Mode of Study: Full time

Application Route: Apply through the CAO

CAO Round 1 Points: GA774/784 (280/372)

Why Study?

If you are unsure about which science discipline you wish to study, you may apply for the BSc and BSc (Honours) undenominated programme.

At the end of year one, you have a choice of the following programmes (subject to availability of places):

  • Physics and Instrumentation
  • Chemical and Pharmaceutical Science
  • Applied Biology and Biopharmaceutical Science
  • Applied Freshwater and Marine Biology

Programme Modules

Year one involves the study of a range of science subjects, including Computing, Chemistry, Biology, Maths, Physics and Discovering Science.

Essential Information: 

Level 7: GA774

Level 8: GA784

Materials Fee
Students will be liable for an additional materials fee of €100 per year for certain full time programmes. This fee is not covered by Granting Authorities. Material Fees are not applicable to either Erasmus, Part-Time or Full time Non-EU students.

Contact Us

Head of Department:

Dr. Eugene Mc Carthy

Phone: 091-742081

eMail: Dr Eugene Mc Carthy