The Community Knowledge Initiative (CKI) fosters community university partnerships that aim to promote the principles and practices of civic engagement and democracy.

Undergraduate Research Conference

Academic Engagement: Students partner staff to enrich academic community

Conference Objectives
The undergraduate NUI Galway undergraduate research conference seeks to:


• Engage students and staff in a collaborative multidisciplinary research environment nurturing vital research skills in presentation, communication and dissemination


• Strengthen student research in a safe, supportive environment that will provide avenues for feedback to students on their research as well as boost confidence in ability to carry out rigorous research


• Enable student research voice

Conference Website

Now online the conference website allows for full engagement of all undergraduates and staff!

Visit the Conference website to register, view programme, or submit abstract.

EXPLORE Funding

Through the NUI Galway EXPLORE programme funding to support the conference is coupled with innovation, support and training.

Visit the EXPLORE wesbite to learn more about staff and student projects that benefit the Galway community and Campus community.