NUI Galway Societies Societies Compsoc
The society for all things tech-related; gaming, programming, robotics, hacking and more!
Committee Members
PRO:Ciara Galvin
System Administrator:Keith Rabbitte
System Administrator:David Kong
System Administrator:Dylan Oxley
Secretary:Tadhg Codyre
Former Vice Auditor:Laura O'Donnell
Auditor:Ciarán McCarthy
Chief System Administrator:Conor Mc Govern
OCM:Ruaidhri Madden
Treasurer:Evan Liu
Acting Vice Auditor:Adam McPadden
Junior System Administrator:Sean Kelly
OCM:Meng Keat Chong
January 26th
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The society for all things tech-related; gaming, programming, robotics, hacking and more!
  • Do you run linux as your main or secondary PC operating system?
  • Do you like playing video games or with electronics?
  • Can you count in binary?
  • Do you also dream about Linus Torvalds and pints?

If you answered "yes" to any of the above questions, then CompSoc is for you!

CompSoc is NUI Galway’s Computer and Networking Society. We host events for everything computing related from how to setup your own blog to System Administration and Programming Tutorials. We also host a number of services on our Society run servers for our members. CompSoc is the oldest computer-related society in Ireland, while many Alumni believe it was much earlier, was formally established in 1977 during the days that the University was known as UCG.

Examples of events include:

  • Linux server tutorials
  • LAN gaming sessions
  • Technology conferences and nationwide-nerd meetups


  • Access to our private OpenStack network where you can host containers, virtual machines and applications
  • An ssh server account with 5GB of server space
  • An, email address
  • Access to our wiki
  • A way to meet and hang out with like minded geeks
  • To get all of this amazing stuff, simply join CompSoc on this through

If you wish to get yourself a CompSoc account, sign up over on our website!


Keep an eye on our calendar & website for upcoming meetings!

We're always open to hosting events and if you have any ideas or want to get involved, please get in touch!

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