Arts Humanities & Social Sciences - Research

Entry requirements

The requirements listed below are the minimum requirements set by the University. Individual Faculties may have specific requirements and applicants are requested to identify a potential supervisor before submitting an application for a research programme.

Applicants to a Research Degree Programme (minimum entry requirements)

•An appropriate master's or equivalent qualification that has been obtained from a University or other institution recognised by UL following a period of study similar to that required in UL. A candidate who holds a master's degree in a discipline other than that in which the doctoral research is intended to be pursued shall be considered for entry under rule 5.4.1b, or

•An honours primary bachelor's degree with a minimum classification of 2.1 honours or equivalent qualification, or

•An honours primary bachelor's degree with a minimum classification of 2.2 honours or equivalent qualification, or

•A degree or equivalent qualification, other than that specified in 5.4.1a, 5.4.1b or 5.4.1c and a minimum of four years' acceptable professional experience at an appropriate and relevant level may be considered for entry to the master's register.

•Candidates within this category without a minimum of four years' acceptable professional experience will be considered for entry under regulation 5.4.4.

For further information on the Research Postgraduate Academic Regulations (Handbook of Academic Regulations & Procedures)

https://ulsites.ul.ie/saa/sites/default/files/saa_student_academic_handbook_procedures_and_regulations.pdf

Fees

An up-to-date schedule of fees is available to download from www.graduateschool.ul.ie

Enrolment dates

Start Date: 09/Sep/2019

Research

Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Masters/PhD in History
Masters/PhD in Languages, Literature, Culture and Communications
Masters/PhD in Law
Masters/PhD in Politics and Public Administration
Masters/PhD in Sociology
Structured PhD in Applied Languages
Structured PhD in Criminal Justice
Structured PhD in New Media and Film
Structured PhD in Politics
Structured PhD in Social Science
Structured PhD in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

Education and Health Sciences

PhD in Medical School
Structured Masters by Research
Structured PhD in Clinical Therapies
Structured PhD in Nursing & Midwifery
Structured PhD in Physical Education & Sport Sciences
Structured PhD in Psychology

Kemmy Business School

Masters/PhD in Accounting & Finance
Masters/PhD in Economics
Masters/PhD in Management and Marketing
Masters/PhD in Personnel & Employment Relations

Irish World Academy of Music and Dance

Masters/PhD in Irish World Academy of Music and Dance
Structured PhD Arts Practice

Science and Engineering

Structured PhD Programme: PhD in School of Architecture
Structured PhD Programme: PhD in Chemical & Environmental Science
Structured PhD Programme: PhD in Civil Engineering and Materials Science
Structured PhD Programme: PhD in Computer Science & Information Systems
Structured Phd Programme: PhD in Electronics & Computer Engineering
Structured PhD Programme: PhD in Life Sciences
Structured PhD Programme: PhD in Mathematics & Statistics
Structured PhD Programme: PhD in Mechanical, Aeronautical and Biomedical Engineering
Structured PhD Programme: PhD in Physics and Energy
Structured PhD Programmes: PhD in Design and Manufacturing Technology

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Daytime

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