Language Science - Research

The PhD in Language Science is open to graduates with clinical and non-clinical degrees. For applicants who are not qualified speech and language therapists, this degree does not provide a qualification in speech and language therapy.

Entry requirements

Candidates should normally have a high honours standard in a relevant academic discipline at primary degree level or equivalent.

Application dates

Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System.


Course Code: 1PM1 (full-time); 1PM2 (part-time)

PhD (full-time)
PhD (part-time)


Research Areas

The Discipline of Speech and Language Therapy invites applications from suitably qualified candidates on topics related to the following research themes:

Language and cognition
Language structure
Bilingualism and communication disorders

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Part time,Daytime

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