Entry requirements

Are you eligible to register as a Postgraduate Researcher?

To register for a graduate research programme, a candidate must normally have obtained a primary degree classification (Level 8), equivalent to a second-class honours degree, grade two, from an approved university or an approved equivalent degree-awarding body, or have an approved equivalent professional qualification in an area cognate to the proposed research topic.

Candidates with a taught Master’s degree (Level 9) in an appropriate discipline with first- or second-class honours, and candidates with a primary degree in an appropriate discipline with first or second-class honours, grade one.

Application dates

How to Register interest

Interested in becoming a Postgraduate Researcher in DkIT?

There are two ways in which you can join the Postgraduate community in DkIT.

1. If you meet the criteria, you can apply to any of our open postgraduate positions.

2. You can apply to join the Postgraduate register based on the submission of a proposal of your own research topic.

Before you can to register as a Research Postgraduate Student you must first seek the support of the appropriate DkIT School in which you propose to conduct your research. This support includes identifying a suitable Supervisor who is willing to support and guide you through a Postgraduate degree.

Enrolment dates

Contact Dundalk IT for the next course start date.

More details
  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ),Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Daytime

  • Apply to

    Course provider