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Arts by Research

Programme Overview
The Faculty of Arts at Mary Immaculate College has 13 different departments covering various disciplines in the area of Humanities. It offers academic leadership and postgraduate supervision within a broad range of research fields.

Start your Research Journey
Prospective postgraduates are encouraged to explore the research interests of the relevant department and to discuss their own ideas for research proposals with the respective Heads of Department or other faculty members as appropriate.

Academic Departments in the Faculty of Arts are as follows:
•Drama and Theatre Studies
•English Language and Literature
•French Studies
•Gaeilge
•Geography
•German Studies
•History
•Mathematics and Computer Studies
•Media and Communication Studies
•Music
•Philosophy
•Psychology
•Theology and Religious Studies

Careers or further progression

Postgraduate Research in Arts at MIC

A Master's or Doctorate in an Arts discipline with the MIC RGS can reflect well on career prospects

Further enquiries

Research & Graduate School
tel: +353 61 204318
email: RGSO@mic.ul.ie

Application date

Deadline for Applications: Variable.

Research areas

Mary Immaculate College faculty offer academic leadership and postgraduate supervision within the traditional range of Arts research fields.

Prospective Postgraduates are encouraged to explore the research interests of the relevant department and to discuss their own ideas for Research proposals with the respective Departments Heads or other faculty as appropriate.

English Language and Literature

French Studies

Gaeilge

Geography

German Studies

History

Mathematics and Computer Studies

Media and Communication Studies

Music

Philosophy

Psychology

Theology and Religious Studies

Before you apply, read about the steps you have to take to do a Research Postgraduate programme at MIC (view course webpage). If you have met all the criteria, click on the 'How to Apply' tab to pay your application fee and download the application form that you will submit separately.

There are also a number of Structured PhD programmes available at MIC

Enrolment and start dates

EU Applicants
After you have read How to Apply for a Research Postgraduate programme at MIC (on course webpage - link below), download and complete the application form (via Application weblink below). For applications in Irish, download and complete the application form here.
•The application form must also include any supporting documentation requested.
•In the case of non-native English speakers, a copy of IETLS is also required, or equivalent.

Please pay the non-refundable €50 application fee using Realex here, and return the application form by email to: RGSO@mic.ul.ie or by post to: Research & Graduate School Office, Mary Immaculate College, South Circular Road, Limerick, Ireland, V94 VN26.

Non-EU Applicants
You are advised to contact the MIC International Office before applying on +353 61 204988 /+353 61 774790.

After you have read How to Apply for a Research Postgraduate programme at MIC on course webpage (link below), download and complete the application form (via Application weblink below).
•The application form must also include your university transcripts.
•In the case of non-native English speakers, a copy of IETLS is also required, or equivalent.

Please pay the non-refundable €50 application fee using Realex here, and return the application form by email to: International@mic.ul.ie or by post to: International Office, Mary Immaculate College, South Circular Road, Limerick, Ireland, V94 VN26.

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