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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.


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

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

Further enquiries

For further information please contact Dr. Stasha Antonijevic-Elliot

Application date

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

Research areas

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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