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Arts Celtic Studies & Social Sciences - Research - PhD

Entry requirements

Academic requirements: Students need an honours level degree (NFQ level 8) with a minimum of a 2.H1 (second class honours, grade 1) before being considered to study as a PhD or research masters in University College Cork. Although students generally choose a topic for their research from their degree discipline you are not restricted to your primary degree subjects.

Further enquiries

Irish/EU applicants
Deirdre Daly
Graduate Studies Office
University College Cork
Tel: +353 (0)21 490 3241
Email: ddaly@reg.ucc.ie

International/non-EU applicants
International Office
University College Cork
Tel: +353 (0) 21 490 4745
Email: internationaloffice@ucc.ie

Research areas

CKH01 PhD (Arts) - Latin (Full-Time)
CKH02 PhD (Arts) - Latin (Part-Time)
CKH03 PhD (Arts) - Greek (Full-Time)
CKH04 PhD (Arts) - Greek (Part-Time)
CKH05 PhD (Arts) - Greek & Roman Civilisation (Full-Time)
CKH06 PhD (Arts) - Greek & Roman Civilisation (Part-Time)
CKH07 PhD (Arts) - Applied Mathematics (Full-Time)
CKH08 PhD (Arts) - Applied Mathematics (Part-Time)
CKH10 PhD in Text, Contexts and Cultures (Full-Time)
CKH11 PhD (Arts) - Applied Psychology (Full-Time)
CKH12 PhD (Arts) - Applied Psychology (Part-Time)
CKH13 PhD (Arts) - Applied Social Studies (Full-Time)
CKH14 PhD (Arts) - Applied Social Studies (Part-Time)
CKH15 PhD (Arts) - Archaeology (Full-Time)
CKH16 PhD (Arts) - Archaeology (Part-Time)
CKH17 PhD (Arts) - Folklore (Full-Time)
CKH18 PhD (Arts) - Folklore (Part-Time)
CKH19 PhD (Arts) - Computer Studies (Full-Time)
CKH20 PhD (Arts) - Computer Studies (Part-Time)
CKH21 PhD (Arts) - Celtic Civilisation (Full-Time)
CKH22 PhD (Arts) - Celtic Civilisation (Part-Time)
CKH23 PhD (Arts) - Early & Medieval Irish (Full-Time)
CKH24 PhD (Arts) - Early & Medieval Irish (Part-Time)
CKH25 PhD (Arts) - Economics (Full-Time)
CKH26 PhD (Arts) - Economics (Part-Time)
CKH27 PhD (Arts) - Education (Full-Time)
CKH28 PhD (Arts) - Education (Part-Time)
CKH29 PhD (Arts) - English (Full-Time)
CKH30 PhD (Arts) - English (Part-Time)
CKH31 PhD (Arts) - French (Full-Time)
CKH32 PhD (Arts) - French (Part-Time)
CKH33 PhD (Arts) - Geography (Full-Time)
CKH34 PhD (Arts) - Geography (Part-Time)
CKH35 PhD (Arts) - German (Full-Time)
CKH36 PhD (Arts) - German (Part-Time)
CKH37 PhD (Arts) - Film and Screen Media (Full-Time)
CKH38 PhD (Arts) - Film and Screen Media (Part-Time)
CKH39 PhD (Arts) - Hispanic Studies (Full-Time)
CKH40 PhD (Arts) - Hispanic Studies (Part-Time)
CKH41 PhD (Arts) - History of Art (Full-Time)
CKH42 PhD (Arts) - History of Art (Part-Time)
CKH43 PhD (Arts) - History (Full-Time)
CKH44 PhD (Arts) - History (Part-Time)
CKH45 PhD (Arts) - Italian (Full-Time)
CKH46 PhD (Arts) - Italian (Part-Time)
CKH47 PhD (Arts) - Mathematical Studies (Full-Time)
CKH48 PhD (Arts) - Mathematical Studies (Part-Time)
CKH49 PhD (Arts) - Mathematics (Full-Time)
CKH50 PhD (Arts) - Mathematics (Part-Time)
CKH51 PhD (Arts) - Modern Irish (Full-Time)
CKH52 PhD (Arts) - Modern Irish (Part-Time)
CKH53 PhD (Arts) - Music (Full-Time)
CKH54 PhD (Arts) - Music (Part-Time)
CKH55 PhD (Arts) - Philosophy (Full-Time)
CKH56 PhD (Arts) - Philosophy (Part-Time)
CKH57 PhD (Arts) - Sociology (Full-Time)
CKH58 PhD (Arts) - Sociology (Part-Time)
CKH59 PhD (Arts) - Statistics (Full-Time)
CKH60 PhD (Arts) - Statistics (Part-Time)
CKH61 PhD (Arts) - Womens Studies (Full-Time)
CKH62 PhD (Arts) - Womens Studies (Part-Time)
CKH63 PhD (Arts) - An Leann Duchais (Full-Time)
CKH64 PhD (Arts) - An Leann Duchais (Part-Time)
CKH65 PhD (Arts) - Criminology (Full-Time)
CKH66 PhD (Arts) - Criminology (Part-Time)
CKH67 PhD (Arts) - European Studies (Full-Time)
CKH68 PhD (Arts) - European Studies (Part-Time)
CKH69 PhD (Arts) - Original Composition (Full-Time)
CKH70 PhD (Arts) - Original Composition (Part-Time)
CKH71 Doctorate of Social Science (Full-Time)
CKH72 PhD (Arts) - Drama & Theatre Studies (Full-Time)
CKH73 PhD (Arts) - Drama & Theatre Studies (Part-Time)
CKH75 PhD (Arts) - Chinese Studies (Full-Time)
CKH76 PhD (Arts) - Chinese Studies (Part-Time)
CKH78 Cohort PhD in Education (Structured) (Full-Time)
CKH79 PhD - Study of Religions (Full-Time)
CKH80 PhD - Study of Religions (Part-Time)
CKH81 PhD (Arts) Social Science - GREP (Full-Time)
CKH82 PhD (Arts) - Politics (Full-Time)
CKH83 PhD (Arts) - Politics (Part-Time)
CKH84 PhD in Policy Studies (Full-Time)
CKH85 PhD in Policy Studies (Part-Time)
CKH86 PhD (Arts) - Sociology and Philosophy (Full-Time)
CKH87 PhD (Arts) - Sociology and Philosophy (Part-Time)
CKH88 PhD (Arts) Digital Arts and Humanities (Structured) (Full-Time)
CKH89 PhD (Arts) Digital Arts & Humanities (Structured) (Part-Time)
CKH90 PhD (Arts) Social Science - GREP (Part-Time)
CKH91 PhD (Arts) Social Work (Full-Time)
CKH92 PhD (Arts) Social Work (Part-Time)
CKH93 PhD (Arts) Creative Writing (Full-Time)
CKH94 PhD (Arts) Creative Writing (Part-Time)
CKH95 PhD (Arts) Film and Screen Media (Creative Practice) (Full-Time)
CKH96 PhD (Arts) Film and Screen Media (Creative Practice) (Part-Time)
CKH97 PhD (Arts) - Creative Performance (Full-Time)
CKH98 PhD (Arts) - Creative Performance (Part-Time)
CKH99 Doctor of Clinical Psychology (Full-Time)

CKT61 PhD (Arts) in Planning and Sustainable Development (Full-Time)
CKT62 PhD(Arts) in Planning and Sustainable Development (Part-Time)
CKT63 PhD (Arts) Applied Linguistics (Full-Time)

CKT68 PHD (Arts) Social Sciences (Full-Time)
CKT69 PHD (Arts) Social Sciences (Part-Time)

Course fee

4. Fees and Funding

Fees for all postgraduate courses are payable in two instalments for EU students. The first part will be payable when you register online in September with the second instalment payable the following January. Non-EU students will need to pay their full fees in one instalment when registering online.

Check out our funding page for sources of funding.

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