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Commerce - PhD - Research

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

International/non-EU applicants
International Office
University College Cork
Tel: +353 (0) 21 490 4745

Research areas

CKN01 PHD (Commerce) - Accounting (Full-Time)
CKN02 PHD (Commerce) - Accounting (Part-Time)
CKN03 PHD (Commerce) - Finance (Full-Time)
CKN04 PHD (Commerce) - Finance (Part-Time)
CKN05 PHD (Commerce) - Management Information Systems (Full-Time)
CKN06 PHD (Commerce) - Management Information Systems (Part-Time)
CKN07 PHD (Commerce) - Economics (Full-Time)
CKN08 PHD (Commerce) - Economics (Part-Time)
CKN09 PHD (Commerce) - Food Business & Development (Full-Time)
CKN10 PHD (Commerce) - Food Business & Development (Part-Time)
CKN11 PHD (Commerce) - Government (Full-Time)
CKN12 PHD (Commerce) - Government (Part-Time)
CKN13 PHD (Commerce) - Management & Marketing (Full-Time)
CKN14 PHD (Commerce) - Management & Marketing (Part-Time)
CKN18 PHD (Commerce) - Business Information Systems (Full-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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