Mathematics & Statistics - Structured Research

University of Limerick


Course Name Mathematics & Statistics - Structured Research
Course Provider University of Limerick
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Limerick Level 10 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Limerick City
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Duration 4 years full-time
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Entry Requirements Applicants will normally be expected to hold an Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or equivalent in a discipline appropriate to their area of proposed research.

Entry points may differ for applicants with postgraduate qualifications. Please contact the Course Director for further information.
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The structured PhD programme is the advancement of knowledge through a high-quality experience of original research which is integrated with professional development. It develops students’ research knowledge and transferable skil...

Research Areas The Structured PhD contains the Taught component (minimum 30 credits) and Research Element (240-330 credits)

Taught component consists of general transferable research skills (18 credits: 6 modules at 3 credits each), and subject-specific modules (minimum 12 credits). The research element comprises the remaining 240-330 credits.
Further Enquiries Name: Dr. Sean Fair
Address: Faculty of Science & Engineering
Tel: +353 (0)61 202548
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