History - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name History - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHP04 MHP05
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters MLitt
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences September (or other agreed time)
PAC Application Information

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PAC Code
MHP04 MLitt Full-time
MHP05 MLitt Part-time

Applicants for MLitt are strongly advised to consult the department well in advance of their intended date of application.


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Duration 2 years Full-time, 3 years Part-time
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Entry Requirements For entry to the combined MLitt/PhD programme see https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/history/postgraduate

Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level.

Minimum English language requirements:
• IELTS: 6.5 minimum overall score
• TOEFL (Paper based test): 585
• TOEFL (Internet based test): 95
• PTE (Pearson): 62

Maynooth University’s TOEFL code is 8850
Course Content

Expand+The award of the degree is based entirely on an MLitt thesis. However, to ensure that our graduates obtain as thorough preparation as possible for their future careers, the university has put in place a structured MLitt programme under which students...

Research Areas

Expand+Maynooth University is one of the principal centres of research into the history of Ireland. The department offers direction of research in every period of Irish history, including local history. The research specialisations of staff are as follows:

Careers or Further Progression This structured research programme prepares graduates for a wide range of career opportunities, including lecturing, consultancy, government service, library, museum, arts work and publishing.
Further Enquiries Programme Director Prof Marian Lyons
Initial Enquiries Prof Raymond Gillespie
Tel +353 (0)1 708 3729
Email history.department@mu.ie
Website https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/history
Address Department of History, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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