Social Studies - Applied Social Studies - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name Social Studies - Applied Social Studies - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHB04 MHB05
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 annually (or other agreed time)
PAC Application Information

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PAC Code
MHB04 MLitt by Research Full-time
MHB05 MLitt by Research Part-time

The following information should be forwarded to PAC, 1 Courthouse Square, Galway or uploaded to your online ap...

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Duration 2 years FT, 3 years PT
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Entry Requirements Minimum 2.1 in undergraduate degree. Entry also subject to Departmental approval of application and proposal Departmental ability to provide supervision

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+Interested individuals are encouraged to make an informal approach to the Department to discuss their proposal and establish an initial fit between their interests and the Department’s research priorities and expertise. Formally, an applicant wishi...

Research Areas

Expand+Research interests of staff in the Department of Applied Social Studies span the following areas:

- Equality and human rights, and more specifically race, racism, ethnicity, Traveller culture, intercultural studies, women’s studies, age and agei...

Further Enquiries Programme Co-ordinator Joe Larragy
Tel +353 (0)1 708 3743
Fax +353 (0)1 708 3744
Email /
Address Department of Applied Social Studies, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare

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