Education - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name Education - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MH02G MH03G
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 10 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters PhD
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences September annually (or other agreed time)
PAC Application Information

Expand+Applications will be considered 4 times during the year by the PhD Admissions Panel (in November 2021, February, April and June 2022). Before sending your proposal or making a formal application, please note that we will hosting regular proposal writ...

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Duration 3-4 years Full-time, 5-6 years Part-time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum 2.1 degree (BA or MA/M.Ed ) or international equivalent in Education or a cognate area, and a proposal for original research that is accepted by the Department. Students undertake 30 credits of modules that support their research. Generally, ...

Course Content

Expand+The Structured PhD in Education is a research degree that supports students in engaging in research at the highest academic level. Students work with their supervisors to develop a substantive piece of research that makes an original contribution to ...

Research Areas

Expand+The Department of Education at Maynooth University is an exciting place in which to do postgraduate research. We have an excellent international profile and we are part of a wider research community that engages in research right across the education...

Careers or Further Progression Postgraduate students in education come from a range of backgrounds and have a wide range of interests. Some students wish to develop their professional practice and take on leadership roles, others wish to take on other professional responsibilities or engage in policy formation in the national or international context. Holding a PhD qualifies one to teach at university level and to carry out advanced research.
Further Enquiries Programme Director: Professor Sharon Todd
Administrator: Georgina Sherlock
Tel: +353 (0)1 708 3656
Fax: +353 (0)1 708 4610
Address: Maynooth University Department of Education, Maynooth University School of Education, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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