Biology - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name Biology - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHD02 MHD03 MHD04 MHD05
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 10 NFQ
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 MSc & PhD
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences September
PAC Application Information

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Research applications are generally accepted at any time

Applying for a PhD or Research Masters Programme

When applying for a PhD or Research Masters programme, applicants should contact the Department where they wish to study bef...

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Expand+MHD02 PhD 4 years Full-time
MHD03 PhD 6 years Part-time
MHD04 MSc by Research 2 years Full-time
MHD05 MSc by Research 3 years Part-time

A student’s research programme will be decided upon after consultation with the project supervisor. During...

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Financial Support Postgraduate Scholarships

Launching 2020
Maynooth University invested €1.4 million in postgraduate scholarship support in 2019. We welcome applications from Maynooth alumni, current students entering postgraduate studies and all EU and non-EU students commencing their postgraduate studies with us. Our scholarship opportunities will open on this webpage in early 2020.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must have a recognised primary degree that is considered equivalent to Irish University primary degree level. Usually a first or upper second class honours degree in a relevant biological subject is required. Additional qualifications such...

Course Content

Students entering the Structured Postgraduate Programme in Biology will be under the supervision of an experienced researcher. All academic staff members in the Biology Department are experienced and active researchers and can supervise research...

Research Areas Information about research interests of Biology staff members can be found on the Biology Department Website:
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Options include PhD research in academic research labs in Ireland or worldwide, positions in the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Industries, Teaching, Scientific writing, etc. Modules available for postgraduate students at Maynooth University...

Further Enquiries Contact us about this course
Programme Director: Dr. Martina Schroeder
Tel : +353 (0)1 708 6853
Fax :+353 (0)1 708 3845
Address Department of Biology, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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