German - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name German - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHO02 MHO03
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 (or other agreed time)
Application Date Closing date
Research applications are generally accepted at any time.
PAC Application Information

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PAC Code
MHO02 PhD Full-time
MHO03 PhD Part-time

The following information should be forwarded to PAC, 1 Courthouse Square, Galway or uploaded to your online application form:


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

Expand+Candidates normally must have a Masters degree with at least a 2.1 in German, or equivalent. In exceptional cases, candidates who do not fulfil this requirement may be accepted. Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equ...

Course Content

Expand+Maynooth University is one of the main centres of research in German Studies in Ireland. The research profiles of staff members are very varied, covering all periods of German literature and including many aspects of German culture and history. The G...

Research Areas

Expand+The staff of the Department of German are happy to supervise research in the following areas, amongst others:

(a) Intercultural communication, applied linguistics, methodology and didactics of teaching German as a Foreign Language, intercultural c...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+German is the largest language in Europe in terms of native speakers and one of the most widely spoken languages in the world, with more than 100 million native speakers and millions more speaking German as a second language. Germany has also the lar...

Further Enquiries Postgraduate Coordinator Dr Arnd Witte
Tel +353 (0)1 708 3717
Address Department of German, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare

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