French - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name French - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHM02 MHM03 MHM04 MHM05
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 MLitt & PhD
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences September (or other agreed time)
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 be...

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Duration MHM02 PhD 4 years Full-time
MHM03 PhD 6 years Part-time
MHM04 MLitt 2 years Full-time
MHM05 MLitt 3 years Part-time
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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+Candidates for the MLitt must have obtained at least 2nd Class Honours Grade I in their primary degree, or equivalent. Candidates for all post-graduate degrees are required to have resided for a period of one academic year or its equivalent in France...

Course Content

Expand+Under a Structured Research Programme, students are supported in the development of their research by undertaking professional and specialist modules over the course of their research degree.

Research Environment: The School of Modern Languages, L...

Research Areas Research areas in which the department has an interest include: immigration to Ireland from France and to France from Ireland in the early modern period; Huguenot studies; autobiographical writing; women’s writing; twentieth-century fiction and poetry; translation studies; lexicography; francophone literary and language issues; minority languages in French society. Further information on staff research interests can be found at
Careers or Further Progression Students who complete the MLitt and PhD degrees generally continue with careers in teaching and research at third level.

Students who complete the PhD degree generally continue with careers in teaching and research at third level.
Further Enquiries Contact us about this course
Programme Director Prof Ruth Whelan
Tel: +353 (0)1 708 3663
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