Mathematics - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name Mathematics - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHR02 MHR03 MHR06 MHR08 MHR09
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 MSc 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 bef...

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Duration MHR02 PhD 4 years Full-time
MHR03 PhD 6 years Part-time
MHR06 MSc 4 years Full-time
MHR08 MLitt 4 years Full-time
MHR09 MLitt 6 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

The minimum entry requirement is a 2.1 Honours Degree in Mathematics or Statistics. A First Class degree is highly desirable. Before a student can be accepted into the programme, they must find a member of staff who is willing to act as their ...

Course Content

A student must write a thesis under the direction of a member of staff containing a significant new result or an original insight. Collaborations with outside parties have involved work in Chemistry, Medicine, Archaeology, Banking, Computer-Ai...

Research Areas

Potential research students should decide on a general research area and then contact the academic members of staff within the Department.

Proposed research areas:

Algebra and Number Theory
• Ring Theory
• Character Theory of Finit...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+The MLitt acts as a gateway to the PhD (Arts) which is the main entry degree for careers in research and third level teaching. However, many postgraduate research graduates take up employment in areas such as Industry, Commerce, Banking and Finance, ...

Further Enquiries Email
Address Department of Mathematics & Statistics, Logic House, South Campus, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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