Sociology - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name Sociology - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHY02 MHY03
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
Application Date Closing date
Research applications are generally accepted at any time however the deadline for applications is the 30th of June if you wish to start in September of the same year.
PAC Application Information

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PAC Code
MHY02 Full-time
MHY03 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+Minimum 2.1 degree in BA or MA in Sociology or Cognate subject. Applications with equivalent learning are also welcomed.

Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level.


Course Content

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- To provide high quality research training in a lively intellectual atmosphere

- To promote students’ professional involvement in academic life

- To ensure that students will make a contribution to the advancement of knowledge in ...

Research Areas

Expand+Dr. Mary Benson
Cityscapes; gentrification; place; community; and visual representations. Current research focuses on urban agriculture.

Dr. Delma Byrne
Research interests include social stratification in education and the labour market spanning...

Careers or Further Progression Research
Third Level Teaching
Policy Analysis
Private, Community and Voluntary Sectors
Media and New Technology
Urban, Rural and Community Planning
Further Enquiries Programme Director: Prof. Mary Corcoran
Tel +353 (0)1 708 3659
Address Sociology Department, Auxilia Building, North Campus, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co.Kildare

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