Social Studies - Applied - Research

Maynooth University

 

Course Name Social Studies - Applied - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHB02 MHB03 MHB04 MHB05
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
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 annually (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

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Duration MHB02 PhD 4 years Full-time
MHB03 PhD 6 years Part-time
MHB04 MLitt by Research 2 years Full-time
MHB05 MLitt by Research 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. https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/study-maynooth/postgraduate-studies/fees-funding-scholarships
Entry Requirements Minimum 2.1 in undergraduate degree. Entry also subject to Departmental approval of application and proposal Departmental ability to provide supervision

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

Minimum English language requirements:
• IELTS: 6.5 minimum overall score
• TOEFL (Paper based test): 585
• TOEFL (Internet based test): 95
• PTE (Pearson): 62

Maynooth University’s TOEFL code is 8850
Course Content

Expand+Interested individuals are encouraged to make an informal approach to the Department to discuss their proposal and establish an initial fit between their interests and the Department’s research priorities and expertise. Formally, an applicant wishi...

Research Areas

Expand+Research interests of staff in the Department of Applied Social Studies span the following areas:

- Equality and human rights, and more specifically race, racism, ethnicity, Traveller culture, intercultural studies, women’s studies, age and agei...

Careers or Further Progression Graduates including doctoral graduates of the Department of Applied Social Studies have pursued a range of careers in community and youth work, public administration, NGOs, academic institutions and research/advisory bodies / careers in social policy consulting and teaching.
Further Enquiries Programme Co-ordinator Joe Larragy
Tel +353 (0)1 708 3743
Fax +353 (0)1 708 3744
Email appliedsocialstudies@mu.ie / joe.larragy@mu.ie
Website https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/adult-and-community-education
Address Department of Applied Social Studies, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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