Classics - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name Classics - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHF02 MHF03
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
MHF02 PhD Full-time
MHF03 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 FT, 6 years PT
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants for the PhD in Classics are normally expected to have achieved a first-class or high upper-second-class result at the MA level; occasionally an appropriately qualified student may be admitted directly to the PhD from an undergraduate degre...

Course Content

Expand+The aim of this programme is to provide students with a professional training in academic research in Classics, and to develop their capacity to contribute to international scholarship in the discipline in an original and effective fashion. To this ...

Research Areas

Expand+The Department has special expertise in a range of areas – literary, historical, and philosophical – within the field of classical studies. It is particularly strong in the areas of the ancient novel, ancient philosophy (especially Cynicism and E...

Careers or Further Progression University teaching and research, schoolteaching, and numerous other professions for which high-level writing and research skills are a desideratum.
Further Enquiries Programme Director Dr Jonathan Davies
Tel +353 (0)1 708 3694 / 3316
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Address Maynooth University Department of Ancient Classics, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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