Theoretical Physics - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name Theoretical Physics - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHQ04 MHQ05
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
MHQ04 PhD Sc Full-time
MHQ05 PhD Sc 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 of full time study, 6 years part time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Candidates for a PhD degree will normally be expected to have a Masters degree or a First Class Honours primary degree in Mathematical/Theoretical Physics or a relevant discipline.

Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is consider...

Course Content

Expand+PhD (Science) in Theoretical Physics

The objective of the structured research programme in Theoretical Physics is to provide:

- A high quality research experience and training
- Enhanced arrangements for supervision and mentorship
- Structure...

Research Areas

Prof P Coles
Cosmology and the large-scale structure of the Universe, especially theoretical models of galaxy formation and the evolution of galaxy clustering. The cosmic microwave background as a probe of space-time geometry and models o...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Theoretical physicists are in high demand in the job market thanks to their skills in numeracy, analytical and abstract thinking and the application of these skills to solving problems in the real world. Graduates can consider a wide range of caree...

Further Enquiries Programme Director Dr John Regan
Address Department of Theoretical Physics, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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