History - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name History - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHP02 MHP03 MHP04 MHP05
Course Type Postgraduate
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 (or other agreed time)
PAC Application Information

Expand+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 before they apply on PAC. Please review the Research programmes at Maynooth ...

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Duration MHP02 PhD 4 years Full-time
MHP03 PhD 6 years Part-time
MHP04 MLitt 2 years Full-time
MHP05 MLitt 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

Expand+For entry to the combined MLitt/PhD programme see https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/history/postgraduate

Direct entry to the PhD is normally reserved for those with a Masters degree and is on the basis of prior approval of research topic. There ar...

Course Content

Expand+The award of the degree is based entirely on an MLitt thesis. However, to ensure that our graduates obtain as thorough preparation as possible for their future careers, the university has put in place a structured MLitt programme under which students...

Research Areas Maynooth University is one of the principal centres of research into the history of Ireland. The department offers direction of research in every period of Irish history, including local history.
Careers or Further Progression This structured research programme prepares graduates for a wide range of career opportunities, including lecturing, consultancy, government service, library, museum, arts work and publishing.
Further Enquiries Contact us about this course
Programme Director: Prof Marian Lyons
Course Co-ordinator: Prof Raymond Gillespie
Tel; +353 (0)1 708 3729
Email: history.department@nuim.ie
Website: https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/history
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