History - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name History - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHP02 MHP03
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)
PAC Application Information

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PAC Code
MHP02 PhD Full-time
MHP03 PhD Part-time

Applicants for PhD direct entry are strongly advised to consult the department well in advance of their intended date of application.


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Entry Requirements

Expand+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 are two basic requirements for direct entry admission:

A convincing and worthwhile research proposal of suf...

Course Content

Expand+The award of the PhD is based entirely on a major research 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 PhD programme. Students in the ...

Research Areas

Expand+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. The research specialisations of staff are as follows:

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 Programme Director Prof Marian Lyons
Initial Enquiries Prof Raymond Gillespie
Tel +353 (0)1 708 3729
Email history.department@mu.ie
Website https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/history
Address Department of History, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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