Digital Arts & Humanities - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name Digital Arts & Humanities - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MH02F MH03F
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
Application Date All applications should be made through the PAC system.

Closing Date - Rolling closing date.
PAC Application Information Applications for all Maynooth University postgraduate programmes must be made online through the Postgraduate Applications Centre (PAC) at This is an online application system that allows applicants, for a fee of €50, to apply for up to three courses at Maynooth University. Course selection can be from any of our PhD, Research and Taught Masters, Diplomas or Certificate courses. The fee is paid directly to PAC.

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Duration MH02F: 4 year full-time
MH03F: 6 years part-time
Course Fee In general, there are two levels of fees payable. EU students from EU countries including Ireland pay a subsidised level of fees for both taught courses and research programmes. Tuition fees for students from outside the EU are not subsidised and are thus somewhat higher than for EU students.
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Financial Support

Postgraduate students are sometimes eligible for more than funding. Tax relief and some medical entitlements are also a possibility. You can find information about budgeting, medical entitlements and tax relief by visiting: www.maynoothuni...

Entry Requirements Normally a BA Honours degree with a minimum 2.1 result is required. Applicants are advised to contact the Department to discuss their research topic before submitting an application. For international students for whom English is not their first language, an English language exam certificate showing IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent) is required.

Expand+‘The Woodman Diary’ Postgraduate Project The Woodman Diary is a digital edition of the World War I diary of Albert ‘Bert’ Woodman, an Irishman of Anglo-Protestant descent who served as a telegrapher and signaler in the ‘L’ Signal Company ...

Course Content

Expand+The Digital Arts and Humanities (DAH) PhD at An Foras Feasa, NUI Maynooth is part of the structured PhD programme funded by PRTLI 5 in a consortium comprising National University of Ireland Maynooth, National University of Ireland Galway, Trinity Col...

Subjects Taught Course Structure
Year 1 and 2 includes core and optional modules delivered in
Dublin, Cork, Galway and Maynooth. Year 3 features practical
placements in industry, academic research or cultural institutions.
Research Areas Research Interests
Digital literary studies, data mining historical social networks, language and computation, understanding and modelling online identity, phenomenology and music creation, cultural heritage, archaeology, computational imaging, virtual worlds, digital interaction and museum technologies.
Careers or Further Progression Careers
Students acquire first-class professional skills and expertise in digital arts and humanities, moving on to careers in Digital Humanities research and the arts and heritage sector.
Further Enquiries An Foras Feasa
Tel +353 (0)1 708 6173
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Address An Foras Feasa, Iontas Building, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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