Philosophy - Research

Pontifical University St Patricks College Maynooth


Course Name Philosophy - Research
Course Provider Pontifical University St Patricks College Maynooth
Course Code 67559 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)  More info... Major Pontifical University Maynooth Level 10 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters DPh
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course Start Date: September 2022
PAC Application Information

Expand+Application Closing Date - Non-EU 20th May 2022 - EU 24th June 2022

For EU & those living on the island of Ireland (Late applications may be considered).

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Duration 3 years
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Entry Requirements

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• Applicants whose mother-tongue is not English should provide evidence of possessing the necessary level of English, both written and spoken. The requirements correspond to the standards demanded by Maynooth University.

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Course Content

Expand+The principal requirement for the award of the Doctorate in Philosophy (DPh) is a major dissertation which proves the candidate’s capacity for scientific investigation and which makes a real contribution to philosophy. Candidates may also be requir...

Careers or Further Progression Graduates from the doctoral programme have achieved the highest degree that a graduate student can obtain. As such, graduates tend to move into the academic world of teaching and research, and so are often employed by third level institutions around the globe. Whilst competitive, a career in academic philosophy is highly rewarding and allows the graduate to enter a form of life whereby he or she can make real and significant contributions to philosophical thought.
Further Enquiries St. Patrick’s College
Co. Kildare
W23 TW77
+353 (0)1 708 3600
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