Complex Systems & Computational Social Science - Research

University College Dublin


Course Name Complex Systems & Computational Social Science - Research
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W198
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) Belfield
Qualification Letters PhD
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry to the programme is in September and January.
Application Date

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Students may be admitted to the CSCS PhD Programme in either September or January of the academic year. The deadline for applications is two months before the start of the programme. Applicants from non-EU countries need to apply t...

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Duration 4 years full-time, 6 years part-time.
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Financial Support

Expand+It is crucially important at the start of the PhD to ensure that a plan is in place for the funding of your studies in the PhD program. Most students find their own funding source, while some are self-funded. You will need approximately 1,200 euro pe...

Entry Requirements Entry normally requires a taught graduate degree in suitable disciplines from the social sciences, mathematical and/or computer sciences or related areas. The program structure is adjusted depending on the background to ensure sufficient expertise in both the social sciences and computational methods by the end of the degree.

Prior to entry all students ideally have acquired an undergraduate, intermediate level competence in calculus or equivalent.
Course Content

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A core challenge for 21st century science is to develop fundamental new insights for understanding and managing the complexity of social systems such as dynamic systems of technological innovation, dynamic networks of electronic c...

Further Enquiries UCD School of Politics & International Relations
Newman Building
University College Dublin
Dublin 4

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PhD Administrator
Ms Dara Gannon (School Manager)

CSCS Programme Director
Assoc Prof Jos Elkink
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