Politics & International Relations - Research

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Politics & International Relations - Research
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W143
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
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
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters PhD
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry to the programme is in September.
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Duration 3 years full-time
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Entry Requirements Applicants to our research degree programmes must have completed and earned high grades in a taught Masters (MA, MSc, MLitt, etc.) programme in the area of politics and international relations or a cognate field and articulate a research interest that fits with the expertise of SPIRe’s academic staff. If you are interested in exploring your research plans further with a member of staff, please feel free to contact us individually.
Course Content

Expand+We offer a structured PhD programme that includes (1) training in research methods, (2) coursework in two subject-areas of politics and international relations, (3) regular contact with a Doctoral Studies Panel composed of academic staff with experti...

Subjects Taught

Expand+SPIRe PhD students in Politics and International Relations must complete 60 credits of coursework, at least 40 of which should be completed by the time of the transfer to Stage II, which takes place within 12-18 months on the program.

Of these 60 ...

Careers or Further Progression The programme is designed for all those whose career plans require a capacity for independent and rigorous research, a broad understanding of political structures and processes, and expertise in a particular area of political analysis.
Further Enquiries UCD School of Politics & International Relations
Room G314
Newman Building
University College Dublin
Belfield
Dublin 4
Ireland

PhD Administrator
Ms Cathrina Gaffney (School Manager)
Tel: +353 (0)1 716 8670
Email: cathrina.gaffney@ucd.ie

The PhD Director is
Dr Stephanie Dornschneider
Tel: +353 (0)1 716
Email: stephanie.dornschneider@ucd.ie
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