Politics & International Relations - Research

University College Dublin


Course Name Politics & International Relations - Research
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W143
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
Application Date Applications from EU applicants should be submitted to the school by 31st July 2021.
Applications from non-EU applicants must be submitted to the school by 31st May 2021.
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Duration 3-4 Years Full Time; 5-7 Years Part-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

Expand+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.

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Further Enquiries cathrina.gaffney@ucd.ie
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