Sociology - Research

University College Dublin


Course Name Sociology - Research
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W123 W149 W150
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 10 NFQ
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters PhD/MLitt
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment The School strongly recommends entering the programme in September, which is the beginning of the academic year
Application Date

Expand+Structured PhD & Structured Research Masters (MLitt)

Application Form and Deadlines

•Application Form

•Registration periods are at the beginning of: September, January or May.

•The School strongly recommends entering the programme ...

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Duration W149/W150 PhD: 3 years full-time, 6 years part-time.
W123 MLitt 2 years full-time
Course Fee PhD and Research Masters (MLitt) for 2019/20:

EU: fee per year - €6,325 (full-time)
EU: fee per year - €4,180 (part-time)
non-EU: fee per year - €12,180 (full-time)

Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website.
Please note that the School of Sociology is under the College of Social Sciences and Law.
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Financial Support

Expand+School of Sociology Graduate Scholarships

The School of Sociology has a Graduate Scholarship scheme. The overall aim of the UCD School of Sociology Graduate Scholarships is to attract and support applicants of the highest academic standards to par...

Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must normally have a first or upper second-class honours primary degree and/or masters degree, or the equivalent. In circumstances where examination results are not known at the time of application, the School of Sociology may make a Condi...

Course Content

Expand+The School welcomes applications from prospective PhD and Research Masters students who wish to undertake research in sociology. We are very pleased to consider applications in any area of sociology in which we can provide appropriate supervision.


Research Areas

Expand+Structured PhD Programme – School of Sociology

The UCD Structured PhD aims to enable PhD students to achieve the best possible experience of graduate research and training. Making a substantial and original contribution to knowledge, normally le...

Further Enquiries For further academic enquiries please contact:
Dr Alice Feldman

•Other enquiries about the PhD/MLitt programmes please contact our Postgraduate Administrator:
Lucia Suchorova
Email: or
Phone: +353 (0)1 716 8674
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