Mediation & Conflict Intervention

Maynooth University


Course Name Mediation & Conflict Intervention
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MH50M MH51M
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences September 2020
Application Date All applications should be made through the PAC system.
Online application only

Closing Date : 30 June 2020.

Late applications may be considered if there are places remaining on the course.
PAC Application Information

Expand+Applications for all Maynooth University postgraduate programmes must be made online through the Postgraduate Applications Centre (PAC) at This is an online application system that allows applicants, for a fee of €50, ...

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Duration MH50M 1 year Full-time
MH51M 2 years Part-time
Course Fee In general, there are two levels of fees payable. EU students from EU countries including Ireland pay a subsidised level of fees for both taught courses and research programmes. Tuition fees for students from outside the EU are not subsidised and are thus somewhat higher than for EU students.
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Financial Support Postgraduate Scholarships

Launching 2020
Maynooth University invested €1.4 million in postgraduate scholarship support in 2019. We welcome applications from Maynooth alumni, current students entering postgraduate studies and all EU and non-EU students commencing their postgraduate studies with us. Our scholarship opportunities will open on this webpage in early 2020.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants will be required to have all of the following:

• A primary degree in any subject
• A written Personal Statement
• References from two referees
• Interview

Applicants must have a recognized primary degree which is consider...

Course Delivery
The programme has a significant experiential element, providing ongoing opportunities to learn reflectively through exercises and in practice through individualized feedback and coaching. Formal presentations provide background theory on the specialist content areas.

Practitioners in the field deliver the training in the specialist areas. The module on Restorative Practice is delivered by the University of Ulster who have long experience of teaching this practice.
Course Content

Expand+The MA in Mediation and Conflict Intervention at the Edward M Kennedy Institute, Maynooth University provides a learning experience for those who wish to integrate and deepen their mediation and conflict intervention knowledge and skills. The program...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Full Time One Year Programme

This is a full time programme delivered over one calendar year comprising of nine modules. The choice of modules for full time students depends on the year they take the Masters. Each year has a different schedule and ...

Assessment Method Assessment
Students are examined through continuous assessment usually through two assignments each module, completing their research modules with a minor thesis.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduates are provided with the knowledge base for practice in the specialist areas of mediation and conflict intervention taught on the course. Graduates who have completed module MC615 and passed the competency assessment may apply to register with...

Further Enquiries Programme Director Treasa Kenny
Tel 01 708 6635
Address Edward M Kennedy Institute for Conflict Intervention, 3rd Floor Rye Hall, North Campus, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare.
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