Philosophy Politics & Economics

Maynooth University


Course Name Philosophy Politics & Economics
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHV64 MHV65
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
PAC Application Information

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PAC Code

MHV64 Full-time
MHV65 Part-time

The following documents should be forwarded to PAC, 1 Courthouse Square, Galway or uploaded to your online application form:

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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+The degree is targeted at high quality undergraduate students who have obtained at least a 2.2 degree in either PPE, Economics, Philosophy, Politics or a related subject. A Background in Economics is highly recommended.

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Course Content

Expand+MA PPE brings together at a postgraduate level some of the most important approaches in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics to obtain the necessary abilities and understanding to deal with the challenges of globalisation and a globalised economy, dem...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Candidates take six modules (three in each semester) and write a dissertation of 15,000-20,000 words under the supervision of a designated supervisor. The 90 credits for the MA will be made up of 60 credits awarded for taught modules and 30 credits f...

Careers or Further Progression Graduates in PPE most commonly chose a career in finance, politics, journalism, law, industry, teaching, social work, accountancy, business management, management consultancy, advertising and the many branches of the public services, including the civil and diplomatic services and local government.
Further Enquiries Programme Director: Philipp Rosemann, Mary Corcoran, Rowena Pecchenino
Programme coordinator and Admissions: Susan Gottlöber
Phone: +353 1 708 3661
Fax: +353 1 708 4525
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Address: Department of Philosophy Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland
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