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Education

Maynooth University

36 months
Duration
14000 EUR/year
6500 EUR/year
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About

The Education programme from Maynooth University is a research degree that supports students in engaging in research at the highest academic level. 

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Overview

Students of the Education programme from Maynooth University work with their supervisors to develop a substantive piece of research that makes an original contribution to knowledge in the field and tradition of educational research. 

Career

Postgraduate students in education come from a range of backgrounds and have a wide range of interests. Some students wish to develop their professional practice and take on leadership roles, others wish to take on other professional responsibilities or engage in policy formation in the national or international context. Holding a PhD qualifies one to teach at university level and to carry out advanced research. 

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Research Funding Application
  • Qualitative Methods
  • The Craft and Logics of Social Research 
  • Professional Certificate in Postgraduate Teaching & Learning: Tutors & Demonstrators
  • Leading Equality and Diversity in Education
  • Professional Skills - Thesis Completion and Career Development
  • Academic Writing Module
  • Educational Research and Methods
  • Coaching in Education
  • Teaching About Teaching. From Teacher to Teacher Educator
  • Pedagogical Thinking

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum 2.1 degree (BA or MA/M.Ed ) or international equivalent in Education or a cognate area, and a proposal for original research that is accepted by the Department. Students undertake 30 credits of modules that support their research. ¿Generally, students without a Masters undertake 60 credits of modules. Studies can be undertaken on a part-time or full-time basis, and credit requirements are the same for both pathways. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6500 EUR per year during 36 months.

Part time EU: 4330 EUR

Living costs for Maynooth

650 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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