Successful completion of the Medieval Irish programme from Maynooth University will equip the student for further academic work and for employment in heritage, libraries and related institutions. A completed PhD is the necessary requirement for and gateway to advanced academic work, in teaching and in research.
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- Old Irish Language
- Medieval Irish Sagas and Mythology
- Palaeography and Manuscript Culture
- Middle Welsh Reading
- Readings From Early Irish Literature 6
- Conference Organisation
- Work-based Placement
- Research Placement
- Engaging With the Community: research, Practice and Reflection
- Outreach & Communication
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- 48 months
- 72 months
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DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies History View 4 other PhDs in Area & Cultural Studies in Ireland
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A student beginning a PhD in Medieval Irish will normally have at least a 2:1 at MA level in a relevant discipline; a good knowledge of Old Irish is desirable but not essential. Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level.
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International14000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14000 EUR per year during 48 months.
EU/EEA6500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6500 EUR per year during 48 months.
Part time EU: 4330 EUR
Living costs for Maynooth
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.