48 months
Duration
14000 EUR/year
6500 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The overall aim of the Adult and Community Education PhD Programme at the Maynooth University is to facilitate the students in making an original contribution to the knowledge base in the field of adult and community education through research.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

This is part of a University-wide programme, which provides modules that students can undertake in the course of their studies. These are broadly categorised under three headings:

  • Subject Specific Skills/Advanced Specialist Modules
  • Generic Skills
  • Transferable Skills

Key facts:

This Adult and Community Education PhD Programme at the Maynooth University is designed to facilitate students to complete within a reasonable time. The Structured PhD takes four years full-time or six years part-time to complete. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Craft And Logics Of Social Research 
  • Professional Skills - Thesis Completion And Career Development
  • The Craft And Logics Of Social Research
  • Prior Learning Portfolio Development
  • Personal Progress Programme
  • Advanced Gender Studies In Adult And Community Education
  • Ethical Perspectives On Adult Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
95

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
95

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Primary degree (or equivalent) and a Masters degree in a relevant discipline.
  • Proposal of approximately 5,000 words which needs to be sent to the academic co-ordinator Dr Bríd Connolly and then approved by the Structured PhD Team. 
  • Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6500 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • Part-time: 4,330 Euro

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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