Throughout your time on the Doctoral Programme at Trinity College Dublin , you will be encouraged to avail of courses focused on developing a range of generic and transferable skills. Many of our PhD students are employed as teaching assistants, providing assistance to lecturers throughout the school. We run a Teaching Assistants Programme to help you learn the skills of academic teaching and additional courses are provided by the University’s Centre for Academic Practice & Student Learning.
Faculty Research Interests
Below are the research interests of academic staff engaged in supervising PhD students within Trinity Business School. If you are interested in a particular research theme or a specific research project, please make direct contact with the staff member in question. In some cases, staff members may have access to funding for doctoral research purposes.
- Philosophy and Practice of Management Research
- Publishing and Professional Practice in Management Research
- Qualitative Data Collection and Recording / Analysing Qualitative Data
- Computerized qualitative data analysis
- Advanced Qualitative Methods
- Quantitative Methods
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
You may apply at any point between the application being opened in the autumn and the closing deadline of 30th June. Applicants are advised to apply as early as possible as supervisor capacity may be limited.
DisciplinesEntrepreneurship Finance Management Studies
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
Applicants must normally have an excellent honors primary degree (2.I or higher), and / or professional qualification, in a relevant discipline from a reputable institution. In addition, PhD applicants should have an excellent Masters degree (minimum 65% average grade and also include a dissertation component)
Please ensure that you provide all the documents required when making your online application. This must include:
- Two academic references;
- Academic transcripts which must be certified by the issuing body;
- A certified copy of degree certificate(s);
- A certified certificate of English Language Competency if English is not your first language (e.g. TOEFL or IELTS);
Your research proposal
- Applicants who have already been successful during a research grant interview or screening process (e.g. IRCSET, IRCHSS, Funded Research Positions, etc.) should provide relevant details as part of the application process.
International10712 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10712 EUR per year during 48 months.
EU/EEA6391 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6391 EUR per year during 48 months.
Part Time: EU: €4,475, Non EU: €7,431
Living costs for Dublin
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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