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PhD - Doctor of Philosophy in Geography Maynooth University

Ireland

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Summary

The PhD degree is research degree, awarded on the basis of a research thesis. Thesis presentation is supported by a number of taught mandatory Graduate Education modules (GREPs).

Course Structure

The PhD degrees are awarded on the basis of a research thesis. From 2013, the PhD research thesis may be presented in one of two formats: either as a complete manuscript or as a collection of published work framed by an introduction and conclusion. To support the completion of the research thesis, all PhD students are required to participate in a Graduate Education Programme (GREP). Students take a variety of taught and other modules to enhance their substantive knowledge and their professional development, in a programme of study that is designed to suit a student's individual needs. PhD students are generally required to complete 25 credits of taught modules in Years 1 and 2, and 10 credits in Year 3. There may be exemptions for appropriate prior learning.

Career Options

  • Researcher in academic, public sector, voluntary sector, or private sector organisation.
  • Advocate in academic, public sector, voluntary sector, or private sector organisation.
  • Policy making/formulation in public sector and voluntary sector organisation.
  • University Lecturer/Tutor.

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study PhD - Doctor of Philosophy in Geography.

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees

€14,000.00 (12,49,959) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purpose, please check with institution

From

Sep-21

Venue

Maynooth University

MAYNOOTH,

Kildare,

Republic of Ireland

Entry requirement for international students

Normally an upper second or first class honours degree in Geography or a cognate subject. PhD applicants should also have a Masters degree in Geography or a cognate subject.

Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university first degree level.

Minimum English language requirements:

IELTS: 6.5 minimum overall score

TOEFL (Paper based test): 585

TOEFL (Internet based test): 95

PTE (Pearson): 62

* Please check with your chosen school for the exact entry requirements for your programme.

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