Research course

School of Law

National University of Ireland Galway · School of Law
PhDLLM by research

Entry requirements

To be eligible to enter on a programme of study and research for the degree of PhD a candidate must have reached a high honours standard at the examination for the primary degree or presented such other evidence as will satisfy the Head of School and the College of his/her fitness.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

The School of Law offers 4 research courses

Qualification and course duration


part time
72 months
full time
48 months

LLM by research

full time
24 months
part time
48 months

Course contact details

School of Law
+353 (0) 91 492389