Research course

Irish and Celtic Studies

Institution
Queen's University Belfast · Irish and Celtic Studies
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University. While a Master’s degree (or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University) is not essential, it is desirable and applicants without this qualification will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Irish and Celtic Studies is part of the Modern Languages research cluster, which provides a vibrant environment for both disciplinary and interdisciplinary scholarship. Recognised as a centre of excellence for research into the languages, literatures, histories, linguistics, visual cultures, and cultural identities of Europe and beyond, the cluster is founded on a dynamic and forward-looking research ethos. Within this cluster, Irish and Celtic Studies aims to promote and disseminate cutting-edge research across all periods of the Irish language and also focuses on aspects of language and literature in Scotland. Research in the unit is conducted on both an individual and collaborative basis.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
24 months

Further details of qualification

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Course contact details

Name
Professor Mícheál Ó Mainnín
Email
M.Omainnin@qub.ac.uk