Research course

Celtic Studies

Institution
Ulster University · Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

A first or upper 2nd-class honours degree in a relevant subject area (or equivalent qualification).

Months of entry

Anytime

Course content

Students have access to diverse resources in language learning, bibliographic and grammar databases and the Minority Language Centre. View the research prospectus online (see link below).

Department specialisms

Irish language and Literature from all periods (Medieval, Classical, C18, C19, Ulster Irish, Modern and Contemporary), Translation Studies, Celtic Mythology, voyage literature, Ulster Cycle, Irish Linguistics, Irish Lexicography, CALL, minority languages

Information for international students

International students should visit the University's website (www.ulster.ac.uk) or contact the university and ask to be sent an international students handbook.

Fees and funding

DfE, VCRS.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MPhil
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    Students enrol on a programme of work leading to the award of PhD or MPhil. Award of the degree is subject to academic progress which is assessed formally throughout the 2-6 year study period, including by formal examination following submission of the thesis.

Course contact details

Name
Dr Maxim Fomin
Email
m.fomin@ulster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 28 7167 5213