Normally applicants should have an Honours Bachelors Degree with at least second class honours (or an equivalent academic or professional qualification) in one of the following areas: Social Science, Arts, Commerce, Law or a related discipline. Applicants may be required to attend for interview or may be short-listed for interview. Students passing only the taught modules, or choosing not to complete the research dissertation may be awarded a Postgraduate Diploma in Government.
Months of entry
The aim of the programme is to provide students with an understanding of the nature, challenges and dilemmas of contemporary government and governance at national, local, regional and global levels, addressing both conceptual issues and policy debates. The programme is also designed to enable students to develop high-level research and analytical skills in the areas of government, political science and public policy.
Applications must be made online.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Dr. Clodagh Harris
- 00 353 (0) 21 490 3472