Research course

Irish and Scottish Studies

University of Aberdeen · School of Divinity, History and Philosophy
MLitt by research

Entry requirements

normally a minimum of 2.1 degree in relevant subject

Months of entry


Course content

Irish and Scottish History MLitt looks at the close links between Irish and Scottish history from medieval times to modern histories. The Irish were the largest immigrant group to arrive in Scotland, many settling on the West Coast of Scotland. Students learn about the divergences of the nations, the Union, and literature.

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Fees and funding

Qualification and course duration

MLitt by research

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Professor Cairns Craig
+44 (0)1224 272890