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Graduate Research - Postgraduate Research Students:
Research Fees 2024/25
Research fees for academic year 2024/25 are now available here
Registration Grace Period (2nd March to 31st July)
Card Fee Scheme - 2024/25
The Card Fee scheme facilitates full-time and part-time research students' progression through the closing stages of their research degree by enabling them, when qualifying conditions are met, to avail of a reduced fee (EUR150) instead of the usual fee associated with their year of study.
In 2023/4 the Card Fee scheme applies only beyond specific registration periods:
- > 4 years full-time PhD or > 2 years full-time Masters, or
- > 5 year part-time PhD or > 3 years part-time Masters
- > 4 years Professional Doctorate
The scheme is administered by the Graduate Studies Office in cooperation with Registry and the Fees Office.
Applicants must be in good standing in respect of fees.
How to apply
To apply, a Card Fee Declaration (with appropriate electronic signatures) should be emailed to email@example.com by Thursday 3rd August 2023 and then qualification is confirmed upon submission of a soft bound thesis by Friday 8th December 2023.
Card Fee Documents
The 'Thesis Submission and Oral Examination' doctoral guide produced by the Graduate Studies Office to assist students approaching the closing stages of their research can be found here.