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Graduate Research - Postgraduate Research Students:
Research Fees 2021/22
Research fees for academic year 2021/22 are now available here
Registration Grace Period (2nd March to 31st July)
Card Fee Scheme - 2021/22
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 2021-22 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. To apply a Card Fee Declaration should be submitted to the GSO by Monday 16th August 2021 and then qualification is confirmed upon submission of a soft bound thesis by Monday 13th June 2022.
How to apply
To apply, a Card Fee Declaration (with appropriate electronic signatures) should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday 16th August 2021 and then qualification is confirmed upon submission of a soft bound thesis by Monday 13th June 2022 (date TBC).
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.