Postgraduate Courses

20 full PhD Scholarships on offer across the Faculty of Humanities and Social Science at DCU

DCU’s Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is delighted to announce 20 full PhD scholarships across its seven schools. Ranked in the top 200 universities in the world for ‘arts and humanities’ and in the top 250 universities for ‘social sciences’, the Faculty has a strong research profile of international standing.

The scholarships are for four years covering full fees and an annual stipend of €16,500, with offerings available in all schools in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences:

  • Applied Language and Intercultural Studies
  • Communications
  • English
  • Fiontar agus Scoil na Gaeilge
  • History and Geography
  • Law and Government
  • Theology, Philosophy and Music

Closing date for applications

With a closing date of 31st March 2021, applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible. Envisaged start dates are 6 September 2021.

Further information, including details on the application process, for scholarships offered from The School of History and Geography can be found at: