German - PhD
Full program details & costs, with admission requirements. Discover your dream program.
What Maynooth University says about their program:
"Maynooth University is one of the main centres of research in German Studies in Ireland. The research profiles of staff members are very varied, covering all periods of German literature and including many aspects of German culture and history. The German Department offers research opportunities relating to all German-speaking countries and, uniquely, relating to theoretical and applied linguistics as well as the theory and practice of Teaching German as a Foreign Language. Other particular areas of research include travel writing, intercultural encounters, aesthetics, minorities, German-Jewish studies and postcolonial studies. Research topics from other areas need to be discussed with the prospective supervisor prior to application."
We will guide you through the application procedure; please see the details below.
- IELTS 6.0
- TOEFL 90
- PTE 58
- IELTS 6.5
- TOEFL 95
- PTE 62
Fees and funding
- Undergraduate tuition - €13,500 - €15,000 / year
- Graduate tuition - €14,000 - €17,000 / year
- Foundation degrees - starting from €6,350 / program
MU Sport Scholarships
The following Maynooth University sports scholarships may be awarded:
- Soccer scholarships
- GAA scholarships
- Paddy Harrington golf scholarships
- Rugby scholarships
- Snooker scholarships
- Carded athletes
- Other sports Scholarship funding assists undergraduate or postgraduate students with sports and university-related expenses (e.g. sporting equipment, travel costs associated with sport) and aims to free up time from part-time work commitments.
MU Entrance Scholarship
The €1,000 Entrance Scholarship is automatically awarded to incoming first-year students, via the CAO, who have obtained 550 points or more in the Leaving Certificate (from six subjects in one sitting). For students presenting GCE A-Levels the awards are based on achieving points from three/four subjects in GCE A levels.
MU Undergraduate Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
The MU Undergraduate Scholarship for Students with Disabilities, which is for studies leading to an undergraduate degree, is valued at a maximum of €2,000 for the academic year. The scholarship is open to entrant undergraduate students with a significant disability who are experiencing financial difficulties.
Visa requirements for Maynooth University
Many international students will require a visa to study in Ireland, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.Ireland student visa requirements