Visit NUI Galway's Courses Page for information on how to apply, entry requirements and assessment.

We welcome applications for study towards research degrees from candidates with suitable qualifications and specialist interests related to those of our staff.

The Structured PhD in History is a four-year, full-time programme of study and research.  The length of the dissertation is normally approximately 80,000 words. The dissertation should make a substantial and original contribution to its field of knowledge. The degree is awarded for work that is 'worthy of publication, in whole or in part, as a work of serious scholarship'. 


Dr. Gearóid Barry,  
Director of Graduate Studies,
Room 401, Tower 1, Floor 2.
00 353 (0)91 493342