Prospective Students

MA/Diploma Irish Studies

MA Irish Studies Programme
The Institute has offered a taught MA in Irish Studies since 1987, providing the opportunity for graduates to undertake interdisciplinary study in the field of Irish Studies. We are making changes to improve the MA Programme for 2017 entry and will post details here soon.

PhD Programme
The Institute supports PhD research in Irish Studies projects across a wide range of Schools and disciplines. All Irish Studies-related PhDs are encouraged to participate in our weekly seminars and reading groups. PhD applicants should apply through their respective Schools.

International Summer School in Irish Studies

International Summer School in Irish Studies

The summer school attracts students from around the world with participants of all ages. Students are administrators, teachers and professors as well as undergraduates, postgraduates and those who simply have a passion for Irish history and culture. From 2017 our summer school will expand to a fully accredited four-week programme.


Seminars and Lectures

The Institute has organised interdisciplinary seminar programmes and public lectures since 1965. For details of our current seminar programmes and public events click here.