Race, Ethnicity, Conflict, M.Phil. | Trinity College Dublin | Dublin, Ireland
M.Phil. On Campus

Race, Ethnicity, Conflict

12 months
16868 EUR/year
9097 EUR/year
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The Race, Ethnicity, Conflict programme of Trinity College Dublin critically examines the techniques used by states to manage population movement and conflict, their social and cultural impact and the responses they elicit. 


Course Description

It applies a wide variety of sociological theories to racialization, gender, migration, ethnic conflict and peace-making. The Race, Ethnicity, Conflict programme of Trinity College Dublin is designed for people who work or wish to work in any of these fields, and/or who are thinking of PhD research. Students are taught to complete an independent research project on these issues.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Theories of Race and Ethnicity
  • Theories of Conflict
  • Racism and Resistance
  • Statelessness and Forced Migration
  • Conflict Zones: Case Studies
  • Gender and Race

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates should have an Honors Bachelor degree (preferably upper-second class honors or equivalent, GPA of at least 3.2) in one of the social sciences or a degree that includes social science as a component. However, consideration will also be given to applicants with other relevant academic qualifications, work experience in the fields of population movement or conflict and/or publications that demonstrate analytical skills.
  • Applicants seeking admission in this category may, where practicable, be called for interview. In all cases the quality of the candidate's statement of interest and their academic references are important and will be taken into account as part of the admission process.
  • All applicants whose first language is not English or who have not been educated through the medium of English will need to present evidence of English language competency.

Tuition Fee

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    16868 EUR/year
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  • EU/EEA

    9097 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 9097 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
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