- Public History students graduating from this programme at University College Dublin will be equipped for careers in media, history, further academic study (PhD programmes), research, policy, heritage, and education (both within Ireland and abroad).
- The quality and versatility of MA programmes within the School of Public History has allowed its graduates to pursue careers in a wide range of professions including journalism, publishing, teaching, government, law, archives, public relations, and librarianship.
- Disseminating History
- Public History: Practicing Public History
- Practising Public History
- Public History Internship Programme
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.
DisciplinesHistory Modern History View 24 other Masters in Modern History in Ireland
- A primary degree in an appropriate field such as a Bachelor of Arts, or in a cognate discipline. You must supply details of any third level institutions you have attended and professional qualifications you have attained.
- Excellent academic grades 2H1 or an equivalent of a UCD GPA 3.2 NFQ Level 8. Transcripts will be required.
- You will be asked to complete a supporting statement outlining your reasons and motivation for wishing to undertake the course.
- Two academic references from referees who are in a position to assess your intellectual ability, maturity and motivation.
International20500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20500 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA8240 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8240 EUR per year during 12 months.
- EU fee per year - €4,950
- Non-EU fee per year - €10,250
Living costs for Dublin
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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