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Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick

12 months
9325 EUR/year
4675 EUR/year
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The History programme from Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick provides an opportunity for students to develop their abilities at postgraduate level, through a mix of taught modules, participation in a dynamic research seminar and completion of a research dissertation.


Key Features

  • The History programme from Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick, running from September to July, is delivered entirely by full-time faculty in the MIC Department of History. It consists of six taught modules in history and 20,000 word dissertation. Teaching takes place in small, supportive groups where discussion and debate are encouraged.  
  • Modules are taught on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays during the autumn and spring semesters, with classes from 4-7pm. All modules are assessed by means of continuous assessment. The dissertation is normally due in August.
  • The programme is also available in part-time (two years) and flexible part-time (over a maximum of three years) options.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The Irish Revolution 1912-1927 
  • Oral History: Theory and Practice
  • Irish Communities in Early Modern Europe 
  • Image-based Research in History 
  • Research methods in History 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants will be considered for entry on the basis of a primary degree in History or a cognate discipline at a minimum of 2.2 honours.
  • Potential students who do not meet the normal entry requirements may be considered for admission and should contact the Programme Director for information.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9325 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9325 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4675 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4675 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Limerick

850 - 1150 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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