Structured PhD (Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences)(International Cultural Studies)

College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies,
Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Course overview

This is a multidisciplinary and comparative research programme designed for students with an interest in contemporary literatures and media, who do not want to limit themselves to a specific national literature and philology. Cultural artefacts and events will be studied in broader transnational perspectives.

Programmes available

  • Structured PhD (International Cultural Studies), full-time: GYG06
  • Structured PhD (International Cultural Studies), part-time: GYG28

Entry requirements

An MA or first class honors BA in the areas of Literature, Film Studies, Languages, European Studies, or Philosophy. Candidates should have good reading skills in at least one additional language other than English. Exceptions can be made for students who learn an additional language as part of the taught modules component during the 4 years of their programme.

Areas of interest

Gender Studies, Ecocriticism, Performance Theories, Affect Theories, Autobiography, Postcolonial Studies

Researcher profiles

Contact Us

Dr. Tina-Karen Pusse,

tina-karen.pusse@nuigalway.ieTel +353 91 495 874

PAC code

Structured PhD (full-time) GYG06
Structured PhD (part-time) GYG28

Fees for this course

EU: €4,275 p.a. 2017/18

Non-EU: €13,250 p.a. 2017/18