Nursing & Midwifery

College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences,
School of Nursing and Midwifery

Course overview

This Structured PhD is available as a four-year full-time programme and as a six-year part-time programme (360 ECTS). 

Each student must obtain 30 ECTS during their PhD programme. Students select modules in consultation with their supervisor. There are a number of professional skills modules available, as well as advanced discipline-specific modules.

Programmes available

Structured PhD (Nursing and Midwifery)—full-time, four years
Structured PhD (Nursing and Midwifery)—part-time, six years

Areas of interest

The School’s research interests, expertise and activities are centred on the following themes:

  • Healthy and Active Ageing
  • Maternity Care and Women’s Health
  • Randomised Trials and Evidence Synthesis

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PAC code

GYP40—Structured PhD (Nursing and Midwifery), full-time
GYP41—Structured PhD (Nursing and Midwifery), part-time

Current project


Fees for this course

EU: €€4,529 p.a 2017/18

Non-EU: €€13,750 p.a. 2017/18

EU part-time: €2,250 p.a 2017/18

How to Apply