General Practice

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

Course overview

The Discipline offers supervision in a wide area of medical interest. To pursue either degree, potential candidates should discuss the matter with the Head of Discipline.

Programmes available

PhD (General Practice),full-time

PhD (General Practice), part-time
MD (General Practice), full-time
MD (General Practice), part-time
MSc by Research (General Practice), full-time
MSc by Research (General Practice), part-time

Areas of interest

  • Primary care research
  • Management of cardiovascular disease in the community 
  • Professional practice (with an emphasis on rural practice) 
  • Patients' perspectives
  • Antimicrobial resistance in the community
  • Medical education research


Contact Us

Ms. Mary Byrne
T +353 91 495 205

PAC code

PhD (full-time) GYN15
PhD (part-time) GYN16
MD (full-time) GYN17
MD (part-time) GYN18
MSc by Research (full-time) GYU11
MSc by Research (part-time) GYU12

Fees for this course

EU: €5,750 p.a. 2018/19

Non-EU: €14,750 p.a. 2018/19

EU Part time:  Year 1 [2018/19] €3,910. p.a.

How to Apply