(Structured PhD) Occupational Therapy

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

Course overview

Applications regarding all areas of Occupational Therapy are welcomed. Specific areas of interest include acquired and traumatic brain injury, neurorehabilitation, evidence-based practice, standardised assessment, and cognitive and neuropsychological rehabilitation.

Programmes available

Structured PhD (full-time, four years)

Structured PhD (part-time, six years)

Entry requirements

PhD candidates should normally have a high honours standard in a relevant academic discipline at primary degree level or equivalent together with the support of an academic staff member who is approved by the College to supervise the research in terms of its nature and scope.

Additional entry requirements
Candidates may be required to submit a research proposal for consideration by the School as part of their application.

Areas of interest

• Acquired and traumatic brain injury
• Neurorehabilitation
• Evidence based practice
• Standardised assessment
• Cognitive and neuropsychological rehabilitation

Contact Us

Prof. Agnes Shiel
T +353 91 492 957
E agnes.shiel@nuigalway.ie

PAC code

Structured PhD,

Fees for this course

EU: €4,529 p.a. 2017/18

Non-EU: €13,750 p.a. 2017/18